Terriers to Host Huskies Sunday Afternoon

Terriers to Host Huskies Sunday Afternoon

Women's Ice Hockey (0-4-0, 0-4-0 WHEA) vs. UConn (3-2-1, 0-1-1 WHEA)
Date & Time Sunday, Oct. 22 (3 p.m.) 
Venue Walter Brown Arena - Boston, Mass.
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The Boston University women's ice hockey team will host UConn on Sunday afternoon at Walter Brown Arena. Puck drop is scheduled for 3 p.m.

As part of the team's "Pumpkin Classic," fans in a Halloween costume will be entered to win prizes at the gate. In addition, kids in the eighth grade and under will receive free admission for wearing a costume and can participate in the postgame skate and trick-or-treat with the team. To register, visit GoTerriers.com/PumpkinClassic.

MAINE OFFENDER

  • The Terriers enter Sunday's showdown having dropped a 4-2 decision at Maine on Friday afternoon at Alfond Arena.
  • Freshman Nara Elia and senior Victoria Bach both scored to cut a 3-0 deficit to 3-2, but the Black Bears added an empty-netter in the final minute of regulation.
  • Freshman Kristina Schuler assisted on Elia's second-period strike.
  • Senior goaltender Erin O'Neil made 31 saves.

HAPPY TO BE HOME

  • BU is 0-2-0 this season at Walter Brown, but both losses were by just one goal apiece.
  • The Terriers were tripped up by Merrimack, 2-1, on Sept. 23.
  • BU then suffered a heartbreaking 3-2 overtime loss to then-No. 8 Northeastern on Oct. 6.
  • The Terriers scored first in both contests.

HISTORY WITH THE HUSKIES

  • The Terriers are 23-11-4 all-time against the Huskies, including a 12-6-1 record at Walter Brown Arena.
  • UConn has won the last two tilts against BU, both by 2-1 scores.
  • Those victories were the first for the Huskies over the Terriers since 2010.

BEST OF BU AGAINST UCONN

SCOUTING THE HUSKIES

  • UConn is 2-0-1 in its last three games, including a 2-2 tie in Storrs against No. 3 Boston College on Friday.
  • The Huskies have outscored opponents by a 13-3 margin in those three tilts, all of which were at home.
  • Senior Annie Belanger made 45 saves against BC on Friday and enters Sunday with a 1.22 goals-against average and a .956 save percentage.
  • Freshman Natalie Snodgrass leads the Huskies in both points (8) and assists (5) while sophomore Briana Colangelo has scored a team-best four goals.
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