Kristofer Konradsson scored in the fourth minute and it proved enough for the Eagles to win their second game in a row to start the year, beating their crosstown rival.
Adam French scored his first career goal, Amos Shapiro-Thompson opened his scoring ledger in his first game in a BC uniform, and the Eagles started the season with a 2-0 shutout of the Wildcats.
Behind goals from fresh faces in Alex Mieles and Mike Suski, BC broke a 1-1 tie and pulled away from the visiting Friars in its first action of the fall.
Abe Bibas saved a goal with a goal line block and scored on a diving header, but the Eagles were outshot 14-7 and did not register a shot for the final 28 minutes in their ACC Tournament loss to the Wolfpack.
Trevor Davock scored an equalizer early in the second half and BC outshot the No. 2 team in the country, but it was Wake Forest’s 75th minute goal that handed the Eagles another one-goal loss.
Simon Enstrom scored in the second minute—off of an assist from goaltender Antonio Chavez-Borelli nonetheless—and the Eagles escaped another one-goal decision with a win.
For the third straight match, BC was done in by a single goal, losing to Notre Dame in what was yet another heartbreaking conference game.
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.