The Eagles suffered their first nonconference loss of the year in the last game of the regular season against the top-ranked Huskies.
BC must stall the Huskies’ run game and take advantage of their inexperienced linebackers in its season opener on Friday night.
BC came back and salvaged a 4-4 tie against UConn, good enough for the team’s fourth consecutive Hockey East regular season title.
After dropping to No. 13 in the nation, the Eagles face off on Tuesday against the Huskies, which upset No. 1 BU back in November.