BC played a sloppy game against its crosstown rival, Northeastern, notching several huge penalties and going cold on offense for long stretches despite excellent defensive performances by Thatcher Demko and the penalty kill.
Jerry York’s team is off to its best start with him at the helm (11-1-0) after BC took revenge on UConn with a 5-1 victory at Hartford’s XL Center.
The Eagles nearly succumbed to Michigan State’s third period onslaught, but Miles Wood’s goal with under two minutes to play clinched BC’s eighth consecutive win.
The Eagles’ goaltender became the second goalie in the sport’s history to shut out six opponents in a seven-game span.
The Eagles won in thrilling fashion, taking revenge on the Pioneers with a Matty Gaudreau with 35 seconds to go in the game.
BC hockey’s third line of Austin Cangelosi, Chris Calnan, and Miles Wood set the tone for the Eagles in a rout of the Wisconsin Badgers.
Charged by Austin Cangelosi, the No. 3-ranked Eagles chased Wisconsin goaltender Adam Miller, on their way to a convincing win.
Loaded with talent, this group of nine newcomers has immediately improved BC hockey on all fronts, but York won’t call them the best ever quite yet.