2013-14 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey News

April 12, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Sam Anas Wins Tim Taylor Award As 2013-14 NCAA Division I National Rookie of the Year
Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey freshman Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) received the Tim Taylor Award from the Hockey Commissioners Assocation (HCA) as the National Rookie of the Year, as announced by the association on Friday, Apr. 11. Anas is the first Quinnipiac player in the program’s history to be honored with the award given to the top freshman in NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey.

April 3, 2014
Connor and Kellen Jones Sign with Oklahoma City Barons
Connor Jones (Montrose, British Columbia) and Kellen Jones (Montrose, British Columbia) have signed amateur tryout contracts with the Oklahoma City Barons, General Manager Bill Scott announced on April 3, 2014. The duo has also signed AHL standard player contracts for the 2014-15 season.

April 2, 2014
Sam Anas Tabbed George C. Carens Rookie of the Year
Freshman Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) of the Quinnipiac University men’s ice hockey team was tabbed George C. Carens Rookie of the Year, announced by the New England Hockey Writers Association on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. Division I coaches and respective media outlets throughout New England select the All-Star teams and the major award-winners.

April 1, 2014
Bryce Van Brabant Makes NHL Debut with Calgary
The Calgary Flames gave former Quinnipiac University forward Bryce Van Brabant (Morinville, Alberta) his NHL debut on Tuesday night, inserting him into the lineup against the Maple Leafs in Toronto. Van Brabant became the first Quinnipiac hockey player ever to skate in an NHL game.

March 31, 2014
Sam Anas Named College Hockey News Rookie of the Year
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey freshman Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.), fresh off one of the best rookie seasons in program history, added to his collection of hardware on Monday afternoon. Anas was named College Hockey News 2014 Rookie of the Year, which was released by the association's front office.

March 31, 2014
Zach Tolkinen Signs With Calgary Flames' AHL Affiliate Abbotsford Heat
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey senior Zach Tolkinen (Lino Lakes, Minn.) has been signed by the American Hockey League's (AHL) Abbotsford Heat, as announced by the organization on Monday, March 31. The 24-year-old defenseman will report to Abbotsford for the final seven games of the 2013-14 schedule. His signing with the National Hockey League's Calgary Flames’ minor league affiliate will reunite him with former teammate Zach Davies (2009-14), who was recalled to Abbotsford on March 3.

March 29, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Bryce Van Brabant Signs With NHL's Calgary Flames
Quinnipiac University men’s ice hockey junior Bryce Van Brabant (Morinville, Alberta) has signed as a free agent with the Calgary Flames of the National Hockey League (NHL), as announced by the organization on Saturday, Mar. 29, 2014.

March 28, 2014
No. 7 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Falls to No. 10 Providence, 4-0, in NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey East Regional
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team lost to Providence, 4-0, in the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey East Regional from the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Conn. The Bobcats finish the season at 24-10-6, good for the third-most single-season wins in the Division I era (since 1998-99).

March 27, 2014
No. 7 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Press Conference At 2014 NCAA Tournament East Regional Media Day
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold as well as senior captain Cory Hibbeler and assistant captain Connor and Kellen Jones participated in the press conference at the 2014 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Division I Championship East Regional Media Day.

March 26, 2014
Quinnipiac Fan Information For 2014 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey East Regional At Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Conn.
Bobcat Fans! Here is your one-stop guide for ticket and fan bus information for the 2014 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey East Regional at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Conn. on Mar. 28-29!

March 26, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Kellen and Connor Jones Featured In New Haven Register
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey senior assistant captains Kellen and Connor Jones were featured in a story by Chip Malafronte in the New Haven Register on Wedneday, Mar. 26.

March 25, 2014
No. 7 Bobcats Face No. 10 Providence In NCAA Tournament East Regional On Friday, Mar. 28 On ESPNU
Nationally-ranked No. 7 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey will face off against No. 10 Providence in the NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey Championship East Regional on Friday, Mar. 28 at 5:30 p.m. at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Conn. Quinnipiac received the No. 6 seed in the national tournament while Providence landed the No. 11 seed.

March 24, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Upcoming NCAA East Regional Tilt Against Providence Highlighted In New Haven Register
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team's selection to the 2014 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Tournament was previewed by the New Haven Register's Chip Malafronte following the Selection Show on Sunday, Mar. 23.

