The defenseman with an electric shot joins Alex Tuch, Adam Gilmour, Thatcher Demko, Steve Santini, and Miles Wood as an underclassman leaving BC early by signing an ELC with the Florida Panthers.
Don’t be deceived by the final score. BC men’s hockey looked thoroughly unprepared to take on Northeastern in the semifinals of the Hockey East Tournament.
The Eagles look to wrap up their Hockey East regular season with a two-game series against UMass Lowell.
BC hockey was a contender from the beginning of the season, but its depth along the blue line has made the Eagles into national championship favorites.
Men’s hockey head coach Jerry York became the first in the sport to win 1,000 games after a 8-0 victory over the University of Massachusetts on Friday evening.
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.
BC put the hurt on again, this time at the expense of the Black Bears, helping Thatcher Demko to his fifth shutout in six games.
Eagles’ goaltender Thatcher Demko put together his best performance of the 2014-15 season with 35 saves against the Fighting Irish, helping BC clinch a first-round bye in the Hockey East Tournament.