The Friars tied for second in the Hockey East standings and will enter the playoffs as the No. 2 seed.
Shane Luke scored the game-winning goal and added two assists for the Friars.
Noel Acciari scored for the Friars, while Jon Gillies made 26 saves.
Mauermann scored the game-tying goal with eight seconds left in the third period, while Acciari scored the overtime game winner.
The series opens at 7:05 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 20 at Schneider Arena
2013-14 Honors and Award
HEA Weekly Top Performer (2/24)
2013-14: Tallied double-digit point totals for the second consecutive season with 15 points on six goals and nine assists ... Notched one shorthanded goal ... Registered a season-high three points with one goal and two assists in a 4-3 win over UMass (2/21) ... Had a career-long, five-game point streak (2/21 - 3/14) ... Had an assist on the game-winning goal in the first game in a best-of-three HE Quarterfinal series against Maine, notching a total of seven points (2/21-3/14) ... Collected an assist in the Friars' 4-0 NCAA First Round win over Quinnipiac (3/28).
2012-13 Honors & Awards
HEA Weekly Top Performer (11/5)
2012-13: Took part in the 2013 Washington Capitals Development Camp ... Played in 33 games and scored four goals and added seven assists for 11 points ... Finished the season with a +6 plus-minus rating ... Made his debut at BU (10/13) ... Registered his first career points with a goal and an assist at UVM (11/2) in a 3-2 Providence win ... Had a goal in the Friars' 7-0 Mayor's Cup victory at Brown (11/24) ... Had a goal and an assist at third-ranked UNH (1/19) to help the Friars to a 6-5 victory - their first win at the Whittemore Center since 2004.
BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Played for the Surrey Eagles of the BCHL during the 2011-12 season ... Recorded 11 goals, 22 assists and 33 points for Surrey ... Earned the Hardest Working Player award in 2012 for the Eagles ... Had a five-point game ... Also played for the Markham Waxers of the OJHL in 2010-11 and recorded 16 goals, 26 assists and 42 points in 46 games ... Was named Rookie of the Year while with Markham.
PERSONAL: Brandon T. Tanev ... Born December 31, 1991 ... Son of Mike Tanev and Sophie Meredith ... Has one older brother, Chris, and a younger brother, Kyle ... Chris is in his fifth season playing for the Vancouver Canucks (NHL) ... Marketing major.
Goals: 1 (7 times - last at CC 1/18/13)
Assists: 1 (10 times - last at CC 1/18/13)
Points: 2 (twice - last CC 1/18/13)
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