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The Eagles men's hockey team hosts 5th ranked New Hampshire at Conte Forum this afternoon at 4 PM.
No. 5/5 New Hampshire Wildcats (16-8-3, 11-7-2 Hockey East) vs. No. 4/4 Boston College Eagles (17-8-2, 12-7-1 Hockey East)
Time: 4:00 PM Eastern
Date: Sunday, February 17, 2013
Place: Chestnut Hill, Mass.
Arena: Kelley Rink / Conte Forum
Online Audio: bceagles.com
Announcers: Adam Kaufman (play-by-play) and Andy Powers (analyst)
Twitter News Feed: @BCHockeyNews
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Series: BC and New Hampshire have previously met 140 times. Boston College leads the all-time 65-63-12.
Last Meeting: New Hampshire 2, Boston College 1 (January 12, 2013)
Last Meeting at Conte: Boston College 5, New Hampshire 2 (January 11, 2013)
Last Five Meetings:
L - New Hampshire 2, Boston College 1 (January 12, 2013)
W - Boston College 5, New Hampshire 2 (January 11, 2013)
W - Boston College 3, New Hampshire 2 (OT) (January 28, 2012)
W - Boston College 4, New Hampshire 3 (January 27, 2012)
W - Boston College 5, New Hampshire 1 (October 15, 2011)
Trends: BC won all three meetings last year and had a six-game win streak over the Wildcats snapped on January 12 in Durham. The senior class is 9-4-2 in 15 previous meetings with the Wildcats. Boston College's senior class would improve to 110-33-7 in four seasons with a victory. York is searching for career win #931.
New Hampshire's Leading Scorers: Jr. Kevin Goumas (10-22-32), So. Grayson Downing (11-10-21), So. Trevor van Riemsdyk (6-14-20)
New Hampshire's Leading Goaltender: So. Casey DeSmith (15-6-3, 2.16 GAA, .928 SV%)
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