March 23, 2014
No. 2 Seed Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Will Face No. 3 Seed Providence in NCAA Tournament East Regional
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team has been announced as the No. 2 seed in the NCAA Tournament East Regional, as announced on the NCAA Selection Show on Sunday, March 23, which was televised nationally on ESPNU. The Bobcats’ selection into the East Regional means they will play in the Webster Bank Arena from Bridgeport, Conn., just 30 minutes away from Hamden and the campus of Quinnipiac. The Selection Committee matched the Bobcats up with the No. 3 seed in the East Regional, the Providence Friars, in a game that will be held on Friday, March 28 at 5:30 pm live on ESPNU.

March 22, 2014
2014 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Tournament Selection Show To Air On ESPNU On Sunday, Mar. 23 At Noon
The 2014 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Tournament selection show will air on Sunday, Mar. 23 at 12 p.m. Quinnipiac fans can watch live online or on ESPNU for the tournament's seedings and information on where the Bobcats will be playing on Mar. 28-30 for NCAA Regional competition.

March 22, 2014
QU Men's Ice Hockey Freshman Sam Anas For National Rookie of the Year
Sam Anas For National Rookie of the Year

March 21, 2014
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Bounced from ECAC Hockey Semifinals With 3-2 Double OT Loss to No. 14 Colgate
The No. 5 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team and No. 14 Colgate Raiders traded blows throughout 80-plus minutes of hockey on Friday night but in the end it was Colgate coming away victorious with a 3-2 victory in double overtime over Quinnipiac in the ECAC Hockey Semifinals. The loss drops the Bobcats to 24-9-6 on the season as they now await the decision of the NCAA Selection Committee who will determine their seed for the upcoming NCAA Tournament with Regional play set to begin next weekend. The Selection Show will air on ESPNU at 12:00 pm on Sunday.

March 21, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Sam Anas Named ECAC Hockey Co-Rookie of the Year
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey freshman Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) was named the 2014 ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Year, splitting the award with St. Lawrence's Gavin Bayreuther, as voted on by the league's office.

March 20, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Kellen Jones and Sam Anas Earn All-ECAC Hockey Honors
Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey assistant captain Kellen Jones (Montrose, British Columbia) and freshman Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) were named to the All-ECAC Hockey Second Team while Anas earned All-Rookie Team honors, as announced by the ECAC Hockey league office. Both were previously announced as finalists for league awards, with Jones keyed on as a finalist for Best Defensive Forward while Anas is up for Rookie of the Year consideration. Nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac will take the ice on Friday, Mar. 21 to face No. 13 Colgate in the ECAC Hockey Championship Semifinals at Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid, N.Y.

March 18, 2014
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Takes on No. 14 Colgate in ECAC Hockey Semifinals from Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid
Nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac will travel to Lake Placid, N.Y. on Friday, Mar. 21 to take on No. 14 Colgate in the 2014 ECAC Hockey Championship Semifinals at the 1980 Rink at Herb Brooks Arena.

March 17, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Moves Up a Spot to No. 5 in USCHO.com Weekly Division I Poll
After an ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal series sweep of local rival Yale, the Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team vaulted up to the No. 5 ranking in the USCHO.com Division I poll, as announced on Monday, March 17, 2014. Quinnipiac moves back into the USCHO Top 5 for the first time since Feb. 17th as the Bobcats (24-8-6) now move on to take on the No. 2-seeded Colgate Raiders (19-12-5) in the ECAC Hockey Semifinals at the 1980 Rink – Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid, N.Y.

March 15, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Sam Anas Announced As Finalist For ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Year Award
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey freshman stand-out Sam Anas was announced as a finalist for the ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Year award.

March 15, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Kellen Jones Announced As Finalist For ECAC Hockey Best Defensive Forward Award
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey senior Kellen Jones was announced as a finalist for the ECAC Hockey Best Defensive Forward Award.

March 15, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Advances To ECAC Hockey Semifinals With Series Sweep Of Yale; Anas Scores Twice, Samuels-Thomas Nets Game-Winner In 5-3 Win
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey freshman Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) scored twice while Jordan Samuels-Thomas' (West Hartford, Conn.) goal early in the third period stood as the game-winner, as the Bobcats defeated Yale, 5-3, to complete its ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal Series sweep at High Point Solutions Arena. Quinnipiac will advance to the league semifinals for the second consecutive year and will face tournament-seed No. 2 Colgate on Friday, Mar. 21 at 7:37 p.m. at Herb Brooks Rink in Lake Placid, N.Y.

