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2013-14 Boston College Hockey: Penn State Game Thread (7:30 PM,

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Boston College hockey will battle Penn State tonight at 7:30 for the Three Rivers Classic title at CONSOL Energy Center.


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No. 7/6 Boston College Eagles (11-4-2, 6-1-1 Hockey East) vs. Penn St. Nittany Lions (4-9-1, 0-2-0 Big Ten)

What: Three Rivers Classic final
Time: 7:30 PM Eastern
Date: Saturday, December 28, 2013
Place: Pittsburgh, Pa.
Arena: CONSOL Energy Center
Capacity: 18,387

TV: Nope
WEEI 850 AM,
Announcers: Jon Rish (play-by-play) and Andy Powers (analyst)
Twitter News Feed: @BCHockeyNews
Join the Conversation on Twitter: #BCHockey #WeareBC #BCvsPSU

First ever meeting between Boston College and Penn State.

Trends: After a 1-2-1 stretch of play from November 15 to November 29, the Eagles have now won three straight. The Eagles are 5-3-1 in non-conference play, but are just 1-2-1 against Big Ten opponents this season. Boston College is outscoring non-conference opponents 46-22 this season; 15-13 in road/neutral contests.

Penn State's Leading Scorers: So. Eric Scheid (8-4-12), So. Luke Juha (4-5-9), Fr. Ricky DeRosa (3-5-8), Fr. David Goodwin (3-5-8)
Penn State's Leading Goaltender: So. Matthew Skoff (4-5-1, 3.14 GAA, .903 SV%)

Leave your thoughts on the game below. Go Eagles!