Battle of Comm Ave on Deck in Hockey East Game of the Week

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – The Boston College ladies’s hockey staff will face rival Boston University in a Hockey East home-and-home sequence this weekend.

The Eagles and Terriers will face off at 6 p.m. on Friday at Kelley Rink earlier than a three p.m. assembly on Saturday at Walter Brown Arena.
 
Friday’s Battle of Commonwealth Avenue is the Hockey East Game of the Week and can air are living on NESN. Additionally, each video games will move are living on ESPN+.
 
GAME 7 | Boston University at RV/RV Boston College
Friday, Oct. 21, 2022 | 6 p.m.
Kelley Rink | Chestnut Hill, Mass. | NESN
 
GAME 8 | RV/RV Boston College at Boston University 
Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022 | 3 p.m.
Walter Brown Arena | Boston | ESPN+
 
 WHAT’S ON TAP
• Boston College and Boston University will renew the Battle of Commonwealth Avenue this weekend with a home-and-home sequence.
• The groups will face off on Friday evening at Kelley Rink in the Hockey East Game of the Week after which meet once more on Saturday afternoon at Walter Brown Arena.
• The Eagles and Terriers met two times closing season with each groups selecting up a win on domestic ice.
• BC is coming off an 0-1-1 weekend towards #11 Penn State whilst BU break up a chain with New Hampshire.
 
A WIN ON FRIDAY WOULD . . .
• Move the Eagles to 34-24-7 all-time towards the Terriers with a mark of 14-10-4 at Kelley Rink.
• Bump BC to 4-2-1 total and 3-0-0 in Hockey East play.
 
ABOUT BOSTON COLLEGE
• Boston College enters the weekend at 3-2-1 total and 2-0-0 in Hockey East play.
• The Eagles hosted #11 Penn State this previous weekend, losing a 3-2 sport on Friday and scuffling with to a 2-2 tie on Saturday.
Hannah Bilka and Kate Ham each driven their level streaks to 4 video games over the weekend.
• Bilka leads the Eagles in issues (9), objectives (4), assists (5) and pictures on objective (29) whilst Abby Newhook (3-3-6) sits 2d in scoring with six issues and Ham (3-2-5) sits 3rd with 5.
• Thirteen Eagles have discovered the scoresheet over the first six video games together with 9 with a couple of issues.
Abigail Levy has long past 2-1-1 with a .939 save proportion, 1.96 objectives towards reasonable and one shutout whilst Grace Campbell is 1-1-0 with a .933 save proportion and a pair of.02 objectives towards reasonable.
 
ABOUT BOSTON UNIVERSITY
• The Terriers deliver an total report of 2-2-0 and a mark of 1-1-0 in Hockey East play after splitting a chain with New Hampshire closing weekend.
• Clara Yuhn (2-1-3), Julia Nearis (1-2-3) and Jesse DeVito (0-3-3) lead BU in scoring with 3 issues every whilst 13 overall Terriers have discovered the field ranking.
• Andrea Brandli and Callie Shanahan have each observed time between the pipes for BU … Brandli is 2-0-0 after making 45 saves throughout two shutout performances whilst Shanahan is 0-2-0 with a 2.95 objectives towards reasonable and .922 save proportion.
• In addition to a 2-0 win at UNH closing Friday, BU skated to a 4-0 win over RPI in the season-opener on Oct. 7.
 
SERIES HISTORY AGAINST BOSTON UNIVERSITY
• BC maintains the total lead in the all-time sequence at 33-24-7 … the Eagles have a mark of 13-10-4 towards the Terriers at Conte Forum and 15-11-2 at Walter Brown Arena … BC has the edge at impartial websites, 5-3-1.
• The Eagles are 4-6-0 in the closing 10 tilts with the Terriers and 2-3-0 in the closing 5.
• The Terriers took the first assembly of the 2021-22 season, a wild 5-4 affair at Walter Brown Arena on Nov. 21 … the Eagles then earned a 3-0 win at domestic in February.
• BC and BU met in 3 directly Hockey East Tournament championship video games (2014-16), with the Eagles snapping the Terriers two-tournament profitable streak in 2016.
• The two colleges met a large number of occasions in the Beanpot earlier than the two systems’ ascension to D1 standing (BC in 1994-95 and BU in 2005-06) … the groups met 10 occasions whilst BC used to be a D1 program and earlier than BU transitioned to D1 standing in 2005-06, with the Eagles profitable all 10 video games.
• Eleven Eagles have a minimum of one level towards the Terriers.
Kelly Browne leads all present Eagles in scoring towards BU with 8 issues … she has 5 objectives and 3 assists, with 4 objectives coming on the energy play.
Hannah Bilka has 5 issues on two objectives and 3 assists whilst Alexie Guay has 5 issues on one objective and 4 assists.
Sidney Fess scored her first profession objective towards the Terriers on Nov. 21, 2021.
• Two of Abigail Levy’s 4 shutouts at Boston College have come towards Boston University, doing it with a 35-save efficiency on Feb. 20, 2021 and a 32-save efficiency on Feb. 5, 2022.
Katie Crowley has a 28-23-6 profession mark towards Boston University
 
IT’S WORTH NOTING…
Olivia O’Brien is tied for 3rd in Hockey East with 67 face-off wins and leads all gamers in the nation that experience taken over 60 attracts with a 72 % winning-percentage.
• Defender Cailin Flynn lately leads the Eagles and all Hockey East newbies with 11 blocked pictures.
Kate Ham and Hannah Bilka are each driving four-game level streaks … each gamers have registered a minimum of one level in 5 out of six contests this season,
 

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