February 6, 2010

Men's Ice Hockey Hosts Colgate On Saturday, Feb. 6 At 8 P.M On CBS College Sports

Quinnipiac Bobcats (13-12-2, 7-8-0 ECAC Hockey) vs.
Colgate Raiders (11-10-5, 8-5-1 ECAC Hockey)
Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010 - 8 p.m.
TD Bank Sports Center - Hamden, Conn.

On The Air - AM 1220 WQUN
Bill Schweizer - Play-by-play
Todd Carroll - Color Commentary

Broadcast - CBS College Sports (DirecTV 613; Replays - 2/6/09 - 11:30 p.m.; 2/7/09 - 9:30 a.m.)
Dave Ryan - Play-by-play
Dava Starman - Color Commentary

Saturday, February 6, 2010 - Colgate

The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team hosts ECAC Hockey foe Colgate in a league match-up at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn. The Bobcats and Raiders hit the ice at 8 p.m. in a game nationally-televised on CBS College Sports, available on DirecTV on Channel 613. Encore presentations of the game will air at 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6 and 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 7. Quinnipiac is coming off a 2-0 loss to #5 Cornell on Friday night, while Colgate defeated Princeton, 3-1. The Bobcats are currently 13-12-2 overall and 7-8-0 in ECAC Hockey play. Colgate is 11-10-5 overall and 8-5-1 against ECAC Hockey.

Broadcast News
The "Voice of the Bobcats" Bill Schweizer will have the play-by-play for tonight's game against the Raiders. Todd Caroll will handle the color commentary duties.

On The Tube
Tonight's game on CBS College Sports will feature Dave Ryan with the play-by-play and Dave Starman with the color. The game is available on DirecTV on Channell 613.

All-Time Against Colgate
Quinnipiac and Colgate have met 15 times since the Bobcats joined ECAC Hockey in 2005. All-time, Quinnipiac is 6-8-1 against the Raiders, with a 4-4-0 mark on their home sheet and a 2-4-1 mark at Colgate's Starr Rink. Quinnipiac and Colgate met five times last season, with the Colgate winning both regular-season games, 1-0 in Hamden on Nov. 7 and 3-2 in Ithaca on Feb. 7. Quinnipiac hosted Colgate for the ECAC Hockey Tournament First Round in a series that saw all three games go to overtime, with the Bobcats winning the first and third games to clinch the series and move on to the Quarterfinals. Quinnipiac won the first game between these two teams, 5-3 on Nov. 20, 2010 in Hamilton, N.Y.

Scouting Colgate University
Colgate is currently 11-10-5 overall and 8-5-1 in ECAC Hockey action following a 3-1 win against Princeton. They currently sit in fifth place in the league standings. The Raiders feature one of three players in ECAC Hockey to have totaled 30 points to date in Austin Smith (11-22-33). David McIntyre is the only senior among the top five scorers in the Colgate line-up, sitting in second place with nine goals and 19 assists for 28 points. Brian Day leads the Raiders, while ranking second in ECAC Hockey, with 16 goals to go along with 10 assists for 26 points. Smith had a goal and an assist against Princeton last night, while McIntyre also added a goal. Ethan Cox scored the game-winner for the Raiders. Francois Brisebois (10-8-18) and Robbie Bourbon (6-9-15) fill out the top five. Alex Evin got the start in goal against Princeton, stopping 23 of 24 shots for the win.