25   Colby Cohen
Colby Cohen

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Villanova, Pa.

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 215

Position:
D

Birthdate:
04/25/1989

Last Team:
Lincoln Stars (USHL)


10/17/2013

Inside BU Hockey - Episode 2

Interviews with Coach Quinn, Tommy Kelley, Colby Cohen

Cohen Photo Gallery


COHEN RADIO INTERVIEWS:
BU All-Access Radio Show Interview - October 22, 2009
BU All-Access Radio Show Interview - November 14, 2008


2009-10 HIGHLIGHTS
Scored a goal in 3-2 win over fourth-ranked Michigan on Oct. 24 ... Netted the game-winning goal in overtime at UMass Lowell on Oct. 30 ... Tallied two goals and an assist in three-game point streak from Oct. 24-31 ... Scored the game-winning goal in 6-4 win over Merrimack on Nov. 14 ... Posted three-game point streak from Nov. 8-14 ... Assisted on Nick Bonino's goal in 6-5 win at Harvard on Nov. 24 ... Earned Hockey East Co-Player of the Week honors after notching career-best four points (2g, 2a), including the game-winning goal, in 7-3 win at Massachusetts on Jan. 2 ... Assisted on Joe Pereira's goal in 3-2 win over Boston College at Fenway Park on Jan. 8 ... Scored two power-play goals in 6-4 win over Merrimack on Jan. 16 ... Scored game-winning goal in overtime at Boston College on Jan. 22 ... Scored the game-winning goal and added an assist in 6-2 win over Masschusetts on Jan. 29 ... Named to Hockey East Honor Roll three times (11/2, 1/18, 1/25).

2008-09 HIGHLIGHTS
Appeared in 43 contests with two healthy scratches (11/29, 1/16) ... Netted the game-winning goal against Miami in overtime in the national title game ... Named Most Outstanding Player of NCAA Frozen Four and earned a spot on the All-Tournament Team ... Ranked second among Hockey East defensemen with 32 points (8g, 24a) ... All three of his game-winning goals came in the last 12 contests of the season ... 20 of his points came on the power play ... Tallied nine multi-point efforts ... Recorded the game winner with under three minutes left in regulation and added an assist in a 2-1 win over Maine in the first game of the Hockey East quarterfinals ... Boasted a plus-24 rating, which ranked tied for fifth in the country ... Named to Hockey East Honor Roll three times (11/24, 3/16, 4/13).

2007-08 HIGHLIGHTS
Appeared in 39-of-40 games, missing one game due to a broken finger (at UMass Lowell, 12/7) ... Tallied 16 points on three goals and 13 assists ... Point total ranked third amongst Hockey East rookie defensemen, while his 13 assists trailed only teammate Kevin Shattenkirk ... Recorded his first career goal -- the eventual game winner -- and added an assist in 9-1 win at Vermont on Nov. 16 ... Also had a two-point performance (1g, 1a) in 5-4 triumph over Northeastern in Beanpot consolationg game (Feb. 11) ... Earned an assist in 4-4 tie at Alaska Anchorage on Oct. 13 for his first collegiate point ... Scored a power-play goal in a 6-2 victory at UMass Lowell on Feb. 8 ... Assisted on what was the Terriers' final goal of the season in a 3-1 loss to Vermont in the Hockey East semifinals ... Also added assists against UMass Lowell (Nov. 3), Boston College (Nov. 30, Dec. 1, Feb. 4), Merrimack (Dec. 30, Feb. 1), UNH (Jan. 26), Maine (Feb. 15) and Northeastern (Feb. 22).

BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY
A member of the U.S. National Team Developmental Program before moving on to play for the Lincoln Stars of the United States Hockey League ... Led all USHL defensemen in scoring in 2006-07 with 60 points (13g, 47a) ... Was a member of the Under-17 U.S. NTDP in 2005-06, posting 21 points (8g, 13a) in 65 games ... Helped Team USA win silver medal at U-17 World Hockey Challenge ... Broke out on the scene in 2004-05 with the Syracuse Stars of the Eastern Junior Hockey League and Ontario Provincial Junior A League, tallying 43 points in 50 games ... Graduated from Radnor High School.

PERSONAL
Son of Jay and Michaelan Cohen of Villanova, Pa. ... His cousin, Jeremy Bloom, competed in freestyle skiing for Team USA in the 2002 and 2006 Olympics and played football at Colorado before being drafted by the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles ... Enrolled in the University's College of Arts and Sciences ... Born April 25, 1989 ... Drafted by the Colorado Avalanche in the second round, 45th overall, of the 2007 National Hockey League Entry Draft.

Overall
YEAR GP G A Pts PP SH GW PIM
2007-08 39 3 13 16 1 0 1 17/34
2008-09 43 8 24 32 6 0 3 27/65
2009-10 22 9 8 17 6 0 5 18/44
Tot. 104 20 45 65 13 0 9 62/143

Hockey East
YEAR GP G A Pts PP SH GW PIM
2007-08 26 2 9 11 1 0 1 10/20
2008-09 26 3 18 21 3 0 1 20/51
2009-10 18 8 7 15 5 0 5 16/40
Tot. 70 13 34 47 9 0 7 46/111

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