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With several players out injured, Cheddi Mosely will look to step up. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Holy Cross contest awaits men’s basketball with Patriot League Tournament nearing 

With a first round bye in the Patriot League Tournament already clinched, the Boston University men’s basketball team will welcome the College of the Holy Cross Saturday for its last regular season game. After a disheartening 80-71 loss to the United States Military Academy in the Terriers’ (17-13, 10-7 Patriot League) last contest, the team will try to enter the […]

by Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Basketball, Sports
The Blue Line: College hockey’s rising NHL presence

The Blue Line: College hockey’s rising NHL presence

Led by Canadian sensation Connor McDavid, this year’s NHL rookie class is loaded with talent. McDavid is considered by many to be the best prospect since Pittsburgh’s Sidney Crosby. Despite suffering an injury early that sidelined him for most of his rookie campaign, he has still managed to score 24 points in his first 20 big-league games — the same […]

by Mike Benedykciuk· · 0 comments · Columnists, Sports
BU secured one of a four possible points versus Notre Dame last year in two games at Agganis Arena. PHOTO BY MAYA DEVEREAUX/DFP FILE PHOTO

Notre Dame weekend marks men’s hockey’s regular season end

For the No. 9 Boston University men’s hockey team, the goal entering the weekend is simple. “Get four points instead of three,” said BU head coach David Quinn. As the Terriers (18-9-5, 11-5-4 Hockey East) get set to begin a weekend away at the No. 10 University of Notre Dame, Quinn said the team did “a lot of good things” […]

by Judy Cohen· · 1 comment · Ice Hockey, Sports
This year's senior class has helped BU assert its dominance over Hockey East, especially come playoff time. PHOTO BY FALON MORAN/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s hockey, with Hockey East and NCAA Championships nearing, enters second gear

The regular season has come and gone, and that tends to mean one thing for the Boston University women’s hockey team. Playoff hockey is on the horizon, and this year’s senior class is no stranger to the win-or-go-home mentality that often defines February and March. After all, they’ve played a crucial role in BU (20-12-2, 17-5-2 Hockey East) advancing to […]

by Jonathan Sigal· · 0 comments · Ice Hockey, Sports
Remy Nolan scored two goals against UMass, while Mickenzie Larivee tallied two as well. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s lacrosse no match for UMass Amherst

The Boston University women’s lacrosse team fell behind early in its game at the University of Massachusetts Amherst Wednesday and, despite a late rally, suffered an 11-8 loss. After enjoying their first win of the season against Fairfield University this past weekend, the Terriers (1-2) eyed a second-straight win when they battled the Minutemen (3-0). BU head coach Liz Robertshaw, […]

by Edward Moran· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports
Normally a strong presence, Courtney Latham could only muster two rebounds and three assists vs. Army. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s basketball travels to Army, drops Patriot League game

The Boston University women’s basketball team fell to the United States Military Academy Wednesday night in West Point, New York by a score of 72-38. The Terriers (3-24, 3-13 Patriot League) began the contest on a 5-0 run, but Army (24-2, 15-1 Patriot League) answered with an 11-2 run of its own to take a lead that it would not […]

by Jordan Green· · 0 comments · Basketball, Sports
Freshman Kyle Foremena left the game with an ankle injury, furthering BU's troubles. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s basketball drops home contest to Army

Missed shots and missed opportunities — that’s what Tuesday night’s contest between the Boston University men’s basketball team and the United States Military Academy came down to. BU (17-13, 10-7 Patriot League) held the Patriot League’s second-best scoring offense to under 45 percent from the field and battled with the Black Knights (18-11, 9-8 Patriot League) on the glass, but […]

by Jacklyn Bamberger· · 0 comments · Basketball, Sports
Nick Havener struggled to find any groove offensively. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Offensive inefficiency plagues men’s basketball against Black Knights

Heading into a tough Patriot League matchup against the United States Military Academy, the Boston University men’s basketball team knew what it had to do to come away with a victory. But its efforts just weren’t enough. To complete the season sweep of the Black Knights (18-11, 9-8 Patriot League), the Terriers (17-13, 10-7 Patriot League) would have had to […]

by Nick Frazier· · 0 comments · Basketball, Sports
Sarah Hope could come up when BU needs it the most. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s basketball prepared for challenges Army poses

The Boston University women’s basketball team will look for its second consecutive win on the road when it travels to face the United States Military Academy Wednesday night. The last time the Terriers (3-23, 3-12 Patriot League) played an away game, they emerged with a 71-58 victory over Colgate University. The victory also served as Katy Steding’s first road win […]

by Jordan Green· · 0 comments · Basketball, Sports
Ally Adams has emerged as one of several strong senior leaders. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s lacrosse, UMass Amherst set for midseason contest

After earning its first win of the season, the Boston University women’s lacrosse team will try to keep the good times rolling when it visits the University of Massachusetts Amherst Wednesday night. The Terriers (1-1) showed strong upperclassman leadership in this past Saturday’s 13-8 victory over Fairfield University. Senior attacks Jenny Thompson and Mallory Collins combined for seven goals and an […]

by Ranya Mufti· · 0 comments · Lacrosse, Sports