#5 Boston College Bests #10 Northeastern on Strong Second Period Effort

Boston, MA – The visiting Boston College Eagles used a second period goal surge to power past the Northeastern Huskies 3-2 in front of 3,054 at historic Matthews Arena. Senior forward Julius Mattila scored twice while freshman goalie Spencer Knight stopped 27 of 29 shots to put the Eagles atop the Hockey East standings. The Eagles snapped the Huskies three game winning streak while running their own…… Continue reading #5 Boston College Bests #10 Northeastern on Strong Second Period Effort

Tucker, Terriers Stymie Wildcats

Boston, MA – Boston University graduate transfer student Sam Tucker stopped 30 of 31 shots as he backstopped the Terriers to a 3-1 win over the visiting University of New Hampshire Wildcats in front of 3,814 at Agganis Arena. Patrick Curry’s 16th goal of the season at 15:04 of the second period proved to be the game-winner. “I felt strong but I thought the…… Continue reading Tucker, Terriers Stymie Wildcats

#12 Northeastern Blanks #11 UMass-Lowell

Lowell, MA – The #12 Northeastern Huskies shut-out the #11 UMass-Lowell River Hawks 3-0 in front of 4,513 at Tsongas Arena. Tyler Madden’s first period goal would stand to be the game-winner while Craig Pantano stopped all 24 shots he faced. Fresh off a grueling double overtime Beanpot win on Monday, Northeastern showed no residual effects as they controlled the game from the outset. The…… Continue reading #12 Northeastern Blanks #11 UMass-Lowell

BC Throttles Harvard in Beanpot Consolation

Boston, MA — The Boston College Eagles soared to a lopsided 7-2 victory over the Harvard Crimson in the consolation game of the 68th Annual Beanpot tournament. Four second period goals by the Eagles was enough to put the game out of reach. Sophomore Jack McBain had two goals, freshman Matt Boldy had three points, while classmate Spencer Knight made 26 saves to pace the Eagles to their…… Continue reading BC Throttles Harvard in Beanpot Consolation

Strong Second Period Propels Boston Past Arizona

Boston, MA – Charlie Coyle book-ended the Boston Bruins scoring, while Tuukka Rask made 29 saves, as the Bruins beat the visiting Arizona Coyotes 4-2 in a Saturday afternoon matinee. The Bruins extended their win streak to eight games and Rask remained unbeaten on TD Garden ice, pushing his franchise record home point streak to 18 games. The win over Arizona was also the 16th…… Continue reading Strong Second Period Propels Boston Past Arizona

Rask, Bruins Blank Canucks 4-0

Boston, MA- Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask (25 saves) earned his third shutout of the season while the Bruins powered past the visiting Vancouver Canucks on the strength of a first period Charlie Coyle goal. Boston also got tallies from Brad Marchand, David Krejci, and Karson Kuhlman to extend their current winning streak to four games. Rask’s record improved to 19-4-6 and he is undefeated at TD Garden where…… Continue reading Rask, Bruins Blank Canucks 4-0

Northeastern Graduates to Third Straight Beanpot Final

Boston, MA – A late second period goal from graduate transfer student Brendan van Riemsdyk coupled with 27 saves from graduate transfer student Craig Pantano was enough to power the Northeastern Huskies to their third straight Beanpot Final next Monday at TD Garden. The Harvard Crimson threw everything they had at the Huskies in the third period but it wasn’t enough to keep them out of next…… Continue reading Northeastern Graduates to Third Straight Beanpot Final

Union Holds On to Beat Dartmouth 4-3

Schenectady, NY – A late second period goal by Union’s Sean Harrison proved to be the difference maker in a hard-fought 4-3 win over Dartmouth in front of 1,791 at Messa Rink. The junior’s snapshot with one-tenth of a second left on the clock gave the Dutchmen a commanding 4-1 lead heading into the final 20 minutes of play. The visiting Big Green came alive in…… Continue reading Union Holds On to Beat Dartmouth 4-3

AIC Proves Too Much for Mercyhurst

Springfield, MA – American International College pulled away from the Mercyhurst Lakers in a Saturday afternoon matinee at the MassMutual Center on the strength of three two-goal performances. Joel Kocur, Janis Jaks, and Luka Maver each scored twice while Jared Pike added one for the Yellow Jackets in a 7-4 win. Geoff Kitt scored two as well for the Lakers in the losing effort. Kocur’s first goal of the game…… Continue reading AIC Proves Too Much for Mercyhurst

#5 Eagles Soar Past #7 Minutemen 3-0

Amherst, MA – Two of the nation’s top ranked teams faced off in front of 7,336 inside a raucous Mullins Center on the outskirts of the University of Massachusetts campus. Not only was it #7 Massachusetts hosting #5 Boston College, but it was first place taking on second place in Hockey East action. BC Freshman goalie Spencer Knight (30 saves) was the biggest factor in…… Continue reading #5 Eagles Soar Past #7 Minutemen 3-0