Weekly Release: UConn Takes Three Points From No. 3 UML Behind Huska Play
New Hampshire Sweeps Maine; UMass Downs Notre Dame in Split
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Warrior Hockey Player of the Week Tyler Kelleher of New Hampshire

AROUND HOCKEY EAST: New Hampshire was able to pick up four points in Hockey East play over historical rival Maine this weekend, winning the home-and-home series, 5-1, and 4-3. Senior forward Tyler Kelleher (Longmeadow, Mass.) continued his hot-play by leading the Wildcats in scoring with six points (4g, 2a), moving into second place in the NCAA with 30 points on the year. Junior netminder Daniel Tirone (Trumbull, Conn.) backstopped New Hampshire, posting a .953 save percentage in the two wins, including a 38-save performance in UNH's 4-3 victory at Alfond Arena on Saturday … No. 12 Notre Dame split a two-game Hockey East series at UMass this weekend. On Friday the Minutemen held on to earn a 5-4 victory, after a wild third period the Fighting Irish pull within one goal three separate times. Senior forward Steven Iacobellis (Port Coquitlam, B.C.) recorded three points (1g, 2a) in the effort. On Saturday the Irish came back to post a 3-0 victory, as goaltender Cal Peterson (Waterloo, Iowa) recorded 22 saves in the shutout win ... UConn took three points in conference play from No. 3 UMass Lowell over the weekend, moving its record against the River Hawks to 4-1-1 in conference play since moving into Hockey East in 2014-15. On Friday, the Huskies earned a 3-2 victory on the road behind sophomore forward Tage Thompson's (Orange, Conn.) two goals, including the game-winner. On Saturday the teams skated to a 2-2 stalemate at the XL Center that saw both UConn's Adam Huska (Svolen, Slovakia) and UMass Lowell's Garrett Metcalf (Salt Lake City, Utah) make 34 saves in the game ... No. 4 Boston College won in dramatic fashion in Tuesday's Hockey East tilt with Northeastern. Sophomore defenseman Michael Kim (Toronto, Ont.) buried a short-handed goal with 28 seconds remaining in regulation to give the Eagles a 2-1 win. Jerry York and company then traveled to the Big Apple to face No. 9 North Dakota in the College Hockey Showdown at Madison Square Garden. The Eagles could not overcome two third-period goals and fell to the Fighting Hawks, 4-3. Senior defenseman Scott Savage (San Clemente, Calif.) recorded three assists in the effort … No. 5 Boston University earned a three-point weekend against conference foe Providence. First-year goalie Jake Oettinger (Lakeville, Minn.) made 38 saves Friday, backstopping the Terriers to a 2-1 victory. In Saturday's series finale, forward Nikolas Olsson (Escondido, Calif.) recorded the equalizer with 2:49 to play in regulation to force extra time, eventually ending in a 2-2 draw.