HARTFORD -- Welcome inside the XL Center for tonight's first ever meeting between Boston College and the University of Connecticut in the first Hockey East home game for the Huskies. It's also a clash of pupil against teacher as second year UConn head coach Mike Cavanaugh takes on his former boss, legendary BC head coach Jerry York.
The goaltending matchup will feature two sophomores. Vancouver Canucks prospect Thatcher Demko gets the nod for Boston College while UConn counters with Rob Nichols.
Puck drop is set for 7 p.m. Here are the line combinations for both teams for tonight's Hockey East tilt.
Boston College (4-2-0)
24 Zach Sanford - 19 Ryan Fitzgerald - 12 Alex Tuch
27 Quinn Smith - 26 Austin Cangelosi - 9 Brendan Silk
17 Destry Straight - 14 Adam Gilmour - 11 Chris Calnan
15 Cam Spiro - 18 Michael Sit - 10 Danny Linell
3 Ian McCoshen - 7 Noah Hanifin
2 Scott Savage - 5 Michael Matheson
8 Travis Jeke - 4 Teddy Doherty
30 Thatcher Demko - 1 Brian Billett - 29 Brad Barone
24 Patrick Kirtland - 23 Kasperi Ojantakanen - 11 Corey Ronan
8 Spencer Naas - 9 Shawn Pauly - 18 Trevor Gerling
17 Ryan Tyson - 6 Johnny Austin - 28 Joey Ferriss
21 Jeff Wight - 10 Jesse Schwartz - 19 Evan Richardson
22 David Drake - 5 Jacob Poe
2 Derek Pratt - 3 Ryan Segalla
4 Kyle Huson - 7 Joona Kunnas
31 Rob Nichols - 1 Tom Cumunale - 35 Steve Thulin
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