Led by second-year head coach Joe Jones, the Boston University menís basketball team enters the 2012-13 season seeking its third postseason berth in the last four years. The Terriers return three starters, including Preseason All-Conference honoree D.J. Irving who led the league last season in assists at 5.4 apg.
Led by ninth-year head coach Kelly Greenberg, the Boston University womenís basketball team returns 10 letterwinners, including three starters from last yearís 23-9 squad that advanced to the first round of the WNIT. The Terriers will host a combined six non-conference opponents in November and December.
Led by senior captain Wade Megan, the Boston University menís ice hockey team will play 18 contests at home this season, starting off with an exhibition game against the University of Toronto on Sunday, Oct. 7. Click here to purchase season tickets.
This past summer, Boston University formally accepted an invitation to move 20 of its 25 teams to the Patriot League on July 1, 2013 for the 2013-14 season. Formed as an all-sport conference in 1990-91, the league features American, Army, Bucknell, Colgate, Holy Cross, Lafayette, Lehigh 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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AS A SENIOR IN 2011-12 Has played in 15 games ... Has a point in all but two of the games that he has appeared in ... Has scored a goal in nine of his last 10 games (10g, 2a) ... Scored twice in the Terriers 5-1 win over Maine on Dec. 10 ... Notched a goal in three straight games from Nov. 13 to Nov. 19 ... Scored the game-winner in the Terriers 5-0 victory over Boston College on Nov. 13 ... Earned a goal and an assist in a 5-4 win over Massachusetts on Oct. 29 ... Scored a goal in each of the team's first three games ... Named Hockey East Top Performer three times (10/17, 11/14, 11/21).
AS A JUNIOR IN 2010-11 Dressed for 37 contests, including all 27 in Hockey East play ... Tied for second on the team in both points (28) and assists (20) ... Seven of his eight goals came in league contests ... Posted six multi-point efforts ... Scored a goal and added an assist in 1-1 draw with Merrimack on Nov. 13 ... Also posted a 1-1--2 line in wins against UMass (2/11) and Northeastern (3/4) ... Set a career high with three assists in 3-3 draw with Notre Dame on Jan. 2 ... Put together a five-game point streak from Feb. 4-18 and posted six points (2g, 4a) during the stretch ... Ended season strong with seven points (1g, 6a) in final six contests ... Four-time Hockey East Top Perfomer (11/15, 1/3, 2/14, 3/7).
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009-10 Played in 28 contests before suffering a season-ending leg injury on Feb. 13 against Maine in a game in which he scored a goal ... Tallied 15 points on four goals and 11 assists ... Scored the game-tying goal against New Hampshire on Nov. 21 ... Named to Hockey East Honor Roll after scoring the game-tying goal and adding an assist against Vermont on Dec. 4 ... Tallied an assist in season opener at Massachusetts on Oct. 16 ... Assisted on Zach Cohen goals in back-to-back wins, against Michigan (Oct. 24) and UMass Lowell (Oct. 30) ... Scored a goal at Merrimack on Nov. 13 ... Tallied assists in back-to-back games against Rensselaer (Dec. 11) and Massachusetts (Jan. 2).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008-09 Played in 31 contests ... Scored a goal in both games at the NCAA Northeast Regional, including the eventual game winner in an 8-2 win over Ohio State ... Was on the ice for the overtime game-winner in the national championship game against Miami ... Tallied a goal and an assist in two home league wins (1/23 vs. UNH, 2/28 vs. UMass) ... Scored first career goal in 3-1 road win over BC on Dec. 6 ... Named to Hockey East Honor Roll on March 30.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY Played two seasons with the Stouffville Spirit of the Ontario Provincial Junior Hockey League ... Posted 91 points (24g, 67a) in 54 games in 2007-08 ... OPJHL Co-Rookie of the Year in 2006-07 after totaling 65 points (25g, 40a) ... Named Ontario Hockey Association's top prospect for 2008 ... Played with the Ontario U-17 team before being lone Junior A player selected to the Canadian squad for the 2008 World U-18 Championships ... Tallied seven points (4g, 3a) at World U-18s, including a hat trick and an assist in a 4-1 win over Denmark ... Selected to Canada East squad for 2008 World Jr. A Hockey Challenge.
PERSONAL Son of Debby Avery and Hugo Trivino ... Enrolled in the Metropolitan College, majoring in management studies ... Born on Jan. 12, 1990 ... Drafted by the New York Islanders in the second round, 36th overall, of the 2008 National Hockey League Entry Draft.