BC's Alex Carpenter Beats Hannah Brandt For Kazmaier AwardBoston College junior forward Alex Carpenter has won the Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award, given annually to the top player in women's college hockey. The award was presented Saturday at the University of Minnesota, the site of the NCAA championship. Carpenter beat finalists Hannah Brandt, a junior forward for Minnesota.
Minnesota Beats North Dakota On Last-Second Goal Justin Holl and the Minnesota Golden Gophers cut it about as close as possible after waiting all season to renew their long rivalry with North Dakota. The senior defenseman scored a short-handed goal with 0.6 seconds left to give Minnesota a 2-1 victory over North Dakota on Thursday night in the NCAA hockey semifinals.
Student From MN Trades Skullcaps With Pope FrancisTwo Boston College students studying in Rome had an up-close encounter with Pope Francis and came away with a treasured souvenir. Katie Rich of Minnetonka, Minn., and Ethan Mack of Portland, Maine, were along the barricade for an audience with Pope Francis on Wednesday.
Heisman Watch: Boston College's Andre Williams Rushes In To The MixWith the competition wide open for the Heisman Trophy, Boston College running back Andre Williams has become a bit of a rising contender.
Gopher Hockey Unbeaten After Win Over Boston CollegeThe University of Minnesota men’s hockey team stayed unbeaten after a dominating 6-1 win over No. 5-ranked Boston College on Sunday at Mariucci Arena. The Gophers (4-0-1) played the Eagles to a 3-3 tie Friday night, then had six different players score in Sunday’s win.
Minn. To Be Part Of Big Ten-Hockey East ChallengeThe Minnesota Gophers' nonconference series against Boston College will be part of the inaugural Big Ten-Hockey East Challenge. The two conferences made the announcement Tuesday.
Basketball Still Runs Through Troy Bell’s Blood Troy Bell has seen it all in his basketball career. From Holy Angels High School to Boston College, to a first-round pick in the NBA to a career overseas. Because of that, he has perspective and an appreciation for where he's been. Bell is spending the summer sharpening his game in the Howard Pulley summer league before he returns to his now hometown team in Italy.
Gopher Women To Face Boston U For TitleAfter breezing through the regular season unbeaten, Minnesota has needed overtime to win its first two games in the NCAA women's hockey tournament.
Boston College Beats Minnesota, Advances To Hockey Final Boston College has one more game left, so coach Jerry York wasn't in the mood for a big celebration Thursday night. York and the Eagles have their eyes on something bigger.
Boston College On Familiar Route To Frozen FourA trip to Worcester resulted into another spot in the Frozen Four for top-seeded Boston College.