The Look Back: BU swept by Merrimack after earning No. 1 ranking

Oh how the mighty have fallen. Call it the curse of being ranked No. 1 nationally, place all the blame on head coach David Quinn, fault a player or line – whatever suits your boat, honestly. The fact remains, though: the Boston University men’s hockey team was just handedly swept by Merrimack College. Friday night’s 4-1 … Read more The Look Back: BU swept by Merrimack after earning No. 1 ranking

BU searches for form, swagger against Merrimack, UMass Lowell

When the No. 1 Boston University men’s hockey team takes to the ice at Agganis Arena this weekend, it will be in a somewhat foreign spot: looking to recover from a loss. In fact, when Merrimack College snapped the Terriers’ eight-game win streak on Tuesday, 46 days had passed since the scarlet and white left … Read more BU searches for form, swagger against Merrimack, UMass Lowell

The Look Back: BU’s winning streak falls to Merrimack

Tuesday night was a dour one if you’re a fan of the Boston University men’s hockey team. Fresh off being ranked the nation’s newest No. 1 team, the Terriers traveled to Merrimack College and fell, 3-1. In head coach David Quinn’s four years at the helm, BU is now 0-3-1 at Lawler Rink. There are … Read more The Look Back: BU’s winning streak falls to Merrimack

Live Blog: BU at Merrimack

We’re live at Merrimack’s Lawler Rink in North Andover, Massachusetts for a Tuesday night clash between BU and the Warriors. The Terriers are the nation’s newest No. 1 team, while Merrimack’s season can be defined by inconsistency. They’re 8-13-3 on the year; BU, on the other hand, is riding an eight-game winning streak. Trends aside, tonight’s … Read more Live Blog: BU at Merrimack

From The FreeP: BU, fresh off No. 1 ranking, visits Merrimack

Fresh off its eighth consecutive win, the Boston University men’s hockey team will travel to Merrimack College on Tuesday night for a rare midweek clash. Ahead of the game, however, a larger bit of news surfaced surrounding the program: the Terriers are college hockey’s newest No. 1 team. BU (16-5-2, 9-2-2 Hockey East) last earned … Read more From The FreeP: BU, fresh off No. 1 ranking, visits Merrimack

Live Blog: No. 9 BU vs. Merrimack

Series preview Power rankings BU lines  Oskar Andrén-Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson-Danny O’Regan Jordan Greenway-Matt Lane-Ahti Oksanen Ryan Cloonan-Bobo Carpenter-Robbie Baillargeon Chase Phelps-Mike Moran-Tommy Kelley Matt Grzelcyk-Charlie McAvoy Brandon Hickey-Brandon Fortunato Doyle Somerby-Brien Diffley Sean Maguire Connor LaCouvee Max Prawdzik Merrimack lines: Justin Hussar-Brian Christie-Ben Bahe Hampus Gustafsson-Ludvig Larsson-Mathieu Foget Jace Hennig-Brett Seney-Mathieu Tibbet Derek Petti-Michael Babcock-Chris … Read more Live Blog: No. 9 BU vs. Merrimack

Pluses and Minuses: BU’s goaltending highlights Hockey East quarterfinal sweep of Merrimack

The No. 3 Boston University men’s hockey team handily advanced to the Hockey East Tournament semifinals with a 5-0 win over Merrimack College on Saturday, sealing the quarterfinal series sweep and a trip to TD Garden next weekend. There was plenty to like from BU this weekend, but since we’re us, we found some things … Read more Pluses and Minuses: BU’s goaltending highlights Hockey East quarterfinal sweep of Merrimack

Pluses and Minuses: Terriers down Merrimack 6-2, take game one of Hockey East quarterfinals

In its first game in two weeks and its first of the Hockey East Tournament, the No. 3 Boston University men’s hockey team beat Merrimack College soundly on Friday night, pushing the Warriors aside to the tune of a 6-2 score at Agganis Arena. With the win, the Terriers put themselves in a position to … Read more Pluses and Minuses: Terriers down Merrimack 6-2, take game one of Hockey East quarterfinals

Transcript: Comments from Matt Lane following tie vs. Merrimack

Talked to junior forward Matt Lane, who scored BU’s only goal against Merrimack on Friday, on his way to the buses. Here’s all of what he had to say: On his goal: “It was just a power-play goal. We were trying to get pucks to the net, and luckily I got to the net and … Read more Transcript: Comments from Matt Lane following tie vs. Merrimack