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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The Boston University women's ice hockey team defeated Rensselaer, 3-2, in the Terriers' home opener on Oct. 12, 2012
AS A SENIOR IN 2012-13 Appeared in 35 games ... Set new career highs in goals (25) and points (46) and matched a career best with 21 assists ... Was a Hockey East Second Team All-Star ... Finished second on the Terriers in points and led the team in goals ... Was second on the squad as a plus-28 ... Tied for team lead with six power play goals and two shorthanded goals ... Finished the season with a four-game point streak (5g, 2a) ... Recorded 13 multi-point games ... Scored two goals, including the game-winner, in the Hockey East title game against Northeastern ... Had a goal and an assist against both Clarkson and Mercyhurst in the NCAA tournament ... Had a goal in the national title game at Minnesota ... Tallied three points in three straight games from Feb. 20-24 ... Handed out two assists in 5-4 victory over Northeastern on Jan. 16 ... Recorded three points (1g, 2a) in 4-2 win at Maine on Jan. 12 ... Scored a goal in 2-2 tie at Minnesota-Duluth on Dec. 8 ... Tallied four points (3g, 1a) in a home-and-home series against Providence on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 ... Named Hockey East Player of the Week and GoTerriers.com Student Athlete of the Week on Nov. 19 ... Scored a goal in 2-1 victory over Harvard on Nov. 18 ... Registered career-high five points (2g, 3a) in 7-1 win against Providence on Nov. 16 ... Handed out an assist at UNH on Nov. 9 ... Picked up an assist for her 100th career point in a 3-0 win against Robert Morris on Oct. 27... Recorded a goal and an assist in a victory against Maine on Oct. 26... Netted a goal ina 5-1 victory versus then-No. 2 Cornell on Oct. 21 ... Tallied two assists in 6-2 win against Union on Oct. 13 ... Scored a goal in 3-2 win against Rensselaer Oct. 12 ... Handed out an assist in season opening victory over Boston College Oct. 5.
AS A SENIOR IN 2011-12 Appeared in seven games ... Recorded three assists in a 6-2 win over Union on Oct. 15 ... Scored two goals, a shorthanded tally and the eventual game-winner, against Niagara on Oct. 8...Lit the lamp against Niagara on Oct. 7...Registered a goal and an assist in a 4-1 victory over North Dakota on Sep. 30.
AS A JUNIOR IN 2010-11 Appeared in 36 games, collecting ten goals and a career-high 21 assists ... Posted five multi-point games, including four three-point contests ... Recorded a five-game point-scoring streak (3g, 5a) to open the season ... Added three power-play goals and two game-winning markers ... Was a member of Canada's gold medal-winning U22 team at the MLP Cup.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009-10 Appeared in 27 games and totaled 21 points (12g, 9a) ... Tied for second on team in goals (12) and power-play goals (5) ... Netted two game-winning markers ... Played on the Hockey East All-Star Team that faced Team USA on Nov. 22 ... Scored a goal against Ohio State on Oct. 3 ... Named Hockey East Pure Hockey Player of the Week after setting program record with four goals in 4-2 win at Wayne State on Oct. 17 ... Netted a goal at fourth-ranked Clarkson on Oct. 24 ... Scored game-winning goal and added an empty netter in 3-1 win at Providence on Oct. 31 ... Tallied seven goals and an assist in four-game point streak from Oct. 17-31 ... Scored a goal against New Hampshire on Nov. 6 ... Notched two assists in 4-0 win over Vermont on Nov. 11 ... Tallied a goal and an assist in 5-3 win over Providence on Nov. 14 ... Assisted on Lauren Cherewyk's game-winning goal in 4-0 win at Boston College on Nov. 18 ... Scored an unassisted goal at Princeton on Nov. 27 ... Assisted on Lauren Cherewyk's game-winning goal in 3-2 win at Princeton on Nov. 28 ... Scored a goal at Connecticut on Dec. 4 ... Collected an assist against New Hampshire on March 6 ... Registered an assist against Connecticut in the Hockey East title game on March 7 ... Named to Hockey East Honor Roll three times (Oct. 26, Nov. 2, Nov. 30) ... Tallied two assists to help the Canadian U22 Team to a 9-0 win over Switzerland in the gold-medal game of the MLP Cup in Ravensburg, Germany, on Jan. 9
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008-09 Led the team with 31 points on 15 goals and 16 assists in just 28 games... Her 15 goals was tied for a team-best in 2008-09 and ties her with Laurel Koller for the third-highest season total in program history ... With 31 points, recorded the second-highest season point total in team annals, along with Erin Seaman in 2006-07 ... Her 16 assists ties her for the second highest assist total in a season along with Gina Kearns and Jillian Kirchner in 2007-08 ... Finished the year with a team-best +21 rating ... Started the season with a goal and two assists at Union on Oct. 3 ... Netted goals in back-to-back games against Maine on Oct. 25 and at New Hampshire on Oct. 30 ... Notched a goal and two assists in a 4-1 win at Boston College on Nov. 22 and repeated the feat three games later against New Hampshire on Dec. 7 ... Notched points in her final seven contests including two goals at BC on Feb. 14, the game-winning goal against Northeastern in the first round of the Hockey East Tournament on Feb. 28 and a goal and an assist in a 3-2 tournament loss to BC on March 7 ... Named to the Hockey East All-Rookie team after receiving Player of the Week Honors for the week of Feb. 24 and Rookie of the Month honors for February ... Named rookie of the week five times, including top rookie at the Hockey East Tournament ... Led all rookies in Hockey East with eight goals and a 1.14 goals per game average and was sixth in the nation amongst freshman with 1.11 goals per game.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY Played on Team Manitoba, participating in the Canadian U18 tournament each of the past two years ... Was the MVP for the Balmoral School in Winnipeg, Man., her junior year ... Won the Provincial Championship her sophomore and junior seasons, also clinching the Western Championship her junior year ... Named the assistant captain her senior season ... Participated in the Team Canada U22 strength and conditioning camp in 2008 ... Tabbed as the Top Rookie her freshman year.
PERSONAL Daughter of Phyllis Kohanchuk of Winnipeg, Man. ... Enrolled in the University's College of Health and Rehabilitation Services ... Born Oct. 3, 1990.