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by Ken Schott

Parting Schotts

A Daily Gazette sports blog
Ken Schott blogs about college hockey & more
Thursday, April 10, 2014

Frozen Four end of 2nd: Union, Boston College tied, 2-2

Mat Bodie and Daniel Ciampini scored to give Union a one-goal lead, but a late goal by Boston College defenseman Steve Santini has tied the score, 2-2, after two period of play in their NCAA hockey Frozen Four semifinal at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Thursday. With Union ...
Thursday, April 10, 2014

Frozen Four end of 1st: Boston College leads Union, 1-0

Johnny Gaudreau scored 2:08 into the first period Thursday, giving Boston College a 1-0 lead over Union in the NCAA hockey Frozen Four semifinal at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Kevin Hayes drove to the net and got a shot off. Goalie Colin Stevens made the save, but Gaudreau ...
Thursday, April 10, 2014

Union-Boston College Frozen Four semifinal pregame report

Good afternoon from the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, where it’s time to drop the puck on the NCAA Frozen Four as top-ranked Union faces No. 3 Boston College in the first semifinal. The other semifinal is Minnesota against North Dakota. At stake is a spot in Saturday night’s national ...
Thursday, April 10, 2014

RPI's Higgs wins Lowe's Senior CLASS Award

RPI senior forward Brock Higgs was named the winner of the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award on Thursday. The award is given annually to the most outstanding senior student-athlete in Division I men's hockey. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I senior ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014

NCAA hockey Frozen Four talk on 'Slap Schotts' season finale

We will talk NCAA hockey Frozen Four as the "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment" closes out its 18th season at 11:05 a.m. Thursday on Rodger Wyland's "Big Board Sportstalk" on FOX Sports 980 (WOFX-AM). We will talk with Philadelphia Daily News sports editor, and former Troy Record sports editor, Chuck ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Union at the Frozen Four (with video links)

Here is the transcript of Union's press conference Wednesday after its practice Wednesday at the Wells Fargo Center. Coach Rick Bennett, defensemen Mat Bodie and Shayne Gostisbehere and left winger Daniel Carr were on the dais. THE MODERATOR: We have Union College with us. Welcome to Philadelphia. You may have ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Bennett named AHCA Coach of the Year

Rick Bennett, who guided Union to its second NCAA hockey Frozen Four appearance in three years, was named the American Hockey Coaches Association Coach of the Year on Wednesday. Bennett is the second Union coach to win the award Nate Leaman won it in 2011. The Dutchmen are 30-6-4 this ...
Sunday, April 6, 2014

Frozen Four: Mass transit strike in Philadelphia could happen tonight

If you are planning to attend the Frozen Four in Philadelphia, you might want to make sure you have transportation from the hotel to the Wells Fargo Center. There is the possibility of a strike by SEPTA, Philadelphia's mass transportation authority, starting at midnight tonight. If the workers walk off ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014

Bennett loses hair for good cause (with video)

Union hockey coach Rick Bennett is a little lighter on top today. Bennett took part in the St. Baldrick’s “Shave in Solidarity” event today at Proctors Theatre. The event shows solidarity with children fighting childhood cancer. Bennett volunteered for the event a few weeks before the Dutchmen knew they were ...
Thursday, April 3, 2014

Viewing parties planned for Union-BC Frozen Four game

There will be plenty of places to watch top-ranked Union face off against Boston College in the NCAA hockey Frozen Four at 5 p.m. next Thursday in Philadelphia. Several places will be holding viewing parties, both here in the Capital Region and across the country. To view the locations, click ...

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