BU Beats UMaine On PP Goals [VIDEO]
The Boston University Terriers scored three powerplay goals and beat the UMaine Black Bears 3-2 in Hockey East play Friday night in Boston.
The loss leaves the Bears at 1-3-1 in HE ( 2-5-1 overall). The Terriers improves to 3-2-1 and 3-4-1.
Maine got a first period goal from Eduards Tralmaks and it stayed 1-0 deep into the second period.
In the final three minutes of the second, BU scored two powerplay goals to swing the game.
The Black Bears answered with a Tim Doherty powerplay goal to tie the game 2-2 with about six minutes to play in the game.
And then, a third goal with an extra attacker by the Terriers got them a victory. The goal came with 1:11 left in the game.
Maine goalie Jeremy Swayman made 39 saves. BU's Jake Oettinger made 36.
Game two of the weekend series is tonight.