Win one for York, boys!
No. 1/1 Boston College Eagles (10-1-0, 8-1-0 Hockey East) vs. No. 9/9 Boston University Terriers (7-4-0, 5-3-0 Hockey East)
Time: 7:40 PM Eastern
Date: Friday, November 30, 2012
Place: Boston, Ma.
Arena: Agganis Arena
TV: NBC Sports Network
TV Announcers: Mike Emrick (play-by-play), Pierre McGuire (analyst)
Radio: FM 98.5, The Sports Hub
Radio Announcers: Ryan Johnston (play-by-play), Ken Hodge (analyst)
Online Audio: bceagles.com
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Series: BC and BU have previously met 258 times. BU leads the all-time series 128-114-17.
Last Meeting at Agganis: Boston College 4, Boston University 2 (November 11, 2012)
Last Five Meetings:
W - Boston College 4, Boston University 2 (November 11, 2012)
W - Boston College 3, Boston University 2 (OT) (February 13, 2012)
W - Boston College 6, Boston University 1 (December 3, 2011)
L - Boston University 5, Boston College 3 (December 2, 2011)
L - Boston University 5, Boston College 0 (November 13, 2011)
Trends: York needs one win to tie Ron Mason and two victories to break the all-time NCAA wins record. Mason recorded 924 victories in his career at Lake Superior State, Bowling Green and Michigan State. With three points - one goal and two assists - against Dartmouth, senior alternate captain Steven Whitney has 96 points - 36 goals and 60 assists - in 133 career games. BC's win marked the team's 10th straight - and 29th in the last 30 games dating back to last January. It also marked the first time BC has started a season with a 10-1-0 record since Len Ceglarski's 1978-79 club (via BCEagles.com).
Boston University's Leading Scorers: So. Cason Hohmann (3-9-12), Sr. Wade Megan (7-4-11), Fr. Matt Grzelcyk (1-9-10)
Boston University's Leading Goaltender: Fr. Matt O'Connor (5-2-0, 1.90 GAA, .939 SV%)
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Prediction: Boston College 4, Boston University 3