|1st||7:18||PRV||1-0||EV||Shane Kavanagh (1)||Jason O'Neill/2|
|2nd||1:28||PRV||2-0||EV||Spenser Young (1)||Shane Kavanagh/1, Jason O'Neill/3|
|2nd||5:16||PRV||3-0||EV||Brandon Duhaime (1)||Vincent Desharnais/1, Chase Zieky/1|
|2nd||7:29||BC||1-3||EV||Christopher Grando (2)||Logan Hutsko/2, Aapeli Räsänen/1|
|2nd||10:26||BC||2-3||EV||Casey Fitzgerald (1)||Luke McInnis/2, Logan Hutsko/3|
|3rd||3:47||BC||3-3||EV||Graham McPhee (2)||Jacob Tortora/1, Connor Moore/1|
|OT||1:09||BC||4-3||EV GW||Casey Fitzgerald (2)||Christopher Brown/1, Graham McPhee/1|
|Shots on Goal||1st||2nd||3rd||OT||SOG|
|Team Stats and Records||PP||PIM||SHGF|
|Boston College (1-1-1)||0/3||1/2||0|
|Boston College Goaltending||MIN||GA||1||2||3||OT||Saves|
|Joseph Woll (W, 1-1-1)||61:09||3||9||12||10||0||31|
|Hayden Hawkey (L, 2-1-0)||61:09||4||7||9||5||0||21|
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The No. 9/5 Providence College men's hockey team dropped a 4-3 decision in overtime to No. 13 Boston College on Sunday night at Schneider Arena.
No. 9/5 Providence - 3 | No. 13 Boston College - 4
Providence - 2-1-0 (0-1-0 HEA) | Boston College - 1-1-1 (1-0-0 HEA)
Schneider Arena - Providence, R.I.
Hawkey (PC) - 21 saves
Woll (BC) - 31 saves
- The Friars put Joe Woll to the test early as Kasper Björkqvist and Scott Conway each tested the sophomore netminder from point-blank range in the early minutes of the game.
- Providence jumped out to a 1-0 lead at the 7:18 mark as Shane Kavanagh rifled a shot under the crossbar off a clean faceoff win by Jason O'Neill. The goal was the sophomore's first of the season and fourth of his career.
- The Friars cashed in twice in the opening minutes of the second period to gain a three-goal cushion as sophomores Spenser Young and Brandon Duhaime netted their first goals of the season.
- Chase Zieky registered his first collegiate point on the Duhaime goal.
- The Eagles rallied to tie the game with three-consecutive goals by Chris Grando, Casey Fitzgerald, and Graham McPhee.
- Providence's penalty kill remained strong in the final 10 minutes of the third, killing off two Eagles' opportunities.
- Overall, the Friars are 16-for-17 on the penalty kill this season.
- Casey Fitzgerald notched his second goal of the game to give the Eagles the win at the 1:09 mark of overtime.
- Providence has dropped three straight to the Eagles dating back to last season.
- BC visited Schneider Arena for the first time since Jan. 9, 2016.
- The Friars have had nine different goal scorers this season.
HOW THEY SCORED
1-0 (PC) - 7:18/1st - EV - Shane Kavanagh (O'Neill) - Wrist shot under the crossbar from a faceoff win.
2-0 (PC) - 1:28/2nd - EV - Spenser Young (Kavanagh, O'Neill) - Shot from the right point through a screen.
3-0 (PC) - 5:16/2nd - EV - Brandon Duhaime (Desharnais, Zieky) - Rebound off a shot from Desharnais.
3-1 (BC) - 7:29/2nd - EV - Chris Grando (Hutsko, Rasanen) - One-timer from the bottle of the circles.
3-2 (BC) - 10:26/2nd - EV - Casey Fitzgerald (McInnis, Hutsko) - One-timer from the left circle short side on Hawkey.
3-3 (BC) - 3:47/3rd - EV - Graham McPhee (Tortora, Moore) - Re-direct off a centering pass into the top corner.
4-3 (BC) - 1:09/OT - EV - Casey Fitzgerald (Brown, McPhee) - Snap shot off the post from the top of the circles.
PC GAME HIGHS
Goals: Kavanagh, Young, Duhaime (1)
Assists: O'Neill (2)
Points: Kavanagh, O'Neill (2)
Shots: Björkqvist, Tait (4)
Providence - 0/1
Boston College - 0/3
Providence - 34 (10)
Boston College - 25 (4)
The Friars hit the road for two games in North Country against St. Lawrence (Oct. 20) and Clarkson (Oct. 21).