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BU at No. 1 for Sixth Straight Week

With the Terriers sweep of Providence to capture the Hockey East regular season title, BU reigns supreme over the college hockey world for the sixth week in a row.  Notre Dame remains second, the tenth week in a row the teams have gone 1-2 in the poll.  BU took 42 of the 50 first place […]

BU Sweeps Providence, Wins Hockey East Title

Boston University swept Providence over the weekend while Boston College split with Northeastern to help their Commonwealth Avenue rivals come from behind to win the Hockey East regular season championship. The Huskies finished in second with 39 points, one point behind the Terriers. It was BU’s first title since 2005-2006 and their eighth overall, two […]

BU Sweeps UMass, Continues Reign as #1

BU beat UMass this weekend, 6-3 and 7-2, to preserve their top ranking.  The scores may look like an effortless weekend, but BU trailed 3-0 early in the second on Friday night before switching goalies and storming back to win the game. BU cruised the Saturday game, however. The Terriers captured 44 of the 50 […]

BU, Northeastern Tie Twice; Terriers Still Nation’s No. 1

Boston University and Northeastern settled nothing this weekend as they tied twice in two hard fought battles. The ties allowed Notre Dame to cut into BU’s lead, trimming it to 13 points in the latest USCHO.com/CBS College Sports Division I Men’s Hockey Poll. BU still owns 31 of the 50 first place tallies, with the […]

BU Holds on to Nation’s #1 Ranking

Boston University made the trip to Orono this weekend to face the Black Bears of Maine and took three of four points to maintain the country’s top spot in the latest poll.  Notre Dame claimed a slightly larger share of support, stealing five more first place votes from the Terriers to cut the edge to […]

BU Wins Beanpot, Nearly Unanimous No. 1

Boston University is officially on top of the college hockey world after beating No. 3 Northeastern 5-2 for their record 29th Beanpot crown. Zach Cohen scored a first period power play goal, Nick Bohino (the Beanpot’s MVP) scored the second for his third goal of the tournament, and a third period goal from Jason Lawrence […]

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 […]

BU Remains #2 in Nation, Northeastern Still Tops Hockey East

Boston University continued its dominant play of late, sweeping New Hampshire this weekend 5-0 at home and 3-1 in Durham.  The wins helped BU strengthen its position in the second spot in the latest USCHO.com/CBS College Sports Division I Hockey Poll, closing the gap to 24 points behind Notre Dame, who is still #1.  Norte […]

BU Beats BC, Remains No. 2 in Nation

Boston University rebounded from a loss at the hands of the suddenly hot Providence Friars to beat Merrimack and later Commonwealth Avenue rival Boston College in a busy week.  The win helped the Terriers hang on to the No. 2 rank in the country with seven first place votes, still behind Notre Dam, who has a […]

BU, Northeastern Still Trail Notre Dame in Poll

Boston University beat Maine and Northeastern swept Merrimack this weekend as college hockey got back into full swing, but it was not enough to oust Notre Dame from the top spot in the latest edition of the USCHO.com/CBS College Sports Division I Men’s College Hockey Poll. The Irish got 46 of the 50 first place […]

BU, Vermont Win Holiday College Hockey Tournaments

Boston University moved up one spot to No. 2 in the latest USCHO.com/CBS Division I College Hockey Poll on the heels of its wins over Rensselaer and host No. 5 Denver in the Denver Cup.  Vermont also inched up one spot after winning their own holiday tournament, the Catamount Cup, with wins over Colgate and […]

College Hockey Poll Largely Unchanged in Quiet Week

Notre Dame (No. 1) continued its hot streak and league rival Miami took over No. 2 in the poll as the CCHA now reigns in college hockey.  Boston University, at No. 3, is the top Hockey East school after moving up one spot. Minnesota is No. 4, down two spots from last week and Denver […]

Terriers Take Weekend Series From Eagles, Top Ranked in Hockey East

BU and BC met in a home and home on both ends of Commonwealth Avenue this weekend. The first game, at BU, saw John McCarthy and Brock Bradford exchange first period goals 19 seconds apart. BC goaltender John Muse survived the 35-shot onslaught to preserve the 1-1 tie. The Terriers took the second half of the […]

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 […]

BU Drops Six Spots After Being Swept by Vermont

The Terriers are no longer Hockey East’s top dogs in the poll after dropping two 4-3 games to Vermont at home.  Northeastern takes over the honors, rising two spots to #4, by virtue of wins over UNH and UMass-Lowell.  Boston College, who split their home-and-home series with UMass over the weekend, fell one spot to #5; […]