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Hockey East Preseason Coaches' Poll: Providence takes top spot

Providence junior goaltender Jon Gillies
Providence junior goaltender Jon Gillies
Matt Dewkett

BOSTON, MASS. -- Providence College was picked to finish first in the Hockey East Preseason Coaches' Poll as announced by the league on Monday afternoon at the annual media luncheon.

2014 Hockey East Preseason Coaches' Poll

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Points 2013-14 Record
1 Providence (7) 127 22-11-6 (11-7-2 HE)
2 Boston College (3) 120 28-8-4 (16-2-2 HE)
3 Notre Dame 94 23-15-2 (9-9-2 HE)
4 Northeastern (1) 90 19-14-4 (10-8-2 HE)
5 New Hampshire 86 22-18-1 (11-9-0 HE)
6 Boston University 83 10-21-4 (5-12-3 HE)
7 UMass Lowell (1) 79 26-11-4 (11-6-3 HE)
8 Vermont 75 20-15-3 (10-10-0 HE)
9 Maine 74 16-15-4 (9-8-3 HE)
10 Merrimack 37 8-22-3 (3-15-2 HE)
11 Massachusetts 33 8-22-4 (4-13-3 HE)
12 Connecticut 26 18-14-4 (15-9-3 AHA)

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