From the Freep: The X-Men, coming to an arena near you

By Arielle Aronson/DFP Staff In a repeat of an event from two years ago, the Boston University men’s hockey team will wet its feet for the upcoming season with an exhibition game against St. Francis Xavier University at Agganis Arena Saturday. The game will be the first for the Terriers since losing in the quarterfinals … Read moreFrom the Freep: The X-Men, coming to an arena near you

From the Freep: Men’s hockey No. 2 in Hockey East preseason poll

By Arielle Aronson/DFP Staff The Boston University men’s hockey team was picked to finish second in the conference behind Boston College in the preseason coaches poll, Hockey East announced Tuesday at its annual media day. BU received three first-place votes and 83 points in the poll while BC received seven first-place votes and 88 points. … Read moreFrom the Freep: Men’s hockey No. 2 in Hockey East preseason poll

Marshfield native Mike Moran Boston-bound in 2012

By Arielle Aronson/DFP Staff The Boston University men’s hockey program added another Massachusetts prospect to its list of recruits with the addition of Marshfield native Mike Moran to the class of 2012, Chris Heisenberg reported on his website. The 6-foot-1, 200-pound forward with a left shot will play this season for the Penticton Vees of … Read moreMarshfield native Mike Moran Boston-bound in 2012

Junior Bruin Kevin Duane commits to BU for ’13

By Tim Healey/DFP Staff In keeping with its recent trend, Boston University has secured another commitment from a New England native for the fall of 2013, this time from New Canaan, Conn. native Kevin Duane, according to USHR. A 6-foot-4, 215-pound right winger, Duane racked up 33 points (15 goals and 18 assists) with Brunswick … Read moreJunior Bruin Kevin Duane commits to BU for ’13