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UPDATE: Both Games of BC Men’s Hockey vs. New Hampshire Opening Weekend Postponed

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Possible positive COVID test at UNH pushes back opening night

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According to sources, Friday's Boston College Men’s Hockey game versus the New Hampshire Wildcats has been postponed due to an inconclusive COVID test within the Wildcats’ program.

UPDATE 11/21: We are now hearing that Saturday's game will be postponed as well.

UPDATE 11/20: Friday's postponement has been confirmed by the program as well as by Hockey East, but the game has not been rescheduled yet:

The tentative plan is to play the games on Saturday and Sunday this weekend instead of Friday and Saturday, though you would have to assume that that’s subject to a re-test coming back negative.

No word yet on potential TV for Sunday or whether this will affect whether Saturday’s game will be home/road, but we’ll update this post once we have more information. Unfortunately these games are no longer happening this weekend. Boston College and New Hampshire already have a "flex weekend" scheduled for February 5th-6th, so it would make sense to make those conference games now -- but we're only speculating.

More information to come.