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BU Inching Down In Hockey Poll

Boston University took on two powers this week, first they battled eighth ranked Notre Dame, but lost, however they rebounded by beating #5 Michigan. The split leaves BU under .500 at this early juncture, but despite their 1-2 record, they only dropped one spot to fourth in the latest USCHO.com / CBS College Sports Division I […]

BU Drops to #3, Vermont Up to #7 in Latest College Hockey Poll

Boston University and UMass opened the Hockey East slate in Amherst and with the Minutemen scoring the 3-2 victory, BU dropped one spot to #3 in the USCHO.com/CBS College Sports Division I Men’s Hockey Poll this week. Miami earned 46 of 50 first place votes to retain their number one ranking after taking three of […]

Boston University Down Key Players, Looks to Repeat in Hockey East

The BU Terriers won the Beanpot, edged out Northeastern by one point to take the regular season Hockey East crown, and then won the league tournament to grab all the conference hardware. They capped all that off with the NCAA Championship and boasted the Hobey Baker winner in Matt Gilroy. Colin Wilson and Northeastern’s Brad […]

Terriers Hold #2 in Latest Poll

Boston University held second in the latest USCHO.com/CBS College Sports Division I Men’ Hockey Poll, but Miami (Ohio) took the top honors this week, jumping from fourth last week. The Red Hawks took 28 first place votes to BU’s 17 after sweeping a weekend series from St. Cloud State. Denver, the former top team, split a […]

Preseason Polls Showcase Hockey East’s Depth

The Preseason USCHO.com/CBS College Sports Division I Men’s Hockey poll was released and Denver edged out reigning NCAA Champion Boston University for the top spot of the 20 ranked teams. Denver got 20 first place votes and 873 points while BU got 814 total points and 17 firsts. Michigan (two firsts), Miami (five), and Notre […]

Terriers Picked to Repeat in Hockey East

A depleted Boston University, but the defending Hockey East and National Champion, was voted by the Hockey East Coaches to win the conference again. BU received 84 of the possible 100 points in the survey with six of the 10 first place nods. UMass-Lowell came in second with 79 points and Boston College checked in […]

BU Downs Vermont, Will Face Miami for National Championship

The Boston University Terriers needed all of the scoring their #1 offense could generate as Kieran Millan showed some rust, uncharacteristically allowing four goals in the BU 5-4 win. The Terriers opened the game with two first period goals, one each from Hobey Baker finalist Colin Wilson and Jason Lawrence tallied the other. Vermont, who […]

BU, Vermont to Meet in Frozen Four

As our own Jeff covered in our live blog, BU defeated New Hampshire 2-1 to advance to the Frozen Four, their first in 12 seasons (seems like a long time for a program as good as BU’s). This tournament has been all about the underdogs, though not so with the Terriers, who will be the […]

BU, UNH, Vermont All Move On in NCAA Hockey Tournament

Hockey East is dominating the NCAA Hockey Tournament so far as Vermont advanced to the Frozen Four and awaits the winner of the Northeast Region, which will be another Hockey East team.  BU and UNH each won their semis to set up an all Hockey East Regional Final on Sunday. Northeastern lost its Midwest Regional […]

Vermont Advances in NCAA Hockey Tournament

Vermont, behind Rob Madore’s 25 saves and four different scorers, defeated Yale in Bridgeport, CT in the first round of the East Regional 4-1.  Madore, like BU’s Kieran Millan, is a freshman trying to repeat the feat that BC’s John Muse did last year and win the Championship.  Peter Lenes, offensive leader Viktor Stalberg, Colin […]

BU #1 Overall Seed in NCAA Hockey Tournament

The NCAA College Hockey Tournament field was announced Sunday morning and, to no surprise, BU was dubbed the overall #1 seed.  The Terriers are coming off a 1-0 victory over UMass-Lowell to win the Hockey East Tournament, won the conference regular season title by a single point over Northeastern on the season’s final day, and claimed victory in the […]

BU Earns Shutout to Claim Seventh Hockey East Title

The Terriers put down a valiant effort from the River Hawks to claim their seventh Hockey East Tournament Title, its first since 2006.  The seven titles are second only to BC’s eight in the league’s 25-year history.  BU will enter next week’s NCAA Tournament as the overall #1, however, this game’s outcome would not have […]

River Hawks Oust Huskies, Terriers Down Eagles to Set HEA Final

UMass-Lowell scored the game-tying goal on a power play with the goalie pulled with 20 seconds remaining in the third period and then won the game three minutes into the extra period to rally past the second seeded Northeastern team into the Hockey East Championship Game.  For Lowell, the 3-2 victory paves the way for only […]

NU Goalie Thiessen Hockey East POY, Among Hobey Baker Finalists

Northeastern’s junior goaltender, Brad Thiessen, key to the school’s turnaround, was named Hockey East’s Player of the Year. He lead the conference with a .932 save percentage and 2.00 goals against average while playing every minute of the season in goal for the Huskies. Northeastern reached the Garden Semis for the first time since 1994 […]

BU Down to #2 After Stumbling Against Maine

Notre Dame reclaimed college hockey’s #1 spot in the latest poll, flip-flopping with BU as the pair of teams continues their stranglehold on the top of the ballot.  ND was last #1 seven weeks ago and the teams have gone 1-2 for 11 consecutive polls. BU defeated Maine two games to one to advance to […]