Arizona softball gets past Boston for NCAA tourney win

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Estela Pinon struck out eight to earn the win in in four innings of relief and help lead host Arizona to a 9-6 victory over Boston University, putting the Wildcats in the winner's bracket of the NCAA tournament regional at Rita Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium.  Arizona (42-13) will play LSU in Game 3 at 1:30 p.m. PDT on Saturday for the right to play in Sunday...
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May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona hosts LSU, Louisville, Boston in softball regional

TUCSON -- Arizona is seeded 11th for the NCAA Softball Championships and will host LSU, Louisville and Boston University in the regional round of the tournament, Friday through Sunday at Hillenbrand Stadium. The Wildcats take a 41-13 record into the tournament and will host Patriot League tournament champion Boston (35-19) on Friday at 8 p.m. The game will be televised on ESPNU....
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May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

BU Women’s Basketball Coach Kelly Greenberg Parts Ways With School

Kelly Greenberg is out as Boston University’s women’s basketball coach following allegations that she bullied players on the team. BU launched an investigation into the allegations in March, and on Wednesday Greenberg confirmed her departure in a statement posted on the BU Today website, according to the Boston Globe. “I do not agree with some of the findings of the review...
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Marathon Course Time-Lapse Goes From Hopkinton To Boylston In 3 Minutes (Video)

Boston University has made it possible to go 26.2 miles in three minutes. Students in B.U.’s journalism program created an awesome time-lapse video that takes viewers through the entire Boston Marathon route. From Hopkinton all the way to the finish line on Boylston, you can experience what it’s like to run the race without even lacing up your sneakers. The video also adds little...
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

BU captain Garrett Noonan signs ELC with Preds

There’s been no official word just yet but, according to his Twitter account, Boston University defenseman Garrett Noonan has signed his entry-level contract with the Nashville Predators. Honored to sign my first contract with @PredsNHL , thanks to everyone who has helped make this possible! Can’t wait to get started. — Garrett Noonan (@GarrettNoonan13) April 18, 2014 He was...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Former BU Coach Jack Parker Named Hobey Baker Legend Of Hockey

Former Boston University men’s hockey coach Jack Parker has a distinguished resume that includes three NCAA national championships, seven Hockey East tournament crowns and 21 Beanpot titles. He added another honor to that impressive list on Tuesday when the Hobey Baker Memorial Award Foundation announced that Parker is the 2014 Legend of Hockey recipient. Parker spent 40 years...
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Maurice Watson Jr. departing BU to seek bigger stage

The hole was already going to be a large one to fill for Joe Jones and the Boston University men’s basketball team given the losses of seniors Dom Morris and D.J. Irving. That hole just got a lot bigger. Maurice Watson Jr., the Terriers’ leading scorer this past season and the lone BU player to make the All-Patriot League first team, will transfer from the school and look to...
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April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Three Boston University Men’s Basketball Starters Decide To Transfer

The Boston University men’s basketball team lost its three senior co-captains to graduation but will sustain even greater losses as Maurice Watson Jr., Malik Thomas and James Kennedy will transfer, coach Joe Jones told ESPN Boston. The Terriers now will be without five of their top seven scorers. Watson might be the biggest loss of the three transfers — he averaged 13.3 points...
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston University Tops Boston College To Win Third Straight Women’s Hockey East Championship

The Boston University women’s hockey team topped Boston College 3-2 on Sunday afternoon at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center to capture its third straight Hockey East championship. Boston College held a 2-1 lead going into the third period, but the Terriers tied things up early in the final frame when senior captain Louise Warren registered a power-play goal. Freshman Maddie...
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston College, Boston University Advance To Women’s Hockey East Title Game

The next chapter in the intense rivalry between Boston College and Boston University hockey will be written on Sunday when the two schools meet in the women’s Hockey East tournament championship game. The Eagles advanced to the final with a 3-1 victory over Vermont on Saturday at Hyannis Youth and Community Center. Junior forward Kate Leary scored her first career hat trick in...
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston University Women’s Basketball Coach Accused Of Bullying Players

Boston University has launched an investigation into the school’s women’s basketball program after four players left the team this academic year citing mistreatment from the team’s coach, Kelly Greenberg, according to The Boston Globe. Of the four players who left the team, two walked away from their $60,000-a-year scholarships, another is scheduled to graduate in May, and...
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston University Retires No. 6 In Honor Of Legendary Coach Jack Parker (Video)

Jack Parker’s legendary career as a player and head coach of men’s hockey at Boston University was honored Friday night during a number retirement ceremony at Agganis Arena. In his 40 seasons behind the Terriers bench, Parker led the team to three national championships (1978, 1995, 2009), 21 Beanpot titles and 894 victories. Many of his players went on to become United States...
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Olympic Hockey: Boston University’s Marie-Philip Poulin Plays Hero Again For Canada

Marie-Philip Poulin may never reach the same heights in Canadian hockey history that players like Wayne Gretzky, Bobby Orr or Gordie Howe have, but she might come close. That will be especially true if she continues to play the role of Olympic hero. Poulin once again led Team Canada to a gold medal as her and the rest of the Canadian squad won a 3-2 thriller over Team USA on Thursday...
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

