|Michigan Responds to Split with Michigan State|
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100Michigan bounced back from an overtime loss to Michigan State on Friday at Joe Louis Arena, taking a 4-1 decision from the Spartans in East Lansing behind two goals from senior forward Justin Selman.
"We knew we had to get a better start," Michigan coach Red Berenson said. "They finished the game with a lot of momentum (Friday) night, so it was important we came out hard and tried to match the intensity. ... more »
|Roundup: Bowling Green Stays in First-Place Hunt|
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100Bowling Green missed out on a chance to overtake Minnesota State for first place when it lost Friday night, but Saturday, the Falcons bounced back for a 3-1 win, inching back within two points of the lead.
Bowling Green kept pace with Michigan Tech, which finished a weekend sweep of Lake Superior State. Both teams are tied for second, two points back of the Mavericks.
"Their pushback (from Friday) ... more »
|Roundup: Notre Dame Stays Hot|
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100Notre Dame held off a late Vermont charge and won 3-1 on Saturday night at Gutterson Fieldhouse to sweep the weekend series. The Fighting Irish improved to 16-5-7 (11-2-2 HEA) and moved into a tie for first place in the league.
Notre Dame goalie Cal Peterson stopped 38 shots to pick up his 16th win of the year. Vermont outshot Notre Dame 39-27 and held the Irish scoreless on three power-play opportunities.
"Their ... more »
|Roundup: Clarkson Rallies to Stay Unbeaten in 7|
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100Defenseman Terrance Amorosa scored his third game-winning goal in the last four games to help rally Clarkson for a 4-2 win over Rensselaer on Saturday. It finished the second straight weekend sweep for the Golden Knights, this one coming on the road. Clarkson is unbeaten in its last seven games, and 8-1-1 in the last 10, as it has moved within a point of fourth place and up to No. 17 in the Pairwise.
"I ... more »
|Anas Still the Spark For No. 1 Quinnipiac|
Thu, 04 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100Down by three goals with 15 minutes to go against a good, tough, ECAC team is never an easy thing to recover from. Quinnipiac erased this deficit in a game against Dartmouth and, as it started happening, it almost seemed inevitable.
"Coming back is never how we draw it up," Quinnipiac forward Sam Anas said. "It just shows resiliency and I think we have seen that the last few games with comebacks but ... more »
|Riley, Legendary Coach, Player, Passes Away at 95|
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100Jack Riley, legendary coach at Army and the 1960 gold-medal-winning U.S. Olympic team, passed away today at age 95.
Riley, whose sons Rob and Brian succeeded him as head coaches at Army, played for Dartmouth before and after a stint in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
“It was an honor for me to know Jack,” said current Dartmouth head coach Bob Gaudet, a 1981 alumnus of the school. “Being ... more »
|Team of the Week: Michigan|
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100Michigan certain has the offensive part of the game down cold. Or hot, as it were.
In the last 10 Big Ten games, the Wolverines have scored 63 goals. They have 41 over the last six.
The third period has been particular effective, to say the least -- the Wolverines have outscored opponents, 46-15, in the final period. A staggering discrepancy.
"It's hard to put your finger on one thing," Michigan ... more »
|Northeastern's Drought Continues, BU Makes Date with BC|
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100Another year, another missed opportunity, another Beanpot trophy that won’t be handed to Northeastern.
The four-time Beanpot winners couldn’t recover from a slow start -- and two first-period Boston University goals -- crashing out of the tournament yet again. The 3-1 loss adds another year to the drought. A total of 28 years without the Beanpot hurts.
The drought’s been so long, it’s more ... more »
|Four Teams All Rolling Into The Beanpot|
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100This season's Beanpot features the same four teams it always does, but rarely have they been as collectively good as they are right now, with three of the teams in the top eight of the Pairwise, the method used to select the NCAA tournament field.
Harvard and Boston College will play in the first semifinal at 5 p.m., followed by Boston University and Northeastern. BU and BC are the only teams to win ... more »
|Special Win For Boston College in Beanpot Semifinals|
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100Entering Monday’s Beanpot semifinal, Harvard’s power play was one of the best in the nation, converting at a rate of 31.9 percent, ranking the Crimson second in the country. Harvard had converted on 53.8 percent (7 for 13) of their chances in the last four games.
Boston College’s penalty kill, which is ranked sixth in the nation, proved to be quite the worthy opponent and BC’s power-play ... more »