From the FreeP: Terriers land ‘Sidney Crosby of women’s hockey’

By Scott McLaughlin/DFP Staff

The Boston University men’s hockey team will have its usual fair share of highly touted recruits arriving on campus this fall, but the most hyped and most accomplished incoming freshman will be suiting up for the women’s team.

Marie-Philip Poulin, who has been dubbed the “Sidney Crosby of women’s hockey” by Canadian media, has committed to BU for the 2010-11 season, according to The Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald.