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Maine without ‘any answer’ to Greenway, Lane, Oksanen line in No. 11 Terriers’ win

ORONO, Maine — Aside from the goal differential itself, the biggest disparity in the No. 11 Boston University men’s hockey team’s victory over the University of Maine on Friday night was BU’s ability to grind its opponent “better than any other team” had so far this season. At least that’s how Maine head coach Red Gendron put it afterward. “When […]

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Senior Mike Moran scored his first goal of the season in Friday's win against Maine. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

No. 11 men’s hockey pulls past Maine, takes series opener

ORONO, Maine — BU head coach David Quinn said earlier in the week that his team had been practicing and skating better than it did in the preceding weekend’s games. There was a confidence that the No. 11 Boston University men’s hockey team would have a better series against the University Maine than it did against No. 4 Boston College. It would […]

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Senior Danny O'Regan has four power-play goals on the year. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

Maine weekend awaits No. 11 men’s hockey

In consecutive games last weekend against then-No. 4 Boston College, the final two minutes of regulation were all that separated the No. 11 Boston University men’s hockey team from having a great series or an unsatisfied one. What appeared poised to be a three- or possibly four-point weekend for BU turned into a two-day span in which the Terriers (11-7-4, 5-4-3 […]

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Sophomore Rebecca Leslie has two shorthanded goals on the year. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s hockey readies for home-and-home with Providence

With two-thirds of its season in the books and postseason play slowing inching closer, the Boston University women’s hockey team is readying for a home-and-home weekend set against Providence College this Saturday and Sunday. The series follows a 6-1 loss on Wednesday to No. 4 Quinnipiac University, and BU (14-9-2, 11-4-2 Hockey East) head coach Brian Durocher said he wants […]

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Senior Lillian Ribeirinha-Braga assisted BU's lone goal. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

No. 4 Quinnipiac overpowers women’s hockey in matinee

The Boston University women’s hockey team suffered a setback Wednesday at the hands of No. 4 Quinnipiac University, falling to the Bobcats by a score of 6-1 in Hamden, Connecticut. For the Terriers (14-9-2, 11-4-2 Hockey East), this was the third road game in a span of five days. After collecting three of four points in a weekend set against […]

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Sophomore forward Sammy Davis had an impact over the weekend. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s hockey prepares for matchup against No. 4 Quinnipiac

Coming off a 6-2 victory over the University of Vermont, the Boston University women’s hockey team will hit the road to take on No. 4 Quinnipiac University Wednesday morning. The Terriers (14-8-2, 11-4-2 Hockey East) have had a rocky start to 2016, losing the their opening game to No. 1 Boston College last Friday. However, BU bounced back in Vermont, […]

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Goaltender battle continues for women’s hockey

Goaltender battle continues for women’s hockey

Throughout the the Boston University women’s hockey team’s ups and downs this year, one constant has been the battle between sophomore goaltender Erin O’Neil and junior goaltender Victoria Hanson for the starting role. The former has compiled a 9-3-2 record, while the latter has a 5-5 record, showcasing head coach Brian Durocher’s tendency to ride the hot hand between the pipes. […]

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Women’s hockey takes three points from Vermont weekend

The Boston University women’s hockey team left Gutterson Fieldhouse with three of four possible points, as Saturday’s encounter with the University of Vermont ended in a 3-3 overtime draw and Sunday’s reverse fixture concluded with a 6-2 win. The weekend served as a bounce back of sorts, as BU (14-8-2, 11-4-2 Hockey East) began 2016 with a loss to No. […]

By Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Ice Hockey, Sports
Senior goaltender Sean Maguire stops a shot against BC on Saturday. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Maguire anchors men’s hockey in tie against Boston College

Sean Maguire played nearly 58 minutes of shutout hockey for the No. 10 Boston University men’s hockey team on Saturday night, until No. 4 Boston College scored a goal with 2:05 remaining in regulation. The senior netminder finished with 38 saves on the night, though, and played a critical role in stopping four overtime shots to preserve a 1-1 tie […]

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No. 10 men’s hockey skates to draw with No. 4 BC

For the second night in a row, it came down to the final two-and-a-half minutes of regulation. On Friday, in the No. 10 Boston University men’s hockey team’s 5-3 loss to No. 4 Boston College at Conte Forum, things were all tied up until a late BU penalty led to BC’s game-winning goal with 2:10 left to play in the […]

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