From the FreeP: Men’s hockey can find no answer to impressive defense

By Tim Healey/DFP StaffLOWELL — There was a truck coming to Commonwealth Avenue this weekend, and the Boston University men’s hockey team knew it. It just couldn’t do anything to get out of the way. That truck was in the form of the University of Massachusetts-Lowell, the 12th-ranked team in the country, which used a … Read more From the FreeP: Men’s hockey can find no answer to impressive defense

Updated: River Hawks sink Terriers 3-1, complete series sweep

By Kevin Dillon/DFP Staff LOWELL — The No. 13/15 Boston University men’s hockey team’s chances at hosting a Hockey East quarterfinal game took another hit Saturday night, when the Terriers to No. 12 University of Massachusetts-Lowell 3-1 at the Tsongas Center. With the win, Lowell (18-9-2, 12-8-2 Hockey East) swept the season series with BU … Read more Updated: River Hawks sink Terriers 3-1, complete series sweep

Live blog: Terriers look to salvage seasons series with River Hawks in Lowell

Time/location: 7 p.m., Tsongas Arena (Lowell) BU lines:  Wade Megan – Cason Hohmann – Sahir Gill Matt Nieto – Danny O’Regan – Evan Rodrigues Matt Lane – Ben Rosen – Sam Kurker Mike Moran – Ryan Santana – Jake Moscatel Sean Escobedo – Ryan Ruikka Garrett Noonan – Matt Grzelcyk Ahti Oksanen – Patrick MacGregor Sean Maguire Matt … Read more Live blog: Terriers look to salvage seasons series with River Hawks in Lowell

Terrier offense struggles to break through Lowell defense in loss

By Kevin Dillon/DFP Staff  Boston University men’s hockey senior defenseman Ryan Ruikka moved up to play fourth line forward for a brief stint early in February, shifting his playing style to be more offensive-minded. Even with the brief experience at forward, Ruikka has never shown that he is an offensive-minded player, as he only has … Read more Terrier offense struggles to break through Lowell defense in loss

Three up, three down: Parker pleased with effort in 3-0 loss to UMass-Lowell

By Tim Healey/DFP Staff The No. 13/15 Boston University men’s hockey team made history Friday night Agganis Arena: For the first time since they started playing on campus in 1971, the team has endured a five-game home winless streak thanks to dropping a 3-0 decision to the University of Massachusetts-Lowell. It was another step backward for … Read more Three up, three down: Parker pleased with effort in 3-0 loss to UMass-Lowell

UPDATED: Terriers shut out in 3-0 loss to UMass-Lowell

By Annie Maroon/DFP Staff Agganis Arena was quiet on Friday, with even the student sections largely empty, and that lack of energy was mirrored on the ice for much of the game as the No. 13/15 Boston University men’s hockey team lost 3-0 to the No. 12 University of Massachusetts-Lowell. “The fans were here. They … Read more UPDATED: Terriers shut out in 3-0 loss to UMass-Lowell

Live blog: No. 13/15 BU hosts No. 12 UMass-Lowell in crucial Hockey East battle

Time/location: 7:30 p.m., Agganis Arena BU lines:  Wade Megan – Cason Hohmann – Sahir Gill Matt Nieto – Danny O’Regan – Evan Rodrigues Matt Lane – Ben Rosen – Sam Kurker Mike Moran – Ryan Santana – Jake Moscatel Sean Escobedo – Ryan Ruikka Garrett Noonan – Matt Grzelcyk Ahti Oksanen – Patrick MacGregor Matt O’Connor Sean … Read more Live blog: No. 13/15 BU hosts No. 12 UMass-Lowell in crucial Hockey East battle