At first, BU more comfy

Breathing room at the top of the Patriot League standings is what Boston University craved, and that’s what it earned with a 71-62 victory over American last night at Agganis Arena. Maurice Watson Jr. had 13 points, seven assists and four rebounds, and the Terriers pounded the offensive glass for 16 rebounds, leading to 14 second-chance points, to give themselves a two-game cushion...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston University-UNH Men’s Hockey Game Postponed Due To Snow

Saturday’s Hockey East matchup between Boston University and the University of New Hampshire at Agganis Arena has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game, originally scheduled for 4 p.m. Saturday, has been rescheduled for Monday (Feb. 17) at 4 p.m. The Terriers had originally planned to retire the jersey of legendary head coach Jack Parker during the game. That ceremony...
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

New Hampshire Hangs On To Defeat Boston University (Video)

The New Hampshire Wildcats used a three-goal first period to top the Boston University Terriers Friday night. Although the Terriers kept themselves in the game, tallying a goal in each period, UNH was able to hang on for the conference victory. Matt Willows potted two goals for the Wildcats while Eric Knodel and DanCorreale chipped in one apiece. With the win, UNH moves into a...
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Dom Morris helps BU stay in first

Dom Morris had 16 points and eight rebounds and Boston University kept pace atop the Patriot League standings by holding off Colgate, 76-74, last night in Hamilton, N.Y. The Terriers (18-8, 11-2) remained tied for first place with American, which routed Lehigh, 64-44. BU will host American on Wednesday at Agganis Arena. BU trailed by three points after Colgate (9-15, 3-10) closed...
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February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Beanpot 2014 Results: Harvard Routs Boston University In Consolation Game

David Quinn’s first Beanpot tournament as head coach of Boston University mirrored the Terriers’ play so far this season: Impressive at times, but overall too inconsistent to get the job done. BU’s first Beanpot of the post-Jack Parker era concluded Monday night at TD Garden with a 6-2 loss to a Harvard team that had been thoroughly dismantled by Northeastern last week and...
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Beanpot 2014 Live: Harvard, Boston University Play For Pride In Consolation Game

8 a.m. ET: There won’t be any hardware on the line, but Harvard and Boston University will look to finish the 2014 Beanpot on a high note Monday night in the annual tournament’s consolation game. The Crimson and Terriers both came out on the losing end in last Monday’s semifinals, with Northeastern thrashing Harvard 6-0 and BU dropping a 3-1 decision to rival Boston College...
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawk Squawk: Why I Hate Boston University

(Photo/Justin Soderberg) The Hawk Squawk features news, information and opinions brought to you by current and past UMass Lowell students. In the spring of 2009, I had been accepted to UMass Lowell and the River Hawks were in the Hockey East Championship game. I sat down in my living room to watch the championship game live on NESN. This was the first time my eyes saw...
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February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston U pulls away from Navy in 61-48 win

Maurice Watson Jr. scored nine points and dished out eight assists to lead Boston University to a 61-48 win over Navy on Wednesday night. D.J. Irving contributed 12 points and John Papale had 10 for Boston U (16-8, 9-2), which got its first in-season sweep of a Patriot League opponent with the win. The Terriers hit just 20 of 54 from the field but held a 50-33 rebounding advantage...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

(Video) BU's Doyle Somerby hits B.C.'s Kevin Hays from behind - Bean Pot

Boston University defenseman Doyle Somerby was given a five-minute major and a game misconduct for this hit on Boston College forward Kevin Hays. Hayes didn't miss a shift, and he was back out on the power-play.
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February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Jack Parker Jersey Retirement Ceremony To Air On NESN During UNH vs BU ‘Flex’ Game

Hockey East fans will get to watch a bit of history on Saturday, Feb. 15, when Boston University retires the jersey of legendary Terriers coach and former captain Jack Parker. NESN will broadcast BU’s matchup against the University of New Hampshire as the first of the network’s “flex’ games for the season. The game will face-off at 7 p.m. at BU’s Agganis Arena, and Parker’s...
February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

NESN To Broadcast Feb. 15 University Of New Hampshire-Boston University Hockey East Game

New England Sports Network announced today that the Saturday, February 15 Hockey East conference game between the University of New Hampshire and Boston University will be broadcast as the first of NESN’s “Flex” games for the season. The game will face-off at 7:00 p.m. at Boston University’s Agganis Arena. In addition to showcasing one of the league’s great rivalries...
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston University knocks off Loyola Maryland 72-58

Maurice Watson Jr. scored 19 points to lead Boston University to a 72-58 victory over Loyola Maryland Monday night. Watson had an almost perfect shooting night, hitting 7 of 9 field goal attempts and 4 of 5 free throws. D.J. Irving had 14 points and John Papale added 13 for Boston University (13-6, 6-0 Patriot League). The Terriers, who have now won six straight games, shot 50...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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