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UMass-Lowell Into Top Three

In a largely static poll from a Hockey East perspective, the four ranked conference members each only moved one spot. Miami is still number one in the USCHO.com/CBS College Sports Division I Men’s Hockey Poll with 37 of 50 first place votes and 983 total points. They bested Denver, who had 938 points and nine […]

UMass-Lowell Inches Up in Latest Poll

The River Hawks went out of conference to and paid a visit to Huntsville, Alabama and took advantage of the Southern hospitality, sweeping their hosts to help them move up one spot to fourth in the USCHO.com/CBS College Sports Division I Men’s Hockey Poll. UMass-Lowell is the top rated Hockey East program and seems to […]

River Hawks Crack Top 5, Terriers Tumble Ten Spots

UMass-Lowell continues to rise in the polls as they climbed three spots in this week’s USCHO.com/CBS College Sports Division I Men’s Hockey Poll from eighth to fifth. Miami, after a weekend sweep of Michigan is the near unanimous number one, losing only one first place vote to North Dakota, who is second in the poll. […]

Terriers Drop to Seventh, Still Top Rated Hockey East Team

Hockey East is proving to be a balanced conference so far this season, which is good in that there is a lot of depth in the league and there seem to be a number of good teams who should be tournament tested later in the season. However, the league seems to lack that elite leader […]

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 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 […]

Providence Stuns No. 1 Pittsburgh, 81-73

In a season full of shocking upsets before March Madness, the Providence College Friars absolutely stunned the No. 1 ranked University of Pittsburgh Panthers in a Big East showdown for their first win against a top-ranked team since 1976. The Panthers recently took down No. 1 ranked University of Connecticut, but failed to show up […]

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 […]