January 19 Hockey East Power Rankings: Eagles Soar, Then Sore

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Apr 10, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Boston College Eagles goalie Thatcher Demko (30) makes a save against the Union Dutchmen during the second period in the semifinals of the Frozen Four college ice hockey tournament at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports

Boston College hockey could have taken a step forward in the January 19 Hockey East power rankings. All they did instead was cancel out a huge victory.

Such is the problem when you beat the second-best team in the nation in their own building on Friday night and then fall to one of the worst teams in Division I men’s hockey less than 48 hours later. Even in the hockey program, Boston College sports teams cannot help but deal themselves needless setbacks.

How about the rest of the conference and where they stand with about a month and a half to go until the conference tournament?

January 19 Hockey East Power Rankings: Top Third

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