March 14, 2014
No. 6 Quinnipaic Men's Ice Hockey Downs No. 16 Yale, 6-2, in Game One of ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal Series
Four unanswered goals in the first 30-plus minutes of play for the No. 6 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey built an unsurmountable lead for the Bobcats as they downed No. 16 Yale, 6-2, in Game One of the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal series from the High Point Solutions Arena. Five Bobcats scored, including a pair from sophomore Travis St. Denis (Trail, British Columbia), as Quinnipiac improves to 23-8-6 on the season while the Bulldogs fall to 17-10-5.

March 13, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Dan Federico Announced As Finalist For ECAC Hockey's Best Defensive Defenseman Award
Quinnipiac junior Dan Federico (Acton, Mass.) was announced as one of three finalists for the 2014 ECAC Hockey Best Defensive Defenseman Award, as announced by the league office on Thursday, Mar. 13.

March 10, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 6th in USCHO.com Division I Poll on Monday, March 10
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team is ranked 6th in the latest USCHO.com Division I poll, released on Monday, March 10, 2014. Quinnipiac finished the regular season with a record of 22-8-6 and will be hosting No. 16 Yale (17-9-5) this weekend in the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal best-of-three series.

March 10, 2014
No. 6 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Leads ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal Series Against No. 16 Yale, 1-0; Bobcats Go For Series Sweep At 7 PM
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team will host Yale for the second game of its 2014 ECAC Hockey Championship Tournament Quarterfinals on Mar. 15 at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. Quinnipiac leads the best-of-three series, 1-0.

March 5, 2014
Matthew Peca Named ECAC Hockey Player of the Week
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey sophomore Matthew Peca was named the ECAC Hockey Player of the Week, as announced by the league office on Tuesday, Mar. 4.

March 1, 2014
No. 8 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Skates To 1-1 Tie At Clarkson In Regular-Season Finale
Nationally-ranked No. 8 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey played to a 1-1 tie at Clarkson in its final regular-season game of the 2013-14 season. The Bobcats, who clinched a first-round bye in the upcoming ECAC Hockey tournament, head to the postseason with a record of 22-8-6 overall and 12-6-3 in league play while Clarkson goes to 18-14-4 overall and 11-9-2 in ECAC Hockey action.

February 28, 2014
No. 8 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Faces Clarkson On Saturday, Mar. 1 at 7 PM
Nationally-ranked No. 8 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey will face Clarkson at Cheel Arena on Saturday, Mar. 1 at 7 p.m. The Bobcats clinched a bye in the ECAC Hockey Tournament first round with an 8-0 win at St. Lawrence on Friday.

February 28, 2014
No. 8 Bobcats Clinch ECAC Hockey Tournament First-Round Bye With 8-0 Win At St. Lawrence
Matthew Peca (Petawawa, Ontario) broke Quinnipiac’s Division I single-game point record with a six-point performance to lead nationally-ranked No. 8 Quinnipiac to a 8-0 win at St. Lawrence as the Bobcats clinched a first-round bye in the upcoming ECAC Hockey Championship tournament. Quinnipiac improves to 22-8-5 overall and 12-6-3 in ECAC Hockey with the win, while St. Lawrence drops to 12-17-4 overall and 6-11-4 in league play. The Bobcats will either be the second or third seed in the ECAC Hockey tournament.

February 24, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 8th In USCHO.com Division I Poll On Monday, Feb. 24
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team was ranked 8th in the latest USCHO.com Division I poll, as released on Monday, Feb. 24. Quinnipiac is 21-8-5 overall and 11-6-3 in ECAC Hockey.

February 22, 2014
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Hosts No. 19 Colgate For Senior Night Live On NESN
Nationally-ranked NO. 5 Quinnipiac will host No. 19 Colgate on Saturday, Feb. 22 at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. Senior Night festivities are on top prior to the start of the game, which can be seen live on NESN.

February 22, 2014
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Falls To No. 19 Colgate, 3-1
Nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac was defeated by No. 19 Colgate, 3-1, in an ECAC Hockey match-up at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn. The Bobcats drop to 21-8-5 overall and 11-6-3 in ECAC Hockey action while Colgate improves to 16-11-5 overall and 12-5-3 in league play.

