Boston University men’s hockey coach Jack Parker ran through the short list of Terriers who have not let him down in 2009-10. The role call only included senior Eric Gryba, junior Joe Pereira, sophomore Ross Gaudet and the entire freshman class.
On Friday night at Agganis Arena, 21-year-old men’s hockey senior Eric Gryba scored his third collegiate goal. A little more than four minutes into the second period, sophomore forward Corey Trivino led a rush up the right side and into the zone before passing to sophomore forward Vinny Saponari at the left faceoff dot.
A tie for first place in Hockey East would have been on the line had Saturday night’s game in Lowell been played two weeks ago. Instead, the No. 9 University of Massachusetts-Lowell’s 5-3 victory over the No. 15 University of Massachusetts-Amherst lifted the Riverhawks in fourth and dropped UMass to fifth.
The No. 10 Boston University women’s hockey team lost both games in a home-and-home series with the University of Connecticut this weekend.
Before Saturday’s game against the University of Connecticut, Boston University coach Brian Durocher of the No. 10 women’s ice hockey team arrived at a sudden realization ‘-’- yet another of his team’s top defensemen would be unavailable for BU’s second leg of a home-and-home series against UConn.