Fourth-ranked Boston College’s NCAA-best 10-game winning streak came to an end Friday night at the hands of No. 10 University of Massachusetts in the opener of a home-and-home series. The Minutemen, despite being outshot, 42-24, took the win, 3-1, at Conte Forum.
It was the first 10-game win streak for the Eagles since October and November of 2015.
John Leonard opened the scoring for UMass (14-6-1, 7-3-1 Hockey East) with his 13th goal of the season at 10:51 of the first period. BC’s Alex Newhook evened the score at 18:13.