February 21, 2014
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Falls To No. 13 Cornell, 2-1
Nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey lost to No. 13, Cornell, 2-1, in an ECAC Hockey match-up at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. The loss sends Quinnipiac to 21-7-5 overall and 11-5-3 in league play while Cornell improves to 13-7-5 overall and 9-6-4 in ECAC Hockey action.

February 19, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Head Coach Rand Pecknold To Be Featured On Sirius XM's NHL Network Radio Show On Thursday, Feb. 20
Nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold will be featured on Sirius XM's NHL Network Radio Show on Tuesday, Feb. 20 at 9:25 a.m.

February 17, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 5th In USCHO.com Division I Poll On Feb. 17
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team was ranked 5th in the latest USCHO.com Division I Poll, as released on Monday, Feb. 17. Quinnipiac split their ECAC Hockey games this weekend, blanking No. 13 Yale, 4-0, before falling to Brown, 4-2, on Saturday. Quinnipiac is currently 21-6-5 overall and 11-4-3 in ECAC Hockey play.

February 15, 2014
No. 4 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Falls To Brown, 4-2
Nationally-ranked No.4 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey lost to Brown, 4-2, in an ECAC Hockey match-up at Meehan Auditorium in Providence, R.I. With the loss, Quinnipiac drops to 21-6-5 overall and 11-4-3 in ECAC Hockey play. Brown improves to 10-12-3 overall and 7-10-1 in league action.

February 11, 2014
No. 4 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Plays At Brown On Saturday, Feb. 15
Nationally-ranked No. 4 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey will travel to Providence, R.I. on Saturday, Feb. 15 to face Brown at Meehan Auditorium at 4 p.m.

February 10, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 4th In USCHO.com Division I Poll On Monday, Feb. 10
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team was ranked 4th in the latest USCHO.com Division I poll released on Monday, Feb. 10. Quinnipiac split its two-game weekend and stand at 20-5-5 overall and 10-3-3 in ECAC Hockey play.

February 9, 2014
No. 3 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Head Coach Rand Pecknold To Appear On SiriusXM's "This Week In College Hockey" On Sunday, Feb. 9
Nationally-ranked No. 3 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold will appear on SiriusXM's College Sports Nation's "This Week In College Hockey" with Zig Fracassi on Sunday, Feb. 9 at 6 p.m.

February 8, 2014
No. 3 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Hosts St. Lawrence Live On ESPN3
Nationally-ranked No. 3 Quinnipiac men’s’ ice hockey will host St. Lawrence on Saturday, 8 at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center.

February 8, 2014
No. 3 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Falls To St. Lawrence, 3-2
Nationally-ranked No. 3 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey was defeated by St. Lawrence, 3-2, in an ECAC Hockey match-up at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn. The loss drops Quinnipiac to 20-5-5 overall and 10-3-3 in ECAC Hockey play while St. Lawrence improves to 11-14-3 overall and 5-8-3 in league action.

February 7, 2014
Bobcats Freshman Sam Anas Featured On "This Week In ECAC Hockey"
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey freshman Sam Anas was featured on the "This Week In ECAC Hockey" on Friday, Feb. 7. The weekly show is hosted by Bernie Corbett and highlights student-athletes and coaches from around the league.

February 7, 2014
Matthew Peca Scores Twice To Lead No. 3 Quinnipiac To 6-3 Win Against No. 14 Clarkson
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey junior Matthew Peca (Petawawa, Ontario) scored twice to lead the No. 3 Bobcats to a 6-3 win against No. 14 Clarkson at High Point Solutions Arena.With the win, Quinnipiac improves to 20-4-5 overall and 10-2-3 in ECAC Hockey play while Clarkson drops to 16-11-2 overall and 9-6-0 in league action. The Bobcats also improve to 5-1-2 against ranked opponents for the year.

February 3, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Samuels-Thomas, Anas Named Semifinalists For Walter Brown Award
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey senior Jordan Samuels-Thomas (West Hartford, Conn.) and freshman Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) have been chosen as semifinalists for the 62nd Walter Brown Award, announced by the Gridiron Club of Greater Boston on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014.

