|(above) DU was led by Adam Murray's stellar play on Friday night|
photo credit: Andrew Fielding
The third-ranked University of Denver hockey team traveled across the country to face #1 Boston College on Friday night. In front of a packed house and a national television audience, the Pioneers displayed moxie and came away with a hard fought 4-2 victory.
The Pioneers took the lead on Jason Zucker's early goal in the first period. Beau Bennett, Drew Shore and David Makowski had DU's other three goals.
Eagles head coach Jerry York commended the Boston College fans for the raucous atmosphere inside the Conte Forum.
"The atmosphere was as loud and as [good of a] college hockey atmospheres that we've had here in a long time," York said in his postgame press conference. "It was a terrific place to play."
Adam Murray had an outstanding game in goal.