Maine Hockey Can’t Hold On Against Boston University 

The rivalry between Maine and Boston Unviersity is one of the fiercest in college hockey. Earlier this season, the two teams skated to a tie in Boston. Tonight the old foes back at it. This time at the Alfond.In a game you could see on TV Five, sophmoore Shawn Sirman in net against junior Kieran Millan. He won a national title with BU his freshman year.1-0 BU in the second period. The Black Bears come alive. A home-run pass Robby Dee to Spencer Abbott. An absolute rocket.Check this one again, a fantastic goal. We’re tied at one.Just 21 seconds later, it’s Spencer Abbott again. This one looks just like the last play. 14 goals this year for the junior.Maine not done. Less than a minute later. A poor clearance in front, it’s Tanner House. The captain scores. Three goals for maine in 72 seconds. 3-1 Black Bears.BU grabbed a goal a little later to make it 3-2. Then with 7:46 remaining, Wade Megan ties things up. The Alfond goes silent.Less than four minutes into the third, David Warsofsky lights the lamp. Then the Terriers celebrate the goal right in front of the Maine bench. Will there be a retribution this weekend by the black bears? 4-3 BU.Maine with chanecs late, Kyle Beatie rings the post, Millan falls on it. Many fans thought it was in. Watch the replay. BU grabs a huge win 4-3 over UMaine.A tough loss for the Black Bears. After the game, head coach Tim Whitehead talked about Kieran Millan’s performance for BU and how his team can bounce back.