February 3, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 3rd In USCHO.com and USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Division I Polls On Monday, Feb. 3, 2014
Nationally-ranked Quinnipiac men's ice hockey retained its No. 3 ranking for the second consecutive week, while also being ranked for the 16th consecutive week, in the USCHO.com and USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Division I Polls which were released on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014.

February 3, 2014
Former Bobcat All-American Eric Hartzell '13 Named AHL Goaltender of the Month
Former Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey All American Eric Hartzell was recently honored by the American Hockey League as its January Goaltender of the Month. Hartzell is currently playing for the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, the top affiliate of the National Hockey League's Pittsburgh Penguins.

January 30, 2014
No. 3 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Back In Action At Dartmouth On Friday, Jan. 31
The nationally-ranked No. 3 Quinnipiac men’s ic e hockey team will spell an almost two-week hiatus with a trip to Hanover, N.H. to take on Dartmouth on Friday, Jan. 31 in an ECAC Hockey match-up at Thompson Arena at 7 p.m.

January 29, 2014
Kellen Jones Featured On EdmontonOilers.com
Quinnipiac senior Kellen Jones was highlighted on EdmontonOilers.com's "Future Watch". Jones was selected in the seventh round of the 2010 draft by the Oilers prior to joining the Bobcats.

January 28, 2014
Connor Jones - 2014 Hobey Baker and All-American Candidate

January 27, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 3rd In USCHO.com and USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Division I Polls On Monday, Jan. 27
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey continued its rise in the national polls, moving up from fourth on Jan. 20 to the No. 3 spot in the latest polls, released on Monday, Jan. 27.

January 23, 2014
Connor and Kellen Jones, Sam Anas Featured In Hartford Courant On Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014
Quinnipiac's top line of Connor and Kellen Jones and Sam Anas were recently featured in the Hartford Courant in a column by college sports writer Mike Anthony.

January 21, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Connor and Kellen Jones To Appear On The Pipeline Show On Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 9:20 PM
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey seniors Connor and Kellen Jones - recently announced as candidates for the prestigious Hobey Baker Memorial Award - will appear live on The Pipeline Show with Guy Flaming and Dean Millard on Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 9:20 p.m.

January 21, 2014
Bobcats' Freshman Sam Anas Earns NCAA.com's Top Play of the Week
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey freshman Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) scored twice in the nationally-ranked Bobcats' 6-3 loss at Merrimack on Saturday, Jan. 18. His second goal of the game, and Quinnipiac's third, was recognized by NCAA.com as the Top Play of the Week.

January 20, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Moves Up To 4th In USCHO.com Division I Poll
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team moved up one spot in the USCHO.com Division I Poll from last week. The Bobcats jumped from fifth to fourth in the latest poll, released on Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.

January 18, 2014
No. 5 Bobcats Play Second Game Of Weekend Series At Merrimack On Saturday, Jan. 18
Nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey will travel to North Andover, Mass. on Saturday, Jan. 18 to take on Merrimack at 7 p.m. at Gallant Arena.

January 18, 2014
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Dealt 6-3 Loss At Merrimack
Nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey fell to Merrimack, 6-3, in a non-conference match-up at Lawler Rink in North Andover, Mass. The loss drops Quinnipiac to 18-4-5 on the year while Merrimack goes to 6-11-3 overall.

January 17, 2014
Bryce Van Brabant Scores Twice To Lead No. 5 Bobcats To 6-1 Win Against Merrimack
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey junior Bryce Van Brabant scored twice to lead the nationally-ranked No. 5 Bobcats to a 6-1 win against Merrimack at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn. With the win, Quinnipiac improves to 18-3-5 on the year while the Warriors drop to 5-11-3 on the year.

January 17, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Dan Federico Featured In New Haven Register
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey junior Danny Federico (Acton, Mass.) was highlighted in the New Haven Register in a feature by hockey columnist Chip Malafronte on Friday, Jan. 17.

January 15, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Visits Green Acres Elementary School
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team took a break from practice on Monday, Jan. 13 to visit the students at Green Acres Elementary School. The event was part of Quinnipiac's Positive Play initiative which encourages community involvement by Quinnipiac student-athletes, coaches and staff.

