BC’s relentless pressure on net, ability to kill off power plays, and physicality fueled their dominance over the Black Bears.
Boston College men’s hockey put up 59 shots on Maine but struggled to convert until the second period and walked away with a 3-0 win.
Alex Newhook and Mike Hardman each scored two goals and the Eagles trounced the River Hawks 7-1.
The Eagles blew a 3-1 third-period lead, but Marshall Warren scored three minutes into overtime to give BC the victory.
Jack McBain notched two goals, and Matt Boldy scored the game winner for Boston College men’s hockey in a 4-3 season-opening win over UMass.
Boston College men’s hockey freshman Trevor Kuntar, Eamon Powell, and Colby Ambrosio were selected of the 2020 NHL Draft last Wednesday.