Odds and Ends: Terriers prepping for weekend series against Michigan, Michigan State

Fresh off of a 6-4 victory over the U.S. National Under-18 Team Saturday night, the Boston University men’s hockey team will look to continue its hot start to the 2014-15 season this weekend when it hosts both Michigan State University and the University of Michigan at Agganis Arena.

Here are a few links and posts to keep you up to date on news regarding the Terriers and the rest of Hockey East:

– Andrew looks at the advanced stats from BU’s 6-4 victory over Team USA.

– Forward Liam Coughlin – who was previously reported to have committed to BU – announced his commitment to the University of Vermont.

– BU women’s hockey senior captain Marie-Philip Poulin was named Hockey East Player of the Week after registering four points in two games against defending NCAA champion Clarkson University over the weekend.

– Jeff Cox of SB Nation gave BU the top spot in his weekly Hockey East power rankings.

– The University of Connecticut made a big statement Tuesday night, defeating No. 15 Quinnipiac University, 4-1, to earn its first win of the season.

– BU College of Communication junior Adam Freides captured this great slow-motion video of Ahti Oksanen’s third-period goal against the U.S. National Under-18 team Saturday night. 

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