January 15, 2014
Vote Now: Jones Bros. Nominated For Hobey Baker Memorial Award
Quinnipiac seniors Connor and Kellen Jones (Montrose, British Columbia) were nominated for the prestigious Hobey Baker Memorial Award on Monday, Jan. 13. Bobcat fans can vote once a day for their favorite player.

January 14, 2014
Bobcats Goalie Michael Garteig Earns Fifth ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Week Award
Nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey goalie Michael Garteig (Prince George, British Columbia) was honored with his fifth ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Week award of the 2013-14 season, as announced by the league.

January 13, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Jumps To 5th In USCHO.com and USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Division I Polls
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team moved up two spots in the latest USCHO.com and USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Division I Polls, jumping from 7th to 5th, as announced on Monday, Jan. 13. Quinnipiac is currently 17-3-5 overall including an 8-2-3 (1st) in ECAC Hockey.

January 11, 2014
No. 7 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Defeats RPI, 6-2
Six different Quinnipiac skaters scored as the nationally-ranked No. 7 Bobcats rolled to a 6-2 win against Rensselaer in an ECAC Hockey match-up at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. Quinnipiac improves to 17-3-5 overall and 8-2-3 in ECAC Hockey play while RPI drops to 8-10-4 overall and 3-5-3 in ECAC action.

January 10, 2014
No. 7 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Tops No. 4 Union To Jump Into First Place In ECAC Hockey Standings
In a battle of a pair of Top 10 NCAA teams, it was the No. 7 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team knocking-off No. 4 Union, 2-1, at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn. With the win, Quinnipiac jumps past Union in the ECAC Hockey standings into first place with an overall record of 16-3-5 and a league record of 7-2-3. Union drops to 12-4-3 overall and 8-2-0 in ECAC play.

January 9, 2014
No. 7 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Hosts Rensselaer On Jan. 11
The nationally-ranked No. 7 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team will host Rensselaer on Saturday, Jan. 11 at 7 p.m. at High Point Solutions Arena.

January 7, 2014
No. 7 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Plays To 2-2 Tie At Harvard
Nationally-ranked No. 7 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey played to a 2-2 tie against Harvard at the Bright Hockey Center in Cambridge, Mass. With the tie, Quinnipiac extends its undefeated streak to four games (2-0-2) while moving to 15-3-5 overall and 6-2-3 in ECAC Hockey play. Harvard goes to 5-7-3 overall and 2-6-3 in league action.

January 6, 2014
No. 7 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Resumes ECAC Hockey Play At Harvard On Tuesday, Jan. 7
The nationally-ranked No. 7 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team will travel to Cambridge, Mass. on Tuesday, Jan. 7 to take on Harvard at the Bright Hockey Center at 7 p.m.

January 6, 2014
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 7th In USCHO.com and USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Polls
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team was ranked 7th in the latest USCHO.com Division I poll and the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Division I poll, released on Jan. 6, 2014.

January 3, 2014
No. 8 Bobcats Host Maine Live On NESN On Friday, Jan. 3
The nationally-ranked No. 8 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team will host the University of Maine on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn.

January 3, 2014
Jordan Samuels Thomas' Game-Winner With 1:03 Remaining Pushes No. 8 Men's Ice Hockey Past Maine, 2-1
Jordan Samuels-Thomas' (West Hartford, Conn.) knocked home the game-winning goal with just over a minute remaining to push the No. 8 nationally-ranked Bobcats past Maine, 2-1, on Friday night from High Point Solutions Arena. Quinnipiac improves to 15-3-4 on the season and 8-1-2 at home while the Black Bears drop to 10-7-2 on the year.

January 1, 2014
Michael Garteig Named ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Week
Quinnipiac sophomore goalie Michael Garteig (Prince George, British Columbia) has been named the ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Week, as announced by the league office on Wednesday, Jan. 1.

December 30, 2013
No. 8 Bobcats Face Sacred Heart In UConn Hockey Classic Championship Game On Monday, Dec. 30 at 7 PM at XL Center
The nationally-ranked No. 8 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team will take on Sacred Heart in the Championship Game of the UConn Hockey Classic at the XL Center in Hartford, Conn. on Monday, Dec. 30 at 7 p.m.

