Jack Parker and Scott Young named to U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2017

Earlier this morning, the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2017 was announced. Former head coach Jack Parker and current assistant coach Scott Young were honored alongside Kevin Collins, former BU assistant coach Ben Smith, and Ron Wilson. Jack Parker While Jack Parker stepped down as Boston University’s head coach after the 2012-13 season, … Read more

From walk-on to Terrier legend: John Curry reflects on BU Hall of Fame induction

By Conor Ryan/DFP Staff When he first entered Walter Brown Arena in the Fall of 2003, Boston University goaltender John Curry was a virtual unknown – a recruited walk-on who was resigned to playing Division-III hockey just a few months earlier. Fast-forwarding to the present day, even Curry found it hard to believe that just … Read more

Finally, a night to remember for the Terriers

By Kevin Dillon/DFP Staff Before Friday night’s game in Agganis Arena section 118, dozens of fans held up their own unique Garrett Noonan sign to honor the Boston University men’s hockey senior captain. Whether the signs said “State of the Noonan” or “A Noonan Hope,” they were all held high to support the Terriers’ leader … Read more

Transcript: Jack Parker following number retirement ceremony

By Tim Healey/DFP Staff Following his number retirement ceremony during the first intermission of Boston University’s 4-1 win over Northeastern Friday night, former coach Jack Parker — never one short for words — met with the media to discuss the transition to retirement, the state of BU hockey and his relationship with David Quinn, among … Read more

Snow postpones BU-UNH, Jack Parker ceremony

By Tim Healey/DFP Staff Due to the incoming snowstorm, Saturday’s Boston University-University of New Hampshire matchup will be played Monday at 4 p.m. The Jack Parker number retirement ceremony, which had been scheduled for the first intermission of Saturday’s game, will take place when BU hosts Northeastern University Friday, Feb. 28. That is also the … Read more

From the FreeP: Parker’s career ends with inconsistent 2012-13 season

By Annie Maroon/DFP Staff Jack Parker’s last season as the Boston University men’s hockey coach will be remembered for that reason alone. It will also be recalled as a hard season to figure: The Terriers, despite their youth, played a strong first half, a nearly perfect month of March wand a six-week stretch between those … Read more

UPDATED: Parker’s career ends with 1-0 loss to UMass-Lowell in Hockey East finals

By Annie Maroon/DFP Staff Jack Parker sat quietly while his senior captain, Wade Megan, addressed the media after the 1-0 loss to the University of Massachusetts-Lowell in the Hockey East finals that ended Boston University’s season. When Megan said the Terriers had no regrets that night, though, Parker nodded, a gesture of gratitude to his … Read more