Somerby named 2016-17 captain, team awards presented at Friends of Hockey Banquet

Captains for 2016-17: Doyle Somerby (C), Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson (A), Nikolas Olsson (A) — Boston Hockey Blog (@BOShockeyblog) April 17, 2016 Doyle Somerby wins the Clifford P. Fitzgerald Scholarship for an outstanding rising junior or senior defenseman — Boston Hockey Blog (@BOShockeyblog) April 17, 2016 Connor LaCouvee wins the Regina Eilberg Scholarship for combined excellence … Read more

David Quinn named assistant coach of U.S. Men’s National Team for World Championship

Boston University men’s hockey head coach David Quinn was added as an assistant coach for the U.S. Men’s National Team slated to participate in the 2016 IIHF Men’s World Championship, USA Hockey announced Friday. Quinn joins former Terrier John Hynes, who was tabbed head coach of the team last week, and Todd Richards, who was … Read more

From the FreeP: Men’s hockey seniors leave behind legacy, team culture

ST. PAUL, Minnesota – Four years ago, nine freshmen pulled scarlet and white jerseys over their heads for the first time as members of the Boston University men’s hockey team. They came from all over, with hometowns stretching from British Columbia to Northern Europe. In total, there were four from Massachusetts, two from British Columbia, … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: No. 9 men’s hockey hangs on to defeat UMass, moves on to Hockey East Quarterfinal

The No. 9 Boston University men’s hockey team outlasted the University of Massachusetts Amherst on Saturday in game two of the opening round of the Hockey East Tournament to advance to the quarterfinals. The Terriers (21-10-5) defeated the Minutemen (8-24-4) at Agganis Arena by a score of 5-4 and will next take on the No. … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: No. 9 Terriers earn ‘true team win’ in victory over No. 10 Notre Dame

SOUTH BEND, Indiana — In the penultimate game of its regular season, the No. 9 Boston University men’s hockey team made what’s to come a little bit easier on itself. The Terriers (19-9-5, 12-5-4 Hockey East) defeated the No. 10 University of Notre Dame by a score of 3-2 in an important conference matchup to … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: No. 7 Terriers routed by No. 11 Lowell, settle for series split

LOWELL — You’ve probably seen the score by now, but on Saturday night, the No. 7 Boston University men’s hockey team fell to the No. 11 University of Massachusetts Lowell by a score of 6-3 at the Tsongas Center. It was not pretty. At all. The Terriers (17-9-4, 10-5-3 Hockey East) made mistake after mistake, … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: No. 9 Terriers cruise past UMass

AMHERST — On Friday night, the No. 9 Boston University men’s hockey team took the ice at the Mullins Center three days before its upcoming Beanpot championship game. But before the Terriers (16-7-4, 9-4-3 Hockey East) could shift their focus to No. 4 Boston College, they had to face the University of Massachusetts Amherst in … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: No. 11 Terriers turn in six full periods of work in finishing sweep of Maine

In an overall commanding performance on Saturday night at Agganis Arena, the No. 11 Boston University men’s hockey team defeated its conference foe in the University of Maine. The Terriers (13-7-4, 7-4-3 Hockey East) earned their second series sweep of the season in a 6-1 win over the Black Bears (5-15-6, 2-8-2 Hockey East) after … Read more