The Look Back: BU swept by Merrimack after earning No. 1 ranking

Oh how the mighty have fallen. Call it the curse of being ranked No. 1 nationally, place all the blame on head coach David Quinn, fault a player or line – whatever suits your boat, honestly. The fact remains, though: the Boston University men’s hockey team was just handedly swept by Merrimack College. Friday night’s 4-1 … Read more

BU searches for form, swagger against Merrimack, UMass Lowell

When the No. 1 Boston University men’s hockey team takes to the ice at Agganis Arena this weekend, it will be in a somewhat foreign spot: looking to recover from a loss. In fact, when Merrimack College snapped the Terriers’ eight-game win streak on Tuesday, 46 days had passed since the scarlet and white left … Read more

The Look Back: BU’s winning streak falls to Merrimack

Tuesday night was a dour one if you’re a fan of the Boston University men’s hockey team. Fresh off being ranked the nation’s newest No. 1 team, the Terriers traveled to Merrimack College and fell, 3-1. In head coach David Quinn’s four years at the helm, BU is now 0-3-1 at Lawler Rink. There are … Read more

Live Blog: BU at Merrimack

We’re live at Merrimack’s Lawler Rink in North Andover, Massachusetts for a Tuesday night clash between BU and the Warriors. The Terriers are the nation’s newest No. 1 team, while Merrimack’s season can be defined by inconsistency. They’re 8-13-3 on the year; BU, on the other hand, is riding an eight-game winning streak. Trends aside, tonight’s … Read more

From The FreeP: BU, fresh off No. 1 ranking, visits Merrimack

Fresh off its eighth consecutive win, the Boston University men’s hockey team will travel to Merrimack College on Tuesday night for a rare midweek clash. Ahead of the game, however, a larger bit of news surfaced surrounding the program: the Terriers are college hockey’s newest No. 1 team. BU (16-5-2, 9-2-2 Hockey East) last earned … Read more

From the FreeP: BU manages just 24 shots on goal in tie

By Kevin Dillon/DFP StaffWhen Boston University men’s hockey coach David Quinn walked into his team’s dressing room after the second period Saturday night, the Terriers were down 27-8 in shots to Merrimack College and had barely controlled the puck through the majority of the contest. He sensed his team was feeling down on itself after … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: Terriers’ offensive woes once again play big role in 1-1 tie with Merrimack

By Conor Ryan/DFP Staff It certainly wasn’t the weekend that the Boston University men’s hockey team wanted, as the Terriers only earned one out of a possible four points during a home-and-home series with Merrimack College. The weekend series was capped by a 1-1 tie Saturday night at Agganis Arena, as the Terriers (7-7-2, 2-4-1 … Read more

UPDATED: BU and Merrimack tie, 1-1, at Agganis Arena

By Tim Healey/DFP Staff  This weekend, David Quinn said, was of the utmost importance. The four Hockey East points were crucial. Building on recent successes was imperative. And, with a home date with Bentley University next week the last game of the semester, heading into a three-week layoff on a high note would have been … Read more

Live Blog: BU looks to avoid weekend sweep at home against Merrimack

Time/location: 7 p.m., Agganis Arena BU lines:Matt Lane – Danny O’Regan – Nick RobertoTommy Kelley – Robbie Baillargeon – Evan RodriguesBrendan Collier – Dillon Lawrence – Kevin DuaneJake Moscatel – T.J. Ryan – Matt Ronan Ahti Oksanen – Garrett NoonanMatt Grzelcyk – Dalton MacAfeeDoyle Somerby – Patrick MacGregor Matt O’ConnorSean MaguireAnthony Moccia Merrimack lines:Mike Collins – … Read more