The College Blog

Scott McLaughlin
February 01, 2016 - 6:58 am
College Puckcast: 2016 Beanpot Preview While Northeastern tends to be the butt of most Beanpot jokes (the Huskies haven't won the tournament since 1988), Harvard continues to experience quite the drought itself. The Crimson haven't won since 1993, and they haven't even made the final since 2008...
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Scott McLaughlin
January 15, 2016 - 4:43 pm
Jerry York will have a chance to get his 1,000th career win against his biggest rival. College hockey'€™s all-time winningest coach picked up win No. 999 Friday night at Conte Forum as No. 4 Boston College beat No. 10 Boston University 5-3 and will now go for No. 1,000 when the two teams meet...
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Scott McLaughlin
January 08, 2016 - 5:30 pm
As it turns out, Boston College '€™s offense is still really good when the Eagles have all their top forwards in the lineup. Because the seventh-ranked Eagles didn'€™t have their full complement of forwards for the last three games, no one should'€™ve been too concerned about their three-game...
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Scott McLaughlin
January 07, 2016 - 5:34 pm
OK, college hockey. The bar has been set for craziest game of the season. No. 11 Boston University overcame a dreadful first 30 minutes and two two-goal third-period deficits to beat No. 5 Harvard, 6-5, at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center Thursday night. The Terriers trailed 5-3 as the third period...
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Scott McLaughlin
December 21, 2015 - 9:01 am
Boston University junior forward Nick Roberto has not played all season and will not play for the remainder of the season due to gambling-related issues, sources have confirmed to WEEI.com. College Hockey News was the first to report Roberto's suspension . According to sources, Roberto bet on other...
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Former UMass coach and current University of Kentucky coach John Calipari will be honored by the school this week. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
December 15, 2015 - 5:06 am
Former UMass and current Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari joined Dennis & Callahan with Minihane (with Gary Tanguay in for John Dennis ) Tuesday morning to discuss UMass honoring the former coach and his teams in the late 1980s and early 1990s. To hear the interview, go to the Dennis...
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Scott McLaughlin
December 10, 2015 - 5:32 pm
We covered the Big Ten 's proposal to lower college hockey's age limit for freshmen from 21 years old to 20 years old on last week's College Puckcast . Hockey East commissioner Joe Bertagna explained why the majority of Hockey East -- and the majority of college hockey coaches in general -- are...
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Scott McLaughlin
December 02, 2015 - 3:54 pm
The hot-button issue in college hockey over the last week has been a proposal from the Big Ten to lower the age limit for incoming freshmen from 21 years old to 20 years old. College Hockey News was the first to report the proposal, and they have some details and reaction here . While the vast...
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Mike Petraglia
November 21, 2015 - 10:24 pm
Maybe it was his homecoming to Boston or maybe it was the fact that he just felt relieved that his team didn't spit the bit on a golden opportunity at a place at the four-seat national championship table. Whatever the case, following a 19-16 nailbiting win over the 3-8 Boston College Eagles at...
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Mike Petraglia
November 21, 2015 - 9:53 pm
Saturday was a heck of a way for a young team to go through the growing pains. But the 19-16 loss to No. 5 Notre Dame at Fenway Park was filled with plenty of learning experiences for the men of Boston College coach Steve Addazio. "This is going to come back to us," Addazio said of the growing...
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