The Friars will host the Huskies at Schneider Arena on Friday night.
BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Played at Phillips Exeter Academy during the last two seasons and served as team captain in 2011-12 ... Totaled 34 points (5 g, 29 a) in his final season as a defenseman at Phillips Exeter ... Earned Exeter Co-MVP honors in his final season and was named to the New Hampshire All-State Team ... Also earned letters in hockey and lacrosse at Wellesley High School ... Was an Honor Roll student at both schools. PERSONAL: William W. Goss ... Born October 16, 1992 ... Son of Ned and Christine Goss ... Has one younger brother, Teddy, and two younger sisters, Sarah and Liza Jane ... Comes from an athletic family ... His father, Ned, played football at Wesleyan University ... His mother, Christine played tennis at Dartmouth ... His uncle, Chuck, played football at Dartmouth ... Has not declared a major.