Carey helps Boston College advance to hockey final
Thursday, April 5, 2012
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Paul Carey had two goals and Boston College beat Minnesota 6-1 in the Frozen Four semifinals on Thursday night.
The Eagles (32-10-1) will bring an 18-game winning streak into Saturday night's NCAA championship game against Ferris State, which beat Union College 3-1 in the first semifinal. Boston College is seeking its fifth hockey title.
Minnesota (28-14-1) made its first Frozen Four appearance since 2005.
Boston College junior Steven Whitney broke a scoreless tie at the 6:03 mark in the first, and Kevin Hayes and Brian Dumoulin added power-play goals for the Eagles.