May 16, 2012
Following a 2011-12 season in which Boston College hockey captured its third national championship in five years, the team visited Boston City Hall and the Massachusetts State House on Wednesday.
Prior to today, the Eagles were honored Monday by the Boston Red Sox, were honored May 6 by the Boston Celtics during game three of the Celtics - Hawks NBA playoff game and were honored April 12 during game one of the Bruins - Capitals Stanley Cup playoff game.
BC finished the 2011-12 season with a 33-10-1 record, including a 19-7-1 conference mark. The Eagles won the Ice Breaker Tournament title, the Beanpot championship, the Hockey East regular-season crown, the Hockey East Tournament title and the NCAA championship.
The national title marked the program's third in five seasons, its fourth under York and its fifth overall. BC also captured NCAA championships in 1949, 2001, 2008 and 2010.