29   Matt O'Connor
Matt  O'Connor

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Toronto, Ont.

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 204

Position:
G

Birthdate:
02/14/1992

Last Team:
Youngstown Phantoms (USHL)


04/11/2015

Terriers' Bid for Sixth NCAA Title Falls Short against Providence, 4-3

Oksanen notched two points (1g, 1a); BU finishes season with 28-8-5 record

04/09/2015

Terriers Advance to NCAA Title Game with 5-3 Victory over North Dakota

Eichel tallies three points (2g, 1a); BU to face Providence on Saturday

04/08/2015

BU, North Dakota Face Off at Frozen Four (ESPN2)

Terriers making 22nd Frozen Four appearance

03/28/2015

BACK TO THE GARDEN!

Regional MOP Rodrigues scores late winner to send BU to Frozen Four

03/27/2015

O'Regan OT Goal Pushes Terriers to NCAA Regional Final

Terriers recover from 1-0 deficit to earn thrilling victory in NCAA opener

12/11/2013

Inside BU Hockey - Episode 10

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

04/11/2015

Men's Ice Hockey vs. Providence

NCAA National Championship on April 11, 2015

04/09/2015

Men's Hockey vs. North Dakota (Frozen Four Semifinals)

The Terriers faced North Dakota in the 2015 Frozen Four semifinals at TD Garden on April 9, 2015.

03/28/2015

Terriers vs. Minnesota Duluth - NCAA Northeast Regional Final (3-28-15)

Photos from the Terriers' 3-2 win vs. Minnesota Duluth in the NCAA Northeast Regional Final. Photo credit: Rich Gagnon

03/27/2015

Terriers vs. Yale - NCAA Northeast Regional (3-27-15)

Photos from the Terriers' 3-2 overtime victory over the Bulldogs at the Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, N.H.

03/21/2015

2015 Hockey East Championship

Photos from the 2015 Hockey East title game

AS A JUNIOR IN 2014-15
Hockey East All-Tournament Team ... Hockey East Second Team All-Star ... Led Hockey East in winning percentage (.812), fifth in save percentage (.924), and sixth in goals against average (2.27) ... Has started 34 games and leads the team in wins (25), save percentage (.928), and goals against average (2.13) ... NCAA.com No. 3 Star of the Week (Oct. 28) ... Three-time runner-up, Hockey East Goaltender of the Month (Oct., Nov., Dec.) ... Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 27) ... Five-time Hockey East Top Performer ... Picked up his first win of the season and first shutout of his career after making 29 saves in a 1-0 win against Michigan State (Oct. 24) ... Made 38 saves in a 3-2 victory over No. 14 Michigan (Oct. 25) ... Named Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week and NCAA Hockey No. 3 Star of the Week (Oct. 27) ... Made 27 saves in a 5-3 victory at No. 3 Boston College (Nov. 7) ... Recorded 27 saves in a 3-1 victory at Maine (Nov. 14) ... Made 30 saves in a 4-2 victory over No. 18 Merrimack (Dec. 6) ... Made 35 saves en route to a 5-1 victory at RPI (Dec. 13) ... Named Hockey East Defensive Player of Week after stopping 63 of 66 shots against in back-to-back wins at No. 12 Vermont (Jan. 23, 24) ... Made 30 saves in BU's victory in the Beanpot final (Feb. 23) ... Backstopped BU to a 2-game sweep of Merrimack in the Hockey East quaterfinals, making 43 saves (Mar. 13-14) ... Stopped 54 of 58 shots in back-to-back wins in the Hockey East semifinal and final (Mar. 20, 21) ... Made 21 saves in the NCAA Northeast Regional Semifinal OT win against Yale (Mar. 27) ... Recorded 27 saves in the NCAA Northeast Regional Final victory over Minnesota Duluth (Mar. 28).

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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