Weekly Release: Northeastern Sweeps; Maine Takes Three Points
BC, BU, UNH, PC Split Weekends In League Play
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Hockey East Player of the Week Patrick Harper of Boston University

AROUND HOCKEY EAST: Northeastern swept Merrimack over the weekend on the back of Cayden Primeau (Voorhees, N.J.), who earned two wins against the Warriors. On the week, Primeau stopped 65 of 68 shots he saw in three appearances, earning a 1.13 goals against average in eight periods of work. On Tuesday, UConn tripped up Northeastern at the XL Center in Hartford, 4-1. Four different Huskies found the back of the night while Adam Huska (Zvolen, Slovakia) made 26 saves in the victory ... Boston College and Boston University renewed their rivalry last weekend, splitting the two-game set. Each team won on the road, kicked off by a 7-4 Terriers win on Friday night. Patrick Harper (New Canaan, Conn.) set up four tallies in the win to earn Hockey East Player of the Week accolades, while Brandon Hickey (Leduc, Alta.) recorded two goals, including the game-winning strike. The next night, David Cotton (Parker, Texas) potted the decisive tally for the Eagles as part of a two-point (1g, 1a) night. Ron Greco (Philadelphia, Pa.) scored three goals in the two outings against the Terriers and now has four goals in his last four games ... Maine took three league points from Vermont this weekend, lifting the Black Bears into a tie for sixth place in the league table and within four points of third place. Jeremy Swayman (Anchorage, Alaska)earned a 1-0-1 weekend with a 1.92 goals against average and .938 save percentage. The rookie stopped 61 of 65 shots he saw from Vermont and allowed just two goals in each game. Vermont's Ross Colton (Robbinsville, N.J.) registered four points (2g, 2a) with 15 shots on net in the two-game set at Maine. He scored twice on the power play in the third period of Friday's 2-2 tie, including the strike that knotted the game with 1:43 left on the clock ... Massachusetts took a 4-2 victory over UConn on Friday night in the Minutemen's lone game of the weekend. George Mika (Naples, Fla.) netted the game-tying goal, it was the first tally of three within 1:18 of play, the fastest three goals in UMass history. Also chipped in an assist on the night.... UMass Lowell dropped its only game of the week to Bentley, a 3-2 decision in overtime on Tuesday.