UMass Lowell shut out Cornell, 5-0, in the first semifinal of the 2017 NCAA Northeast Regional at the SNHU Arena in Manchester, N.H. The River Hawks will play Sunday for a chance to advance to the Frozen Four.
Harvard and Providence square off in the first game of the 2017 NCAA Tournament East Regional at the Dunkin Donuts Center on Friday, March 24.
For the first time since 1993 Harvard University will have bragging rights among its college hockey brethren in the city.
Harvard's ability to play fast, break the puck out of its own zone and transition from defense to offense were reasons the Crimson won their first Beanpot since 1993.
The 2017 Beanpot Tournament will prominently feature several players from outside of the region, including from non-hockey hotbeds such as Florida and California.
Boston Bruins draft pick Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson scored a hat trick to lift Boston University past Union, 5-4, at Agganis Arena on Thursday.
Junior Henry Hart has picked up six assists in eight games once transitioning from forward to defense for the Yale University hockey team.