Goaltender Maddy McArthur faced 39 shots while Boston College women’s hockey only put up 19, but the Eagles outlasted visiting UConn.
Boston College women’s hockey held the lead through the first period, but Northeastern ran away with the game in the final frame.
Boston College women’s hockey got revenge on the team that knocked it out of the playoffs last year with a 5-3 win over UConn on Friday.
Freshman Hannah Bilka had two goals and the Eagles matched their 2015-16 National Championship runner-up team with a 6-0 start to the season.
Lindsay Agnew had three goals and two assists and the Eagles didn’t take their foot off the gas pedal, using a five-goal second period to cruise to an 8-0 rout of the visiting Warriors.
Cayla Barnes scored twice, and while BC nearly squandered a 4-1 third period lead, it hung on to escape New York with a one-goal win over the Orange to move to a perfect 4-0 on the season.
An injury to senior assistant captain Delaney Belinskas put a damper on a defensive-dominated 2-0 win for the Eagles over Merrimack on Friday night in the season opener.