Pluses and Minuses: No. 2 Terriers trounce Wisconsin to close out weekend trip

MADISON, Wisconsin — No late-game deflections were needed this time for the No. 2 Boston University men’s hockey team. Behind freshman forward Jack Eichel’s four points, the Terriers (12-3-4, 7-1-2 Hockey East) cruised to a 6-1 victory over the University of Wisconsin on Saturday at the Kohl Center. A new-look first line composed of Eichel, senior … Read more Pluses and Minuses: No. 2 Terriers trounce Wisconsin to close out weekend trip

Pluses and Minuses: Oksanen helps spur No. 2 BU’s comeback in draw against Wisconsin

MADISON, Wisconsin — It seemed as if the No. 2 Boston University men’s hockey team’s 1,100-mile journey to the Midwest was pegged for a disheartening start. With 58 minutes already expired on the clock Friday night, the Terriers (11-3-4, 7-1-2 Hockey East) stared at a two-goal deficit against the University of Wisconsin — a squad … Read more Pluses and Minuses: Oksanen helps spur No. 2 BU’s comeback in draw against Wisconsin

Pluses and Minuses: Freshmen key in draw with Union

In the No. 1 Boston University men’s hockey team’s first game in 15 days, the Terriers earned a 3-3 tie against the defending national champions, Union College, at Agganis Arena. Senior assistant captain Evan Rodrigues’ goal with just more than four minutes remaining in regulation salvaged the tie for the Terriers. His goal was one … Read more Pluses and Minuses: Freshmen key in draw with Union

Pluses and Minuses: No. 2 Terriers crush RPI on road

TROY, New York — As with most games this year, it wasn’t the prettiest of starts, but the No. 2 Boston University men’s hockey team figured it out by the end, putting together a comfortable 5-1 win over Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute at Houston Field House. The Terriers (11-3-2, 7-1-2 Hockey East) escaped one of their sloppiest … Read more Pluses and Minuses: No. 2 Terriers crush RPI on road

Pluses and Minuses: No. 1 BU shut out for first time all year

HANOVER, New Hampshire — The No. 1 Boston University men’s hockey team recorded its second loss in three games, as Dartmouth College handed BU a 2-0 loss on Sunday at Thompson Arena. It was the first time the Terriers have been shut out this year. There were whole lot of negatives to take out of … Read more Pluses and Minuses: No. 1 BU shut out for first time all year

Pluses and Minuses: Grzelcyk impresses in No. 1 BU’s comeback win over No. 9 Colgate

Looking to bounce back after seeing its five-game unbeaten streak snapped against No. 18 Harvard Tuesday night, the No. 1 Boston University men’s hockey team once again manufactured another third-period comeback en route to a 5-2 win over No. 9 Colgate University Saturday evening at Agganis Arena. Here’s a look at what went right and … Read more Pluses and Minuses: Grzelcyk impresses in No. 1 BU’s comeback win over No. 9 Colgate

Pluses and Minuses: Eichel held pointless in OT loss to Harvard

This time, in overtime, the No. 1 Boston University men’s hockey team couldn’t get it done. Against the University of Maine on Friday, freshman forward Jack Eichel scored an overtime goal to give the Terriers a 3-2 victory. But against No. 18 Harvard University on Tuesday, BU couldn’t do it again in overtime, dropping a … Read more Pluses and Minuses: Eichel held pointless in OT loss to Harvard

Pluses and Minuses: No. 5 Terriers settle for draw with UConn

Trying to earn its second weekend sweep of the season, the No. 5 Boston University men’s hockey team played to a 4-4 draw with the University of Connecticut Saturday night. The Terriers (5-1-1, 3-1-1 Hockey East) scored within the first 40 seconds of the game on junior forward Danny O’Regan’s goal, but the Huskies (2-4-3, … Read more Pluses and Minuses: No. 5 Terriers settle for draw with UConn

Pluses and Minuses: Late comeback not enough for Terriers against Providence

You can’t win them all, or at least it’s very difficult to, and the No. 6 Boston University men’s hockey team was a prime example of that old adage Saturday night at Agganis Arena. The Terriers (4-1, 2-1 Hockey East) started off with four straight wins to start the 2014-15 season, but finally took one … Read more Pluses and Minuses: Late comeback not enough for Terriers against Providence

Pluses and Minuses: Terriers dominate Friars on Halloween night

PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island — It was a ghastly experience for No. 8/9 Providence College on Halloween night at Schneider Arena, as No. 6 Boston University unleashed its full bag of tricks against the Friars, treating itself to a dominating 4-1 victory in the process. The Terriers will look to continue their hot start to the … Read more Pluses and Minuses: Terriers dominate Friars on Halloween night