PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The No. 12 Providence College men's hockey team fell to the No. 2 Boston College Eagles, 9-0, in Schneider Arena on Saturday, December 5.
No. 12 Providence - 0 | No. 2 Boston College- 9
Providence - 0-2-0 (0-0-0 HEA) | Boston College - 4-0-0 (2-0-0 HEA)
Schneider Arena - Providence, RI.
Gabe Mollot-Hill (PC) - 21 saves; Anton Martinsson (PC) - 2 saves
Spencer Knight (BC) - 36 saves
- Matt Boldy put the Eagles on the board 4:25 into the opening stanza. Boldy's goal was followed with a second by Marc McLaughlin six minutes later, leaving the Friars down 2-0 going into the first intermission.
-The Eagles extended its lead with three goals in the middle frame from Nikita Nesterenko, Colby Ambrosio, and Matt Boldy, consecutively, heading into the final period 5-0.
-The Eagles closed out the game with four goals in the third period from Logan Hutsko, Trevor Kuntar (2), and Colby Ambrosio.
-Sixteen different players recorded a shot on goal for Providence.
- Mollot-Hill stopped 21-of-28 shots he faced tonight.
-Graduate transfer Anton Martinsson made his Friar debut on Saturday night.
- Michael Callahan and Brett Berard had a team-high of four shots on goal apiece.
- The shutout marked the second time that Providence was blanked this season.
PC GAME HIGHS
Shots: Callahan, Berard (4)
Providence - 0/3
Boston College - 0/7
Providence - 36
Boston College - 32
The Friars are back in action on Saturday, Dec. 19 with a home-and-home series against UMass. PC will travel to Amherst, Mass. for game one at 3:30p.m. with the Minutemen coming to Providence to finish the series on Sunday, December 20 at 5:00 p.m.