Boston University defeats Boston College, 5-1

They lowered the Beanpot curtain for the final time in 66-year-old Boston Garden last night, a suitably nostalgic occasion in the barn on Causeway Street that has staged 42 of the tournament's 43 renditions.

The Beanpot has been a town-and-gown occasion in the building through parts of five decades, and this was a night for the 14,448 who managed to secure a ticket to became part of Garden lore before it gives way to Shawmut Center later this year.

There was a good dose...