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March 29, 2014

College hockey gameday: Minnesota State vs. UMass Lowell

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4. About Boston College: The Eagles (26-7-4) were the country’s No. 1 team for most of the season. From Dec. 6 to Feb. 22, they rattled off a 19-game unbeaten streak. The Hockey East regular-season champion has won just one of four games since then. Boston College has the Hobey Baker favorite in junior forward Johnny Gaudreau (32-37—69), who leads the nation in goals and points. Senior forward Kevin Hayes (24-32—56) is next for the nation’s top offense (4.05 goals per game).

5. About Denver: The Pioneers (20-15-6) reached the regional by winning the inaugural NCHC playoff championship last weekend in Minneapolis. First-year coach Jim Montgomery hasn’t changed the formula too much with DU. Senior goaltender Sam Brittain has played 38 games and has a .932 save percentage and a 2.11 goals-against average. Freshman forward Trevor Moore (13-18—31) is the top scorer for the former WCHA power.

Shane Frederick

NCAA Northeast Regional Today and Sunday; DCU Center; Worcester, Mass. Saturday's games: Boston College vs. Denver, 3 p.m.; UMass-Lowell vs. Minnesota State, 6:30 p.m. Sunday's game: Championship, 4 p.m. TV: MSU's game will be streamed live online through ESPN3, tape-delay on ESPNU at 10:30 p.m. Radio: KTOE 1420AM and 102.7 FM Live blog: mankatofreepresshockey.blogspot.com Twitter: @puckato

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