Heidar Aegisson scored his first goal of the season in his return from injury, but Duke countered with two goals from Ian Murphy and held off a late BC rally, edging the Eagles on Friday night.
BC snapped its six-game scoreless streak against the Tigers, and Simon Enstrom logged a pair of goals, including the game-winner in the 88th minute to knock of Clemson for the first time since 2009.
Beto Luna grabbed his first goal of the season for the Eagles in the seventh minute before being red-carded late in the second half, while goalkeeper Antonio Chavez Borrelli made a career-high nine saves.
Facing off against UMass for the first time in 11 years, the Eagles rallied back from a pair of one-goal deficits, most notably scoring in the 88th minute, to force a 2-2 draw in the teams’ first exhibition of the 2018 season.
The Hokies extended BC’s conference losing streak on Friday evening, edging out a 1-0 victory at Newton Campus Field.