Notre Dame announced its withdrawal from the NCAA Tournament on Thursday to send Boston College men’s hockey to the NCAA regional final.
BC men’s hockey fell to UMass Lowell in the semifinals of the Hockey East Tournament on Wednesday after leading 4-1. With the loss, the Eagles will have to wait at least until next season to win their first Hockey East Tournament championship since 2012.
Casey Carreau and Matt Boldy each scored third period goals and the Eagles beat Northeastern 4-2.
Spencer Knight and the Eagles defense held strong during the first sixty minutes but came apart with a costly mistake in OT.
After entering the third period tied at zero with BU, BC’s Jillian Fey and Hannah Bilka scored late goals to push the Eagles to a 2-0 win following a loss the day before.
Eagles captain Marc McLaughlin sniped a shorthanded winner just seconds into overtime to give BC the victory.
Jillian Fey netted the go-ahead goal for Boston College women’s hockey in a 2-1 victory over No. 2 Northeastern on Sunday night.