#5 BC knocks off #6 UMass 3-0 in Amherst

Boston College hockey players learn to rebound quickly whether after a big victory or a tough loss. Last night the Eagles leaned on the dynamic goaltending of Spencer Knight and the explosive scoring from Alex Newhook (10th goal) and Logan Hutsko (15th goal) to thwart UMass Amherst. Graham McPhee potted his 3rd of the season as well.

Hutsko blazes by everyone to score on a back hand flip
Alex Newhook flicks home an airborne puck for the first Eagle score

The Eagles move into a first-place tie with UMass in Hockey East with two games in hand. The top 6 teams are within 3 points of each other in one of the wildest seasons in recent memory. Check the standings here.

Matt Boldy has an uncanny ability to brake waiting for a teammate to join the rush

BC faces BU in the Beanpot Monday night at 8:00. This game does not count as a conference game. BU has quietly rebounded from a slow start and have climbed up to within one point of BC in the conference standing.

Highlights of the UMass game can be seen here.

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