Boston College defeats Northeastern, 8-2

With 5:28 remaining in the second period of the 31st Beanpot Tournament's championship game last night in steamy Boston Garden, Boston College's Bill McDonough fielded a little poke pass from Lee Blossom, turned it on as he swept through center ice and went in alone to beat Northeastern's Mark Davidner.

When the puck went in the net and everybody on the BC bench started warming up to what now seemed inevitable, there was Blossom, kneeling and alone, throwing both arms i...