And just like that, the journalistic jinx kills Hoyle’s shutout. With 7:47 on the board, senior captain John McCarthy spun a feed from the left-wing corner up soph Nick Bonino, standing just inside the left-wing dot. The center popped the one-timer home past the butterflied goalie, bringing the building to a seat-rattling roar.
Gut check time for Harvard. The team’s been living on the edge all evening.