Monday, August 24, 2009

Schedule announced; home opener vs. Notre Dame on Oct. 20

The Terriers’ 2009-10 schedule is out and shows 34 regular season games, including 16 home games and four on neutral ice. Following a pair of exhibitions at Agganis Arena against St. Francis Xavier (Oct. 3) and the U.S. NTDP U-18s (Oct. 10), BU opens on the road against UMass (Oct. 16). Four days later, BU meets Notre Dame--whom the Terriers battled throughout last season for the top spot in the polls-- in the home opener when the Terriers’ fifth NCAA championship banner will be raised. BU Athletics news release.

Red Hot Hockey (Facebook page) returns on Nov. 28 when BU and Cornell again face off in New York's Madison Square Garden. (video clip) The January 8 game against BC at Fenway Park, announced last week, will be the Terriers’ first outdoor game since a 1956 matchup with Tufts at MIT.

BU also announced that its All-Access service will return, providing online viewing of more than 75 athletic events—including most home hockey games. Pricing details.

USCHO takes a look at the Terriers' off-season workout program, with BU associate head coach Mike Bavis comparing the current regimen with what he experienced as a player some 20 years ago.

Looking ahead
2011 recruit Cason Hohmann lived up to his playmaker reputation with a 1-4-5 scoring line in four games for the U.S. Select U17s at the Five Nations tournament in Fussen Germany. In the final game of the tournament, Hohmann had a pair of first-period assists in Team USA’s 9-6 win over the host team.


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