NCAA hockey tournament

Thom Kendall
Mike Cratty
April 11, 2019 - 7:51 pm
The remarkable journey for the UMass Minutemen took its next step with a 4-3 overtime win over the Denver Pioneers in the Frozen Four Thursday night. UMass blew a 3-1 third-period lead and appeared to lose any and all momentum heading into the overtime period. They went much of the overtime without...
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Rich Gagnon
Scott McLaughlin
March 31, 2019 - 7:01 pm
Is history repeating itself? In 2015, the Providence Friars were one of the best teams in Hockey East all season, but an upset loss in the quarterfinals of the conference tournament put them on the NCAA tournament bubble and forced them to hope the results broke their way in the conference...
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Richard T. Gagnon
Scott McLaughlin
March 30, 2019 - 9:47 pm
Going into this weekend, UMass looked like perhaps the most vulnerable of the four No. 1 seeds in the NCAA hockey tournament. The Hockey East regular-season champs were coming off arguably their worst game of the season, an uninspiring 3-0 loss to an under-.500 Boston College team in the Hockey...
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AIC forward Joel Kocur scores vs. St. Cloud State
Russ Hons/American International College
Scott McLaughlin
March 29, 2019 - 10:33 pm
If you didn’t know that Springfield’s American International College -- a school with fewer than 1,500 undergrads -- had a Division I college hockey team, you’d be forgiven. For most of their 21 seasons in Division I, there’s been little reason for anyone outside of college hockey die-hards to care...
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March 20, 2011 - 6:05 pm
The Boston College hockey team, coming off a victory over Merrimack in the Hockey East championship game Saturday night, was seeded No. 1 in the West Regional in St. Louis and will play fourth-seeded Colorado College in the opening round Friday at 9 p.m. Michigan and Nebraska-Omaha are the other...
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