The Friars advance to the Hockey East Championship for the first time since 2001.
The Friars scored four unanswered goals in the third period on Friday night.
Scott Conway scored the overtime winner at the 4:11 mark of the extra frame.
Jacob Bryson scored two goals for the Friars on Saturday night.
The Friars erased a two-goal third period deficit to earn a point on Friday night.
2016-17 Honors and Awards
- 2x Hockey East Honor Roll (10/31, 2/13)
2016-17: Posted eight goals and four assists in 24 games played … three game-winning goals: at Brown (10/30), at UConn (2/8), and vs. UMass (3/4) … recorded two-goal games against Brown (10/30) and UConn (2/8) … also scored against Vermont (1/13, 1/14), at UMass Lowell (1/20), and UMass (3/4) … career-best three-game goal streak from Jan. 13-20 … chipped in assists against St. Lawrence (10/22), at Northeastern (11/18), Vermont (1/13), and New Hampshire (1/28) … finished the season with a +5 rating, 35 penalty minutes, and 46 shots on goal.
BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Appeared in 52 games with the Chilliwack Chiefs of the BCHL in 2015-16 ... led all BCHL rookies with 32 goals and 34 assists in 52 games and also chipped in with 19 points in 20 playoff games as the Chiefs advanced to the Fred Page Cup finals against West Kelowna ... Sukumaran’s nine game-winning goals led all rookies and ranked third overall in the BCHL ... prior to Chilliwack, he totaled 36 goals and 28 assists in 58 games split between the Salisbury School (Salisbury, Conn.) and Connecticut Wolfpack U18 (Cromwell, Conn.) during the 2014-15 season.
Goals: 2 (2 times - 2/8/17 at UConn)
Assists: 1 (4 times - 1/28/17 at New Hampshire)
Points: 2 (3 times - 2/8/17 at UConn)
Point Streak: 3 games (1/13/17 - 1/20/17); 3-1-4
Goal Streak: 3 games (1/13/17 - 1/20/17); 3-1-4
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