0:00 : BC starts the period on the power play, and Brian Boyle is a force down low, but the Eagles fail to score.
2:20: One too many Eagles means a power play for the Sioux.
3:15: North Dakota gets the lead back with a power play goal. Oshie’s shot from a tight angle rebounds off the back boards and to the near post, where Toews swats it across the goal line. After a video review, it’s a goal. Everyone in the house already knew that. 2-1 Sioux.
3:27: BC gets another man advantage as Porter goes off for interference.
5:27: Lamoureux makes some dandy saves and clears his crease. Penalty over.
13:00: Boston College’s Joe Rooney clangs one off the post glove side.
13:27: Penalty North Dakota. Fabian for hooking.
15:21: Lamoureux comes up big time and time again, but the Eagles finally get one past him. Bertram gets his second of the game, putting in a rebound. We’re tied at two.
16:28: TV timeout. Shots unofficially 18-5 in favor of BC this period.
16:58: BC’s Mike Brennan heads to the box for interference. Great save by Schneider right off the bat.
20:00: Penalty over and then period over. Shots on goal are 34-19 in favor of BC for the game, 20-7 for the period.
Stay tuned for the third period in a separate blog post.