Despite Benson’s performance in the net for BC, the Eagles fell to Providence 2–1 in an overtime shootout.
On the backs of Cutter Gauthier, who recorded one goal and one assist, and Mitch Benson, who registered 23 saves, Boston College men’s hockey coasted to a 4–2 win over Brown on the road.
BC hockey earned its first win over Northeastern this season Saturday with a chippy 3–2 victory. Marshall Warren broke the 2–2 tie with his first goal of the season.
The Eagles lacked energy in the first period of their game against Merrimack on Saturday and were never able to recover, falling to the Warriors 5–2.
Boston College men’s hockey dropped the first game of a home-and-home series against Merrimack Friday by a score of 3–1.
A lack of experienced players and penalties plagued BC men’s hockey in its loss to Connecticut.
To follow up Greg Brown’s first career win as head coach, BC men’s hockey took a trip to Northeastern and skated to a 3–3 tie.
BC struggled to generate offense and unraveled in the third quarter in the Eagles’ loss to Quinnipiac on Friday.