BU adopts “us against the world” mentality ahead of North Dakota, NCAA Tournament

Doyle Somerby has heard the message loud and clear: He and his teammates are underdogs on Friday. The senior defenseman and captain of the No. 6 Boston University men’s hockey team doesn’t like it one bit. “In our locker room we’ve seen a lot of people picking North Dakota,” Somerby said of Friday’s West Regional … Read more

BU hockey travels to Fargo for NCAA Tournament

The Terriers are heading to Fargo, North Dakota. Slated against the University of North Dakota, the Boston University men’s hockey team is a part of the NCAA Tournament’s West Regional. The two sides, which met in the 2015 Frozen Four, will clash on Friday night at Scheels Arena in Fargo. UPDATE: Click here for our story … 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

Quinn: BU’s ‘season ended at Notre Dame,’ but what exactly went wrong?

Following the Boston University men’s hockey team’s season-ending loss in the NCAA Tournament to the University of Denver on Saturday, head coach David Quinn had a theory. “It seems like our season ended at Notre Dame,” he said. “I don’t know what happened to us mentally. We were playing good hockey and we became a … Read more

From the FreeP: Mike Moran scores in final game at BU, reflects on career with Terriers

ST. PAUL, Minnesota — The last seconds of the game meant virtually nothing in the final decision for the Boston University men’s hockey team, but senior forward Mike Moran skated hard to the net to try and make something happen. Down by six goals with under 20 seconds to play, a goal, even two, would … Read more

Boston Hockey Pod: NCAA selection, tourney time

Hi, friends! After it was announced on Sunday that BU will be traveling west to St. Paul to take on the University of Denver in NCAA regional competition, we sat down to break down BU’s chances in the tournament. Take a listen! http://dailyfreepress.com/wp-content/uploads/BHP-3.21.16-1.mp3 Also, as a reminder: We’re fundraising to help cover our travel expenses … Read more

Long list of firsts ends BU’s magical season in championship

For the last game of the year, there sure were a lot of firsts occurring Saturday night. Unfortunately for the Boston University men’s hockey team, none of those firsts went its way. In 19 games where the Terriers held a lead after two periods, the Terriers were winners of all 19. In five games at … Read more

TRANSCRIPT: Yale comments after OT loss to BU in NCAA regional

Opening statement from head coach Keith Allain Allain: I thought it was a hard-fought game, and I think BU’s a very good team. Well-coached. I wish them luck going forward in the tournament. After second period, with 1-0 lead, was that the style you wanted to play against BU? What changed? Senior Trent Ruffolo: I … Read more