The Friars advance to the Hockey East Championship for the first time since 2001.
UMass goaltender Matt Murray made 31 saves in the shutout.
The freshman forward tallied the game-winning goal 2:11 into the overtime period.
The Friars and Warriors battle for the third and final time this season.
Brian Pinho became the 52nd player in Providence College history to reach the 100-point mark for his career.
BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Appeared in 19 games for the Central Illinois Flying Aces of the USHL in the first half of 2017-18 prior to joining the Friars, totaling two goals, seven assists, and a +7 rating ... Prior to the USHL, Bunz spent the 2016-17 with the Chilliwack Chiefs of the BCHL where he appeared in 49 games in posting nine goals and 18 assists ... also added eight points in 21 playoff games for the Chiefs ... tallied 41 points (23-18-41) as a senior at Middleton High School in 2015-16.
PERSONAL: Born September 4, 1998 … Son of Garry and Tia Bunz … Has two sisters, Olivia and Victoria, and a brother, Jake … undeclared.
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Björkqvist, Hawkey Earn...
Providence College's Kasper Björkqvist (Espoo, Finland) and Hayden Hawkey (Parker, Colo.) earned two of the Hockey East's final weekly honors for the...
Providence Men's Hockey was defeated by Notre Dame, 2-1, in the NCAA East Regional Final on Saturday, March 24 in Bridgeport, Conn.
Men's Hockey Shutouts...
Friars posted their third shutout all-time in NCAA action and their first ever 1-0 shutout in NCAA Tourney action. PC has recorded five shutouts this season...
Men's Hockey Open Practice...
The Friars will take on Clarkson Friday night at 6:30 p.m. on ESPNU at Webster Bank Arena.
No. 7 Men's Hockey, No. 9...
The Friars and Golden Knights meet for the third time in 2017-18 at the NCAA East Regional in Bridgeport, Conn.
Men’s Hockey to Battle...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Providence College men’s hockey team has earned an at-large bid to their program-record fifth consecutive NCAA Tournament ...
No. 9 Men's Hockey Defeated...
The Friars fell to the Terriers by a score of 2-0 on Saturday night at the TD Garden.
No. 9 Men's Hockey Advances ...
BOSTON, Mass. – Sophomore Brandon Duhaime lifted the No. 9 Providence College men's hockey team over No. 7 Northeastern in overtime of the Hockey East ...