Four players score one goal each
Gaudreau, Mullane, Whitney combine for 12 points
Boston College to celebrate achievement on Jan. 18, Jerry York Night
Steven Whitney nets two goals in team's ninth straight victory
Eagles score twice on power play, Parker Milner makes 28 saves
LINELL'S CAREER HIGHS
DANIEL JOSEPH LINELL; born September 4, 1992 ... shoots right.
AS A SENIOR (2014-15):Played in 26 games; skated in 14 Hockey East bouts … recorded one assist … logged 10 shots over the course of the season … injured on 1/24 against Connecticut and missed nine games … assisted on Quinn Smith’s first goal of the season against Colorado College (10/24).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13):Played in all 38 games ... recorded 12 points - three goals and nine assists; registered nine points - two goals and seven assists - in 27 Hockey East contests ... scored one game-winning goal ... enjoyed three multiple-point performances ... tallied a season-high three points - one goal and two assists - and a +3 rating in a 9-3 win at Northeastern (1/19) ... scored one goal - the gamewinner - and notched one assist in a 5-2 win over Alabama-Huntsville (12/29) at Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis, Minn., a victory that marked win No. 925 for head coach Jerry York and broke Ron Mason's all-time wins record ... switched from skating along the forward lines to defense for five games (3/8-22).
AS A FRESHMAN (2011-12):Played in 40 games; missed four games in November because of a shoulder injury ... registered six points - three goals and three assists; recorded all six points in conference contests ... notched a plus-minus rating of +4 in league play ... scored one game-winning goal; notched the decisive tally in the team's 5-1 home win over Vermont (3/2) ... scored his first collegiate goal at 5:51 of the opening period in a 6-1 win at Boston University (12/3) ... notched his first career assist - on Chris Kreider's decisive score in a shorthanded situation - of a 2-1 win over Northeastern (1/14) at Fenway Park in Boston, Mass.
BEFORE BC:Earned team MVP honors as a senior forward at Choate Rosemary Hall ... registered 33 points - 18 goals and 15 assists in 18 games in 2010-11 ... totaled 31 points - 18 goals and 13 assists - in 22 games as a junior ... helped the 2009-10 Wild Boars to a 21-6-1 record and the New England Prep Large School title ... played for head coach Pat Dennehy ... also played on the school's lacrosse team.
PERSONAL: Enrolled as a marketing and economics major in the Carroll School of Management ... is the 2013-14 recipient of the Hugh and Doris MacIsaac Family Scholarship Fund and The Nemia Family Scholarship Fund ... Danny is the third of Margaret and Victor Linell's four children.