December 30, 2013
No. 8 Bobcats Win UConn Hockey Classic Championship With 5-0 Win Against Sacred Heart
Nationally-ranked No. 8 Quinnipiac captured the 2013 UConn Hockey Classic Championship with a 5-0 win against Sacred Heart at the XL Center in Hartford, Conn. Quinnipiac improves to 14-3-4 on the year while Sacred Heart drops to 5-13-0 overall. The Bobcats also captured their second UConn Classic Championship all-time, after winning the tournament in 2008.

December 29, 2013
No. 8 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ties UMass, 2-2; Bobcats Advance To UConn Hockey Classic Championship With Shoot-out Win
The nationally-ranked No. 8 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team tied UMass, 2-2, but won in a shoot-out (2-0) to advance to the UConn Hockey Classic Championship Game on Monday, Dec. 30 at 7 p.m. Quinnipiac goes to 13-3-4 on the year while UMass goes to 6-12-3.

December 27, 2013
No. 8 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey To Face UMass At UConn Hockey Classic On Sunday, Dec. 29
No. 8 Quinnipiac University men’ s ice hockey will face the University of Massachusetts in the first game of the 2013 UConn Hockey Classic at the XL Center in Hartford, Conn. on Sunday, Dec. 29 at 4:05 p .m. The winner of that game will face the winner of Sunday’s second game between Sacred Heart and host UConn.

December 27, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Hosts "Skate With The Bobcats" At High Point Solutions Arena
The nationally-ranked No. 8 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team welcomed the public to High Point Solutions Arena to "Skate With The Bobcats" on Friday, Dec. 27.

December 18, 2013
Bobcat Twins Connor and Kellen Jones Featured In Sports Illustrated's Faces In The Crowd On Dec. 16, 2013
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey senior assistant captains Connor and Kellen Jones (Montrose, British Columbia) were recently featured in Sports Illustrated's "Faces In The Crowd" in the Dec. 16, 2013 issue of SI.

December 17, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Freshman Sam Anas Featured On FoxCT On Tuesday, Dec. 17
Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey freshman Sam Anas was featured on FoxCT on Tuesday, Dec. 17 at 5 p.m.

December 16, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 8th In USCHO.com Division I Poll On Monday, Dec. 16
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team was ranked 8th in the latest USCHO.com Division I poll, released on Monday, Dec. 16. Quinnipiac is currently 13-3-3 overall and 6-2-2 in ECAC Hockey play.

December 13, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Freshman Sam Anas Featured On CollegeHockeyNews.com
Quinnipiac freshman stand-out Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) was featured on CollegeHockeyNews.com on Thursday, Dec. 12.

December 13, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Junior Dan Federico Featured in The Boston Globe
Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey junior Danny Federico (Acton, Mass.) was featured in The Boston Globe on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013.

December 9, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Moves To 7th in USCHO.com Division I Poll
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team was ranked 7th in the latest USCHO.com Division I Poll, released on Monday, Dec. 9.

December 7, 2013
No. 5 Men's Ice Hockey Falls in Back-And-Forth Battle with No. 11 Union, 6-4
In a game featuring four ties and five lead changes, the No. 5 Bobcats ended up on the wrong end of a 6-4 decision at the hands of No. 11 Union from Messa Rink. Quinnipiac drops just their third game of the year to fall to 13-3-3 (6-2-2 ECAC Hockey) while the Dutchmen seize control of first place in the ECAC Hockey as they improve to 10-3-2 (7-1 ECAC Hockey).

December 6, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Freshman Sam Anas Named National College Hockey Player of the Month
Quinnipiac freshman Sam Anas has been named the Hockey Commissioners Association (HCA) National College Hockey Player of the Month, as announced by the HCA on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013.

December 6, 2013
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Featured In The Boston Globe
The nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team was featured in The Boston Globe, in a feature by Nancy Marrapese-Burrell, on Friday, Dec. 6.

December 6, 2013
No. 5 Bobcats Battle Back From Early Deficit to Tie Rensselaer, 3-3
Facing a two-goal deficit early in the first period, the No. 5 nationally-ranked Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team battled back and scored a 3-3 tie against Rensselaer. The Bobcats scored two goals in the second period while junior Matthew Peca (Petawawa, Ontario) scored the game-tying goal with 8:23 remaining in the third period to cap the come-from-behind result. Quinnipiac's record moves to 13-2-3 (6-1-2 ECAC Hockey) while the Engineers record stands at 7-5-2 (2-3-3 ECAC Hockey).

