The Terrier hockey schedule for 2008-09 will feature 20 home dates, three in-season tournaments and a rugged non-conference slate. A week after an October 5 exhibition game against Univeristy of New Brunswick, BU hosts the IceBreaker, meeting Michigan State the first night and North Dakota the second. UMass completes the field. Michigan visits Agganis Arena on Oct. 25.
Second semester begins with the Wells Fargo Denver Cup on Jan 2 & 3, with BU facing RPI in the opener and either Denver or Holy Cross the second night. In February, BU looks to reclaim the Beanpot championship, beginning with a first round matchup against Harvard.
Conference play begins with an Oct. 17 home game against Merrimack and concludes with a Sunday matinee at Agganis on March 6 against Providence. [BU news release]