The series opens at 7:05 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 20 at Schneider Arena
Kevin Rooney scored two goals to lead the Friar offense.
Both games of the series will be televised nationally on the NBC Sports Network.
Nick Saracino notched his first career hat trick and the Friars hosted Drew Brown Night at Schneider Arena.
Ross Mauermann and Brooks Behling scored for the Friars.
2013-14 Honors and Awards
2x HEA Weekly Top Performer (11/18, 11/25)
2013-14: Registered his first goal of the season in the 3-2 win over Miami (10/25) ... Tallied a season-high two assists in a 3-0 win at Vermont (11/16) ... Finished with a career-high 10 assists.
2012-13 Honors and Awards
HEA Weekly Top Performer (10/22, 10/29)
HEA All-Academic Team
2012-13: Played in 23 games while scoring three goals and notching four assists for seven points ... One of five Friars with a shorthanded goal ... Made his Friar debut against Sacred Heart (10/12) and recorded an assist for his first career point ... Had his first career multi-point game with two assists at fourth-ranked Miami (10/20) ... Scored his first career goal against Maine (10/26), notching the game winner in Providence's 3-2 victory ... Also had goals in PC's 4-4 tie versus UVM (12/20) and 3-3 tie at BU (1/26) ... ... Named to the Hockey East All-Academic Team.
BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Played for the Kingston Voyageurs of the OJHL for two seasons and served as an assistant captain during the 2011-12 season ... Racked up 44 goals, 56 assists and 100 points in 96 games in two years at Kingston ... Led the Voyageurs in scoring in 2011-12 with 55 points (25 g, 30 a) in 47 games and earned team MVP honors ... Had one game in which he recorded three goals and three assists.
PERSONAL: Steven P. McParland ... Born February 13, 1991 ... Son of Lawrence and Marlene McParland ... Has one older brother, Nick, and two younger sisters, Jenna and Whitney ... Finance major.
Goals: 1 (3 times - last vs. BU 1/26/13)
Assists: 2 (twice - last at UVM 11/16/13)
Points: 2 (twice - last at UVM 11/16/13)
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