BU gears up for Beanpot title game vs. Harvard

While the Beanpot Tournament is laced with history, its 65th championship game concerns a bird of a different feather: Two elite teams. Just ask Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson, an assistant captain for the No. 3 Boston University men’s hockey team, about what it’ll be like to play against No. 4 Harvard University on Monday night at … Read more

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O’Connell looks to guide men’s hockey back to winning ways

FILE PHOTO/DEREK GEE O’Connell captured four Beanpotchampionships during his tenure with the Terriers from 1995-99. By Conor Ryan/DFP Staff After more than a decade away, Albie O’Connell has finally returned to Commonwealth Avenue. The former Boston University men’s hockey team captain joined the Terriers in April as an assistant coach for the 2014-15 season, completing … Read more

From the FreeP: ‘Human nature’ gets best of BU in 3rd-place match

By Meredith Perri/DFP Staff When the Boston University men’s hockey team took the ice last Monday for its Beanpot opener with then-No. 2 Boston College, TD Garden filled with noise. Student sections jeered and hurled taunts at each other. The Terriers moved and played at a pace that had slowly come into form over the … Read more

Pluses & Minuses: Evan Rodrigues a bright spot in Beanpot loss

By Tim Healey/DFP Staff For the seventh time in its last eighth tries, the Boston University men’s hockey team lost a Beanpot game at TD Garden. This one was a 6-2 decision at the hands of Harvard University, the third time in four years the Terriers (8-16-4, 3-8-3 Hockey Eat) lost the tourney’s consolation game … Read more

UPDATED: BU falls flat against Crimson, loses Beanpot consolation game 6-2

By Kevin Dillon/DFP Staff The Boston University men’s hockey team made Beanpot history in Monday night’s consolation game at TD Garden, but not in the way it had hoped to. When the Terriers fell to Harvard University 6-2, they finished fourth in the Beanpot in consecutive years for the first time in school history. It … Read more

Live blog: Terriers, Crimson fight for pride in Beanpot consolation game

Time/location: 4:30 p.m., TD Garden BU lines:Evan Rodrigues – Robbie Baillargeon – Danny O’ReganMatt Lane – Cason Hohmann – Nick RobertoBrendan Collier – Mike Moran – Kevin DuaneJake Moscatel – Dillon Lawrence – Matt Ronan Garrett Noonan – T.J. Ryan Doyle Somerby – Dalton MacAfeeAhti Oksanen – Patrick MacGregor Sean MaguireMatt O’ConnorAnthony Moccia Harvard lines:Jimmy … Read more

From the FreeP: BU set for rematch with Harvard

By Meredith Perri/DFP Staff In its first game of 2014, the Boston University men’s hockey team looked as though it had everything it needed. It had a small break during winter intercession. It had a full squad with players coming back from injury and the World Junior Championships. Then it had far too many penalties … Read more