Live blog: No. 2 BU vs. No. 17 Yale (NCAA Northeast Regional)

Time/Location: 2:00 p.m./Verizon Wireless Arena Game Preview TV: ESPNU/TSN2 BU Lines Evan Rodrigues – Jack Eichel – Danny O’Regan A.J. Greer – Cason Hohmann – Ahti Oksanen Nikolas Olsson – Matt Lane – Robbie Baillargeon Chase Phelps – Mike Moran – Nick Roberto Matt Grzelcyk – John MacLeod Brandon Hickey – Brandon Fortunato Doyle Somerby – Brien … Read more

NCAA Tournament field set, BU to play Yale in Northeast Regional

The selection show is over and the bracket is set for the 2015 NCAA Tournament. For the third time this season, the Boston University men’s hockey team will play in the state of New Hampshire. The Terriers were given the No. 3 seed overall and the top spot in the Northeast Regional that will be … Read more

Live blog: BU women’s hockey plays undefeated Minnesota for national championship

Time/location: 4 p.m., Ridder Arena (Minneapolis) BU lines: Sarah Lefort — Marie-Philip Poulin — Jenelle KohanchukLouise Warren — Isabel Menard — Kayla TutinoRebecca Russo — Jill Cardella — Jordan JuronSarah Bayersdorfer — Shannon Mahoney — Dakota Woodworth Shannon Stoneburgh — Shannon DoyleKaleigh Fratkin — Kathryn MillerLillian Ribeirinha-Braga — Caroline Campbell Kerrin SperryAlissa Fromkin Minnesota lines:Bethany Brausen — … Read more

Early goal propels Terriers to national championship game

By Meredith Perri/DFP Staff MINNEAPOLIS — When junior co-captain Marie-Philip Poulin heads to the faceoff circle, chances are she will win possession for her team. In fact, out of all the players on the No. 2 Boston University women’s hockey team’s roster with consistent faceoff experience, Poulin leads the team with a success rate of … Read more

Sperry BU’s best penalty killer as Terriers top Clarkson, 5-3

By Annie Maroon/DFP Staff The penalty kill took center stage in the Boston University women’s hockey team’s 5-3 win over Clarkson University on Saturday, and true to the old saying, junior goalie Kerrin Sperry was called on to be her team’s best penalty killer. Sperry made 11 saves on the PK – 34 overall on … Read more

Connolly leaves behind personal legacy of leadership

By Kevin Dillon/DFP Staff ST. PAUL, Minn. — Boston University men’s hockey senior captain Chris Connolly is not a big guy. He is only 5-foot-9, and he weighs just 170 pounds. But packed inside one of BU’s smallest players is the leadership, character and attitude that made him one of the Terriers’ most important players … Read more