via Amy Blenk, BC Interruption
The Eagles men's hockey team looks to salvage two points this weekend on the road at Matthews against the Northeastern Huskies.
No. 2/2 Boston College Eagles (13-5-2, 10-4-1 Hockey East) vs. Northeastern Huskies (7-10-2, 4-8-2 Hockey East)
Time: 7:00 PM Eastern
Date: Saturday, January 19, 2013
Place: Boston, Ma.
Arena: Matthews Arena
Online Audio: bceagles.com
Announcers: Adam Kaufman (play-by-play) and Bobby Allen (analyst)
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Series: BC and Northeastern have previously met 218 times. Boston College leads the all-time series 156-48-14.
Last Meeting: Boston College 3, Northeastern 0 (October 20, 2012)
Last Meeting at Matthews: Northeastern 3, Boston College 1 (October 13, 2012)
Last Five Meetings:
W - Boston College 3, Northeastern 0 (October 20, 2012)
L - Northeastern 3, Boston College 1 (October 13, 2012)
W - Boston College 7, Northeastern 1 (Feb. 6, 2012, 2012 Beanpot)
W - Boston College 2, Northeastern 1 (Jan.14, 2012)
W - Boston College 2, Northeastern 1 (Nov. 11, 2011)
Trends: Boston College is officially in Slump Time (TM), having won just three of the last nine games played. The Eagles are just 4-3-1 on the road in Hockey East play this season, outscoring opponents 21-20. Northeastern is 2-2-2 in HEA play at home, getting out scored 15-13 at home. The Huskies have won only three games in their last 10, but were a 6-5 winner over Boston University last night at Agganis.
Northeastern's Leading Scorers: Fr. Kevin Roy (10-13-23), Jr. Cody Ferriero (8-6-14), Sr. Vinny Saponari (4-10-14)
Northeastern's Leading Goaltender: Sr. Chris Rawlings (7-6-1, 2.53 GAA, .921 SV%)
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