29   Matt O'Connor
Matt O'Connor

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Toronto, Ont.

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 204

Position:
G

Birthdate:
02/14/1992

Last Team:
Youngstown Phantoms (USHL)


03/08/2014

Terriers Fall Short at No. 11/12 Notre Dame, 3-2

Baillargeon tallies goal, assist

03/01/2014

BU Completes Weekend Sweep with 4-2 Win at No. 9 Northeastern

Lane scores pair of goals

02/07/2014

Terriers Skate to 2-2 Draw with No. 7 UMass Lowell

Ronan's first collegiate goal is game-tying tally

02/03/2014

Men's Ice Hockey Edged by No. 2 Boston College, 3-1, in Beanpot

Baillargeon scored Terriers' lone goal

01/31/2014

Terriers, Minutemen Skate to 3-3 Draw

O'Connor makes 46 saves

12/11/2013

Inside BU Hockey - Episode 10

Interviews with Coach Quinn, Matt O'Connor, Brian Strait

01/17/2014

Men's Ice Hockey at Boston College (1/17/14)

Photos from the Terriers' 6-4 loss at Boston College on Jan. 17, 2014.

11/30/2013

Men's Ice Hockey vs. Cornell - Red Hot Hockey

The men's ice hockey team faced Cornell in the fourth edition of Red Hot Hockey at Madison Square Garden.

10/20/2013

Men's Ice Hockey vs. Wisconsin (10/19/13)

Photos from BU's 7-3 victory over No. 2 Wisconsin on Oct. 19, 2013.

02/04/2013

Men's Ice Hockey vs. Northeastern (61st Beanpot)

Photos from the Terriers' meeting against Northeastern in the first round of the 61st Beanpot. Credit: Steve McLaughlin.

12/01/2012

Men's Ice Hockey vs. Boston College - 11/30/12

Photos from the Terriers' 4-2 win over top-ranked Boston College on Nov. 30, 2012.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2013-14
Made 21 starts ... Led the team in save percentage (.920) and goals-against average (2.89) ... Registered his first win of the season in a 3-2 victory over Holy Cross (Oct. 12) ... Recorded his second victory in as many starts with a 40-save effort against Wisconsin (Oct. 19) ... Named a Hockey East Top Performer after his victory against Wisconsin (Oct. 21) ... Named the Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week after stopping 92 of 96 shots and recording a 1-0-1 record in a weekend series against No. 14/15 North Dakota ... Registered 37 saves in the Terriers 3-2 victory over Cornell in Red Hot Hockey (Nov. 30) ... Made 39 saves in a 4-2 victory over Northeastern (Mar. 1).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012-13
Named to Hockey East All-Academic Team ... Appeared in 19 games for BU before suffering a season-ending injury in February ... Recorded his first collegiate victory in the season opener against Providence with 26 saves ... Recorded back-to-back victories against UMass on Oct. 26 and Oct. 27 ... Made 26 stops in a 4-2 triumph at North Dakota on Nov. 3 ... Recorded 34 saves in a 3-1 win at Merrimack on Nov. 9 ... Named the Hockey East Co-Rookie of the Monthfor October,and Hockey East Co-Rookie of the Week on Nov. 5 ... Made 35 saves in a 4-2 victory over No. 1 Boston College ... Named the Hockey East Athletic Republic Player of the Week after leading the Terriers to victories over No. 1 Boston College and No. 1 UNH on Dec. 10 ... Named a Hockey East Top Performer five times (10/15, 10/22, 10/29, 11/12, 12/3).

BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY
Spent two seasons with Youngstown, helping Phantoms reach 2012 USHL Eastern Conference semifinals ... Finished 2011-12 season with a record of 28-16-5, a 3.04 goals-against average and a .902 save percentage ... Tied for second in the league in wins and was second in saves (1350) ... Spent two years in OJHL with Upper Canada Patriots and Burlington Cougars ... Posted .903 save percentage in 2009-10 ... Was OJHL's only 16-year-old goalie in 2008-09 for expansion Upper Canada club.

PERSONAL
Born Feb. 14, 1992 ... Son of Lesley Hadrill and Kevin O'Connor ... Enrolled in the School of Management, majoring in business administration and management.



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