Penn State struck for three early goals and earned its third win over a ranked team in program history 5-3 over No. 7 Boston University on Friday night.
Laura Bowman started the run 43 seconds into the game, with Emily Laurenzi and Bella Sutton adding goals in the first 10:14 of action. Hannah Hoenshell and Christi Vetter netted the other goals for the Nittany Lions (1-2), who were outshot 41-26.
Celine Whitlinger made 38 saves in the victory.
Sarah Lefort, Victoria Bach and Rebecca Russo scored for the Terriers.
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The teams tangle again Saturday.