Halasz, Terriers gaining confidence

When the Boston University women’s soccer team treks up to the University of Vermont Sunday, it will be depending on its offense to pressure a soft Catamount (2-9-0, 0-1-0 America East) defense.

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BU kicks off conference play in home bout

The Boston University men’s soccer team opens conference play tomorrow when it hosts the University at Albany. The Great Danes take a three-game winning streak onto Nickerson Field, while the Terriers are coming off a 5-1 throttling of Harvard University Tuesday night.

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WHITROCK: A date with the Danes

For a sport with such a big net, you’d think soccer teams would score more goals. I know better than to assume it’s easy to maneuver a ball downfield, evade 10 defenders and outsmart a determined goalkeeper, but how hard can it really be?

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Movin’ on up

Boston University sports fans are always good for knowing when one of their hockey players has been taken in the latest NHL draft or signs with a professional franchise.

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Veteran sports reporter Jack Falla is dead at 62

Boston University College of Communication journalism professor Jack Falla, a sports writer and author of several fiction and non-fiction books, died of a heart attack Sunday in Maine. He was 62.

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Men’s hockey goalie Brett Bennett released

Goaltender Brett Bennett has been released from the Boston University men’s hockey team and will not return this season, a school official confirmed on May 5.

Hot dog! Terriers, trumpets mean it’s game time

There are times when Brian Durocher hears a thing or two from Boston College players and coaches. He wouldn’t have it any other way.

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Local bands set sights on Beanpot tourney of their own

While Boston-area college students eagerly await the annual ice hockey Beanpot Tournament to settle Hub bragging rights for the year, local bands will look to shut out the competition in a battle of their own.

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