Chris Schutz, He Scores.

Lowell, MA – #14 UMass-Lowell eked out a win over #8 UMass-Amherst with 27.5 seconds remaining on a goal from junior forward Chris Schutz. The River Hawks snap a two game losing streak while jumping into a three-way tie for second in Hockey East with the Minutemen. Lowell has now won 20 of the last 23 meetings between the two schools. The River Hawks capitalized first when…… Continue reading Chris Schutz, He Scores.

#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

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

Dartmouth Topples BU 5-4

Hanover, NH — Sophomore Drew O’Connor scored two goals in forty-seven seconds in the second period while senior Adrian Clarkhad 35 saves for Dartmouth as the Big Green outlasted the visiting Boston University Terriers in a wild game at Thompson Arena. The Terriers jumped out to an early 3-0 lead but Dartmouth fought back to tie the game during a 1:40 stretch late in the first…… Continue reading Dartmouth Topples BU 5-4

Minutemen Hold Off Eagles for 3-1 Win

Chestnut Hill, MA – Good hockey is what is expected when two teams ranked in the national top ten meet. Excellent hockey is what the 6,705 in attendance at Conte Forum witnessed on Friday night as the #10 Massachusetts Minutemen outlasted the #4 Boston College Eagles 3-1 on two goals by junior forward John Leonard and 41 saves from sophomore goalie Filip Lindbergh. Jake Gaudet’s first…… Continue reading Minutemen Hold Off Eagles for 3-1 Win

Merrimack Pummels Connecticut 6-2

Hartford, CT — Hockey Night in Hartford featured a Hockey East match-up between the 10th place Merrimack Warriors and the 7th place Connecticut Huskies at the XL Center in downtown Hartford. A solid forecheck by the Warriors coupled with an uninspired Huskies performance gradually turned from a close game after one period to a blowout in front of 2,953 after three. The Warriors controlled play…… Continue reading Merrimack Pummels Connecticut 6-2

NU Wins Barn Burner vs Dartmouth 6-4

Boston, MA — For the first time this millennium the Dartmouth Big Green ventured to historic Matthews Arena to take on the Northeastern Huskies. The last time Dartmouth played at the oldest active ice hockey barn in the US was December 11, 1999. The two teams combined to score 10 goals in a “Rock’em, Sock’em” clash before winter break. The Huskies…… Continue reading NU Wins Barn Burner vs Dartmouth 6-4

Should Old Acquaintance Be Forgot… BU downs Harvard 5-2

Boston, MA – Just 1.9 miles separates Boston University’s Agganis Arena and Harvard University’s Bright-Landry Arena on the Boston bank of the Charles River. That’s the closet distance between two NCAA Division 1 opponents. The two schools are one of the oldest rivalries in college hockey as well, dating back to 1922-23. Coming into Tuesday night’s 158th meeting the Terriers held the 80-70-7…… Continue reading Should Old Acquaintance Be Forgot… BU downs Harvard 5-2