While students were enjoying their spring break, the No. 8 Boston University women’s hockey team made an unpredictable postseason run all the way into the first round of the NCAA Tournament, where they lost to No. 1 Mercyhurst College, 4-1, on Saturday. The Terriers ended the 2009-10 season 17-9-12 overall and 10-6-5-3 in Hockey East, the fewest losses in program history.
The Boston University men’s hockey team will be heading to the TD Garden for the Hockey East semifinals for a record ninth straight season.
The Boston University men’s basketball team will travel to Corvallis, Ore. on Wednesday to play Oregon State University in a first round matchup of the College Basketball Invitational Tournament.
During the first half of the season, sophomore goaltender Kieran Millan was at times a question mark for the Boston University men’s hockey team. This past weekend, however, Millan was the exclamation point, capping off a solid quarterfinals series with a shutout in last night’s 3-0 victory over Merrimack College.
The Boston University men’s basketball team will not be going dancing after all this season.
The University of Vermont never lost its lead and earned an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament for the fourth time in school history with an 83-70 victory over BU at Patrick Gymnasium in the America East championship game Saturday.