Rising senior Brian Billett ran a half marathon to raise money for the Michael T. Goulet Foundation
Boston College wins 13th Hockey East regular season title with weekend sweep at Vermont
Boston College uses three-goal third period to take firm grasp of first place in Hockey East; Johnny Gaudreau is now tied with Jerry York in the BC career points annals
Patrick Brown nets lone Eagles' goal with 9.8 seconds remaining
Gophers net five special teams goal in win; capture Mariucci Classic
BILLETT'S CAREER HIGHS
BRIAN JUSTIN BILLETT; born March 19, 1992 ... catches left ... played the last three seasons with the New Hampshire Junior Monarchs of the Eastern Junior Hockey League, notching 62 regular-season wins and 11 postseason wins in the net ... graduated from Kennebunk (Maine) High School in 2010.
AS A JUNIOR (2013-14):Played in 17 games and started 16 of them ... finished the season 12-3-1 ... posted the second-best winning percentage (.781) in college hockey amongst eligible goaltenders ... recorded a 2.42 goals against average and a .920 save percentage; went 7-1-1 with a 2.73 goals against average and a .913 save percentage in nine Hockey East contests ... became thesecond recipient ofthe Francis Kirby Connelly Memorial Award, given to the student-athlete who best exemplifies the ideals of the Ignatian spirit of service to others at Boston College ... tabbed the Hockey East Goaltender of the Month for December, finishing with a 3-0-0 record, .970 save percentage and 1.04 goals against average ... began the season as the Eagles' starting netminder and stopped 29-of-31 shots at Michigan (10/10), marking his first start since Jan. 26, 2012 ... earned his first victory since Dec. 6, 2011, by way of 14 saves in 50:55 of work against Wisconsin (10/18) ... recorded his first-career shutout in his 20th start as an Eagle, stopping all 27 shots in BC's 5-0 blanking of Bowling Green in the first round of the Three Rivers Classic at CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh (12/27).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13):Played in two games ... recorded one start in goal - against Maine (Jan. 26); stopped 26 shots in a 3-1 home loss to the Black Bears ... also saw action at Minnesota (Dec. 30) ... registered a 3.96 goals against average and a .853 save percentage in 75:40 of action.
AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12):Played in and started eight games ... finished the season with a 3-4-1 record ... registered a 2.66 goals against average and a .907 save percentage; went 2-3-1 with a 2.71 goals against average and a .903 save percentage in six Hockey East contests ... recorded a season-high 40 saves in a 6-1 win at Boston University (12/3); also tallied an assist - on Bill Arnold's second-period score - against the Terriers ... stopped 31 shots in the team's 3-2 win at eight-ranked Yale (11/26) in his collegiate debut; earned Hockey East Association Defensive Player of the Week honors on Nov. 28 for his efforts.
BEFORE BC: Selected to the EJHL All-Star Game in each of his three seasons ... led the New Hampshire Junior Monarchs to consecutive Eastern Junior Hockey League (EJHL) titles in 2009-10 and 2010-11 ... finished the 2010-11 season with a 19-2-1 record in 24 regular-season games; posted a 1.93 goals-against average and a .933 save percentage ... recorded three shutouts ... had a perfect 6-0 record in playoff action; recorded a 1.66 goals-against average and .950 save percentage in the six playoff games ... captured EJHL Goaltender of the Year honors in 2009-10; played in 44 regular-season games, registering a 21-2-3 record, a 1.92 goals-against average and a .943 save percentage ... played for Monarchs head coach Sean Tremblay.
PERSONAL: Enrolled as a communications major in the College of Arts and Sciences ... is the 2013-14 recipient of the Bristing Scholarship Fund ... Brian and his older brother Christopher are the sons of Patricia and Mark Billett.