Vermont Catamounts (7-13-4, 4-9-4 Hockey East) vs. No. 5/5 Boston College Eagles (14-7-2, 11-6-1 Hockey East)
Time: 7:00 PM
Date: Friday, February 1, 2013
Place: Chestnut Hill, Ma.
Arena: Conte Forum / Kelley Rink
Radio: FM 98.5, The Sports Hub
Announcers: Ryan Johnston (play-by-play) and Ken Hodge (analyst)
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Series: BC and Vermont have previously met 45 times. Boston College leads the all-time series 29-12-4.
Last Meeting at Conte Forum: Boston College 4, Vermont 0 (March 3, 2012)
Last Five Meetings:
W - Boston College 4, Vermont 0 (March 3, 2012)
W - Boston College 5, Vermont 1 (March 2, 2012)
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)
Trends: The Eagles sweep the three-game league series last season by a combined score of 15 to 2, which included a 4-0 shutout in the last meeting back on March 3rd. Boston College's power play is best in the conference at 21.5% (20-93), despite going 1-for-8 last weekend vs. Maine. The Catamounts are 14 for their last 16 (87.5%) on the penalty kill in the last three games after going 6-for-6 on Saturday vs. UMass, the second-best power play in the league.
Vermont's Leading Scorers: Sr. Chris McCarthy (6-12-18), So. Jacob Fallon (7-9-16), So. Kyle Reynolds (6-7-13)
Vermont's Leading Goaltender: Fr. Brody Hoffman (7-13-4, 2.96 GAA, .904 SV%)
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