Greg Brown—an alumnus and distinguished defenseman, who has spent the last 14 years of his career alongside Jerry York—is reentering the professional ranks as a New York Rangers assistant coach.
While BC did score four goals on Friday night, it could have actually beaten its crosstown rival, if it weren’t for a handful of turnovers and sloppy special teams play.
The Eagles got off to a hot start in the 275th meeting between the two teams, but the Terriers stormed back with two three-goal stretches in the first and second periods.
For the first time all season, BC scored first against its crosstown rivals. It set the tone for what was a dominant Eagles performance. But many will remember the final five minutes of play and its ensuing fight.
After a season of struggles against Boston University, Boston College bit back when it mattered most, shutting out the Terriers at TD Garden.
With another dreadful performance on the power play, the Eagles lost to the Terriers in the Beanpot for the first time since 2007.
Boston University defeated Boston College, 2-1, at Agganis Arena for the first time since David Quinn became head coach.
With two goals and an assist to go with several blocked shots, Ian McCoshen gave BC one of its best individual performances in a 5-3 win against rival Boston University.