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BU Reclaims #1; Sets Sights on Beanpot

February has arrived and that means it is time for Boston’s annual college hockey tradition: the Beanpot. BU and Harvard face off early and Northeastern and BC drop the puck in the nightcap. The three Hockey East schools will come in ranked, including the nation’s top team: Boston University. Northeastern held at third and BC […]

Beanpot Live Blog

No. 1 ranked Boston University knocked off a pesky Harvard team in a 4-3 thriller in the first game of the Beanpot. Jason Lawrence scored with about 1:30 to go on the power play to give BU the lead. Northeastern breezed past BC 6-1 in the nightcap to make for a big matchup for the […]

Live Blog of the Beanpot – Today at 5pm

It’s that time of year again. The first two weeks in February mean one thing, THE BEANPOT, college hockey’s best mini-tournament. I will be live blogging the BU-Harvard game starting at 5pm today. BU – admittedly my Alma mater – is looking for its 29th Beanpot and comes in as the new No. 1 ranked […]

BC Rises to #2, Renews Rivalry with #7 BU This Week

Boston College and Boston University will split a pair of games on Commenwealth Avenue this weekend as each team is heating up.  The Eagles have won two in a row, over Harvard and Dartmouth, and four of five while the Terriers also swept their weekend games against Holy Cross and St. Lawrence.  While the Eagles moved into […]

UMass Costs BU Top Spot in Latest Poll

Boston University’s grip on college hockey’s #1 spot was a brief one as they fell to #16 UMass on road this weekend to fall to #2 overall, while retaining four first place votes.  BU rebounded to shut out #6 Northeastern at home 3-0 on Sunday.  With the Terriers ceding the top spot, Minnesota retook it, […]

BC, BU, UNH in Top 5 in This Week’s Hockey Poll

Colorado College took three of four points from nemesis Denver to tighten their grip on #1 with 41 of 50 first place votes.  Hockey East rivals BC, with five first place votes, and BU, taking four first place votes, held #2 and #3 respectively. The Eagles swept Merrimack this weekend 4-1 and 4-3 (OT) and the Terriers thumped #16 Vermont 7-2.  New Hampshire moved up […]

Eagles #2, Terriers #3 in Latest Hockey Poll

Colorado College tied twice with #15 Clarkson over the weekend to maintain its top spot in the poll for the second straight week.  They were the overwhelming choice, gathering 37 of 50 first place votes.  The #2 Eagles, who beat #14 Vermont over the weekend, got seven first place votes, while the Terriers, who whalloped […]

Eagles Fall to Northeastern and Lose Grip on #1

WCHA Rivals Colorado College and Denver were the beneficiaries of Boston College’s loss, moving up two spots apiece to #1 and #2 respectively. Colorado College garnered the lion’s (or Tiger’s in their case) share of the first place votes with 39 of the 50, while Denver grabbed five. The Eagles, who also beat Bowling Green, […]

BC Solidifies No. 1 Hockey Ranking; BU, UNH Move Up

#1 Boston College raised their championship banner and then beat #20 Wisconsin 5-4 in a back and forth contest, securing the top spot in the USCHO.com/CBS College Sports XXL poll.  The Eagles collected 45 of the 50 first place votes and tallied 993 points.  Michigan checked in at #2 with 936 points and two first […]

Beanpot Final Will Feature BC and Harvard

For the first time in 14 years, the Boston University Terriers will not participate in the 56th annual Beanpot Final, which will be played next Monday. My Terriers lost to the No. 9 Boston College Eagles 4-3 in overtime on an overtime goal by Nathan Gerbe. Gerbe was skating toward the net when he slapped […]