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Sophomore forward Shane Bowers scored twice for the Terriers
Boston University Rallies Past Providence, 4-3
Sophomore forward Shane Bowers scored twice for the Terriers

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Boston University Terriers rallied from a third period deficit to claim a 4-3 win over the No. 7/8 Providence College men's hockey team on Saturday night at Schneider Arena.


SCORE

No. 7/8 Providence - 3 | Boston University - 4

RECORDS

Providence - 12-6-4 (6-4-1 HEA) | Boston University - 8-8-3 (7-5-2 HEA)

VENUE

Schneider Arena - Providence, R.I.

GOALIES

Hayden Hawkey (PC) - 22 saves
Jake Oettinger (BU) - 33 saves


NOTES

- The Friars rushed out to a quick 2-0 lead within the opening 10 minutes of the first period.

- Josh Wilkins's one-timer on the power play, his eighth strike of the season, put the Friars up 1-0 at 6:30.

- Scott Conway put home his team-leading 10th goal of the season at 9:19 to give Providence a two-goal cushion.

- The Terriers tied things up with a pair of unanswered goals from Shane Bowers, with the tying goal coming midway through the second period.

- Conway added his second of the night just 11 seconds into the third period to put Providence up 3-2.

- Boston University responded just 2"57 later as David Farrance's drive from the point found its way through traffic on a delayed penalty.

- The Terriers went ahead for good on Logan Cockerill's third goal of the season at 8:03.

- Providence was forced to kill a five-minute major to conclude the game, but nearly tied it as Matt Koopman picked off a pass and raced in alone but Oettinger got a piece of his shot with the blocker.

- Wilkins extended his career-long point streak to 12 games (6-12-18). He leads the Friars in scoring with 24 points overall. The point streak is the longest in the NCAA this season.

- Jack Dugan's career-long point streak was snapped at six games.

- Conway now has eight goals over his last seven games.

- Jay O'Brien extended his point streak to four games (2-2-4).


HOW THEY SCORED

1-0 (PC) - 6:30/1st - PP - Josh Wilkins (Bryson, O'Brien) - One-timer from the top of the right circle off a pass from Bryson.

2-0 (PC) - 9:19/1st - EV - Scott Conway (Duhaime, Thompson) - Duhaime jumped on a loose puck in the front of the net, his initial shot was stopped but Conway finished off the rebound.

2-1 (BU) - 11:09/1st - DP - Shane Bowers (Farrance, Carpenter) - Backhand over the shoulder on the short side during a delayed penalty.

2-2 (BU) - 11:07/2nd - EV - Shane Bowers (Farabee, Fabbro) - One-timer from the right faceoff circle off a rush.

3-2 (PC) - :11/3rd - EV - Scott Conway (Bryson, Young) - Chipped a backhand off his own rebound past Oettinger.

3-3 (BU) - 3:07/3rd - DP - David Farrance (Carpenter) - Slap shot from the point through a screen.

4-3 (BU) - 8:03/3rd - EV - Logan Cockerill (Carpenter, Kotkansalo) - Snap shot on the off-wing past the glove of Hawkey.


PC GAME HIGHS

Goals: Conway (2)
Assists: Bryson (2)
Points: Conway, Bryson (2)
Shots: Conway, Dugan (5)


POWER PLAYS

Providence - 1/5
Boston University - 0/5


SHOTS

Providence - 36
Boston University - 26


UP NEXT

The Friars are right back in action on Tuesday (Jan. 15) for the 33rd Mayor's Cup against Brown at Meehan Auditorium.

Game Summary

Saturday, January 12, 2019

4
3
Game statistics
26 Shots 36
0 / 5 Power Plays 1 / 5
5 / 10 PIM 6 / 23
8-8-3 Records 12-6-4
GOAL SCORERS
Boston University Providence
Josh Wilkins (8)
1st/6:30 PP
Scott Conway (10)
1st/9:19
Shane Bowers (6)
1st/11:09  EA DP
Shane Bowers (7)
2nd/11:07
Scott Conway (11)
3rd/0:11
David Farrance (2)
3rd/3:07  DP
Logan Cockerill (3)
3rd/8:03  GW
GOALTENDERS
Boston University Providence
Jake Oettinger
59:54, 33 Saves, 3 GA
(W, 8-8-3)

Empty Net
0:06, 0 GA
Hayden Hawkey
59:12, 22 Saves, 4 GA
(L, 12-6-3)

Empty Net
0:48, 0 GA