Led by Patriot League preseason Player of the Year D.J. Irving, the Boston University menís basketball team will host every conference game this season at Agganis Arena for the first time in program history. The inaugural Patriot League home schedule will begin Thursday, Jan. 2 against Holy Cross. Fans can purchase tickets for any of the nine games by clicking here.
Coming off its second straight postseason appearance, the Boston University womenís basketball team will open the Patriot League schedule on Thursday, Jan. 2 at Holy Cross and will host the programís first conference game on Sunday, Jan. 5 against Lehigh. Fans can purchase tickets for any of the nine home games by clicking here.
After winning the newly-created Kelley-Harkness Cup at Madison Square Garden against Cornell, the Boston University menís ice hockey team will host three games at Agganis in the month of January and also play against Maine on Saturday, Jan. 11 at Fenway Park. Fans can purchase tickets for any of the four games by clicking here.
On July 1, Boston University officially moved 20 of its 25 teams to the Patriot League. Formed as an all-sport conference in 1990-91, the league features American, Army, Bucknell, Colgate, Holy Cross, Lafayette, Lehigh, Loyola Maryland and Navy .
Located within Boston University's impressive $225-million John Hancock Student Village, Agganis Arena is a state-of-the-art, multipurpose sports and entertainment center. A 290,000-square foot premier venue, it serves as home for the hockey and basketball teams and also for many other events, including past concerts by Carrie Underwood and Kings of Leon.
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2009-10 HIGHLIGHTS One of five Terriers to play in all 38 games ... Tallied career-best 29 points (7g, 22a) and ranked second on team in assists ... Named to Inside College Hockey Preseason All-America and All-College Hockey News Preseason Second Teams ... Logged a pair of assists in 3-2 win over fourth-ranked Michigan on Oct. 24 ... Assisted on Colby Cohen's overtime goal in 5-4 win at UMass Lowell on Oct. 30 ...Recorded three points (1g, 2a) in home-and-home series with Merrimack on Nov. 13-14... Tallied seven points (1g, 6a) in six-game point streak from Nov. 8-24 ... Posted a short-handed goal and an assist against Rensselaer on Dec. 11 ... Matched career high with three assists, including an assist on Colby Cohen's game-winner, in 7-3 win at Massachusetts on Jan. 2 ... Assisted on Colby Cohen's overtime goal in 5-4 win at Boston College on Jan. 22 ... Scored an unassisted goal in the Beanpot championship game against Boston College on Feb. 8 ... Netted the game-winning goal and added an assist in 3-0 win over Merrimack in Game 3 of the Hockey East quarterfinals on March 14 ... Scored a goal and assisted on David Warsofky's shorthanded goal in the Hockey East semifinals against Maine on March 19 ... Named to Hockey East Honor Roll six times (10/26, 11/16, 12/14, 1/4, 3/15, 3/22).
2008-09 HIGHLIGHTS AHCA Reebok East Second Team All-American ... New England All-Star ... Hockey East Second Team All-Star ... Named to All-Ice Breaker Team ... Was the season's first Hockey East Player of the Week on Oct. 13 after leading Terriers to Ice Breaker Title ... Second in the nation in plus/minus with a plus-28 rating ... Served as an alternate captain for Team USA in the World Junior Championship in Ottawa ... Named one of Team USA's three best players of the tournament ... Was the top scoring defenseman in the event and tied for eighth overall with nine points (1g, 8a) ... Assisted on Colin Wilson's first-period goal in the NCAA semifinals on April 9 ... Assisted on Colby Cohen's game-winning goal in the NCAA title game against Miami.
2007-08 HIGHLIGHTS Hockey East All-Rookie Team... One of three Terriers to play in all 40 contests... Tied for seventh on team in scoring with 21 points on four goals and 17 assists... Recorded first career goal and added an assist in 5-2 win at Providence on Nov. 1... Tallied first career point with an assist at Michigan on Oct. 26... Assisted on all three BU goals in 4-3 loss against Boston College in Beanpot first round on Feb. 4... Registered game-winning goal and added an assist in 3-1 win at Maine on Jan. 12... Recorded two assists against both UNH (1/26) and Northeastern (2/22)... Also scored a goal vs. BC (12/1) and at UMass Lowell (2/8)... Named Hockey East Rookie of the Week on Feb. 11... Earned a spot on the Hockey East Honor Roll on Jan. 14 and Jan. 28.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY Captain of the U.S. National U-18 Team, scoring 34 points (12g, 22a) in 48 games in 2006-07... Named the top defenseman at 2007 World Championships after helping his team earn the silver medal... In the 2006 North American Hockey League playoffs, led the U-17 team in scoring... Named to the 2004-05 All-New England Prep First Team as a sophomore at The Brunswick School before joining the NTDP... Invited to the 2007 U.S. National Junior Evaluation Camp... Graduated from Ann Arbor Huron High School.
PERSONAL Son of Patrick and Barbara Shattenkirk of New Rochelle, N.Y.... His older brother, Keith, played hockey at Princeton... Enrolled in the University's College of Arts and Sciences... Born Jan. 29, 1989... Drafted by the Colorado Avalanche in the first round, 14th overall, of the 2007 National Hockey League Entry Draft.