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2013-14 Boston College Hockey: Penn State Game Thread (7:00 PM, Big Ten Digital Network)

No. 2 Boston College puts its 10-game unbeaten streak on the line in Happy Valley; The Eagles defeated Penn State, 8-2, in their first meeting on Dec. 28, 2013.


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No. 2 Boston College Eagles (17-4-2, 11-1-1 Hockey East) vs. Penn St. Nittany Lions (4-14-1, 0-6-0 Big Ten)

Time: 7:00 PM Eastern
Date: Saturday, January 25, 2014
Place: State College, Pa.
Arena: Pegula Ice Arena
Capacity: 6,000

TV: Big Ten Digital Network
Announcers: Jon Rish (play-by-play) and Andy Powers (analyst)
Twitter News Feed: @BCHockeyNews
Join the Conversation on Twitter: #BCHockey #WeareBC #BCvsPSU

Opponent Blog: Black Shoe Diaries

Series: Boston College leads the all-time series 1-0.
First Meeting: Boston College 8, Penn State 2 (December 28, 2013)
Last Meeting: Boston College 8, Penn State 2 (December 28, 2013)

Trends: Boston College is 2-2-1 vs. the Big Ten this season, defeating Wisconsin (9-2) and Penn State (8-2) and tying Minnesota (3-3). Penn State has lost four straight games while BC is riding a 10 game unbeaten streak (9-0-1). Johnny Gaudreau leads the nation in points (2.00) and goals (0.88) per game. #JohnnyHockey is riding a 19-game point streak. BC is 8-1-1 at home this year; 6-3-2 on the road.

Penn State's Leading Scorers: So. Eric Scheid (9-5-14), So. Luke Juha (4-8-12), Fr. David Goodwin (4-6-10)
Penn State's Leading Goaltender: So. Matthew Skoff (4-7-1, 3.39 GAA, .895 SV%)

Leave your thoughts on the game below. Go Eagles!