The UMass hockey team fell 4-1 last night at Boston College in the first game of the three-game quarterfinal series. The two teams will re-match tonight at Conte Forum (7 PM). Danny Hobbs scored the lone goal for the Minutemen who started the game with great intensity, but after allowing a goal midway through the first period and 14 seconds into the second period, were not able to recover against the top-seeded Eagles.
Boston Globe: BC too much for Minutemen
Boston Herald: Eagles beat Minutemen in playoff opener
Daily Hampshire Gazette: Eagles take first game from UMass in Hockey East series
Springfield Republican: UMass hockey team drops opener of Hockey East quarterfinals, 4-1, to Boston College
USCHO.com: Eagles cruise to 4-1 win over Minutemen