Boston University defeats Northeastern, 4-3

The first symbolic gesture of what would turn into a frantic and controversial final night of the 35th Beanpot Hockey Tournament at Boston Garden may have been made by Northeastern alumnus John Hickey of Wilton, Conn.

He sent a gift-wrapped red bulb to Boston University goaltender Terry Taillefer, who happens to date his daughter Maura.

The two games on Monday night became games of red lights that went on and red lights that didn't. Boston College presented coach Len Ce...