Vermont Catamounts (6-25-1, 3-21-1 Hockey East) vs. No. 1/1 Boston College Eagles (23-10-1, 17-7-1 Hockey East)
Time: 7:38 PM
Date: Friday, March 2, 2012
Place: Chestnut Hill, Ma.
Arena: Conte Forum / Kelley Rink
TV: CBS Sports Network
TV Announcers: Eric Frede (play-by-play), Dave Starman (analyst) and Shireen Saski (rinkside)
Radio: FM 98.5, The Sports Hub
Radio Announcers: Ryan Johnston (play-by-play) and Ken Hodge (analyst)
Online: bceagles.com, cbsbostonsports.com
Mobile: CBS Boston application, iPhone & Android
Series: BC and Vermont have previously met 43 times. Boston College leads the all-time series 27-12-4.
Last Meeting: Boston College 6, Vermont 1 (February 10, 2012)
Last Meeting at Conte Forum: Boston College 6, Vermont 0 (November 28, 2010)
Last Five Meetings:
W - Boston College 6, Vermont 1 (February 10, 2012)
W - Boston College 6, Vermont 0 (November 28, 2010)
L - Vermont 5, Boston College 3 (November 13, 2010)
W - Boston College 3, Vermont 2 (November 12, 2010)
W - Boston College 3, Vermont 0 (Hockey East Semifinal, March 19, 2010)
Trends: BC is currently riding a nine game win streak, the longest streak in Division I. BC has a 7-0 edge in shutouts in the all-time series with Vermont. The Eagles magic number is at three points heading into the weekend to clinch their 11th regular-season championship in school history. Parker Milner was 7-0 record with a 0.98 GAA and a .962 save percentage for the Eagles in the month of February.
Vermont's Leading Scorers: Jr. Sebastian Stalberg (12-19-31), Fr. Kyle Reynolds (10-13-23), Sr. Drew MacKenzie (7-16-23)
Vermont's Leading Goaltender: Sr. Rob Madore (5-19-1, 3.80 GAA, .8.75 SV%)
Leave your thoughts on the game below. Go Eagles!
Prediction: Boston College 5, Vermont 3