Football has left us once again, but there are some alternative for Boston sports fans while we wait for the warmth of Training Camp to arrive.
Daniel Ciampini broke a third-period tie with the second of his three goals to help Union beat Boston College 5-4 in the NCAA hockey semifinals Thursday night.
The top two offenses in the NCAA will be meeting on Thursday, as Boston College takes on Union College in Frozen Four sudden-death playoff action.
Top scorer Johnny Gaudreau and the top-seeded Eagles are headed to the Frozen Four in Philadelphia.
The NCAA sure rolls out the red carpet for teams that advance to the Frozen Four. And it’s fair to say this season’s qualifiers aren’t used to it.
At the WBZ WaterCooler: Boston College and Ferris State play tonight for college hockey’s national championship.
Paul Carey had two goals and Boston College beat Minnesota6-1 to advance to the NCAA championship game for the fifth time in the past seven seasons.
Boston College (31-10-1), the overall No. 1 seed and winners of 17 straight games, will take on Minnesota (28-13-1) in the Frozen Four Friday night in Tampa.
Parker Milner stopped 33 shots and the Eagles advanced to their 10th Frozen Four in 15 years with a 4-0 win over defending NCAA champion Minnesota-Duluth Sunday night.
After capturing the Hockey East championship this weekend, the Boston College Eagles have earned the top overall seed in the NCAA Tournament.