December 5, 2013
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Plays At No. 11 Union On Saturday, Dec. 7
No. 5 Quinnipiac University will head to Schenecady, N.Y. on Saturday, Dec. 7. to take on No. 11 Union at 7 p.m. at Messa Rink.

December 5, 2013
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men’s Ice Hockey and No. 8 Women’s Ice Hockey Coaching Staffs Honored By AHCA
The No. 5 ranked Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey along and the No. 8 women’s ice hockey teams were honored by the American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA) as the National Coaching Staffs for the month of November.

December 5, 2013
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Featured On CollegeHockeyNews.com
The nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team was recently featured on CollegeHockeyNews.com on Wednesday, Dec. 4.

December 3, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Michael Garteig and Sam Anas Earn ECAC Hockey Monthly Awards
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey's Michael Garteig earned his second-straight ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Month award while freshman Sam Anas was named the ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Month.

December 2, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 5th In USCHO.com Division I Poll
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team was ranked 5th in the USCHO.com Division I poll, as announced on Monday, Dec. 2. The Bobcats are currently 13-2-2 overall and 6-1-1 in ECAC Hockey play.

November 30, 2013
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Defeats UMass, 6-1
Nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac defeated UMass, 6-1, in a non-conference match-up at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. With the win, Quinnipiac improves to 13-2-2 overall while UMass drops to 3-10-2 overall.

November 29, 2013
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Hosts UMass On Saturday, Nov. 30 Live On SNY
No. 5 Quinnipiac University will host the University of Massachusetts on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013 at 7 p.m. at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. Quinnipiac’s non-conference match-up can been seen live on SNY, where available.

November 28, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Head Coach Rand Pecknold To Be Featured WTIC Sports Talk On Thanksgiving Night
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold will be the featured guest on WTIC Sports Talk with Kevin Nathan on Thanksgiving night, Thursday, Nov. 27 at 6:35 PM

November 28, 2013
Latest Edition Of Bobcats Unleashed in HD To Premier On Saturday, Nov. 30 At 9:30 PM
The latest edition of Quinnipiac's Emmy Nominated feature show "Bobcats Unleashed in HD" will be televised four times, beginning on Saturday, Nov. 30 at 9:30 p.m on SNY following men's ice hockey's game against Massachusetts.

November 27, 2013
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ties No. 4 Providence, 3-3
No. 5 Quinnipiac skated to a tie with No. 4 Providence, 3-3, before a standing-room-only crowd of 3,520 at Quinnipiac's High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. With the tie, Quinnipiac goes to 12-2-2 on the year while Providence goes to 10-2-2.

November 27, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Kellen Jones and Sam Anas Earn ECAC Hockey Weekly Honors
Quinnipiac senior Kellen Jones and freshman Sam Anas were named the ECAC Hockey Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week, respectively, as announced by the league on Tuesday, Nov. 26.

November 26, 2013
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Tilt Against No. 4 Providence Can Be Seen Live On SNY
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey's non-conference match-up against No. 4 Providence on Wednesday, Nov. 27 can be seen live on SNY at 7 p.m. from High Point Solutions Arena in Hamden, Conn.

November 25, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 5th In USCHO.com Division I Poll on Monday, Nov. 25
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team was ranked 5th in the latest USCHO.com Division I poll, announced on Monday, Nov. 25. The Bobcats are 12-2-1 on the season including a 6-1-1 record in ECAC Hockey play.

November 23, 2013
No. 4 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Falls To Princeton, 4-3
Nationally-ranked No. 4 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey lost to Princeton, 4-3, in an ECAC Hockey match-up at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. The loss is Quinnipiac's second of the season as the Bobcats drop to 12-2-1 overall, while it also takes its first ECAC Hockey loss to move to 6-1-1 in league play. Princeton improves to 3-8-0 overall and 2-6-0 in ECAC Hockey action.

November 22, 2013
Men's Ice Hockey and Jordan Samuels-Thomas Featured on NCAA.com
Senior Jordan Samuels-Thomas (West Hartford, Conn.) and the Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team were recently featured in an article on NCAA.com, which was officially released on Thursday, November 21, 2013. The story was written by NCAA Associate Director of Media Coordination and Championships Mark Bedics, and highlights Quinnipiac hockey and Samuel-Thomas' desire to someday work in media relations.

November 22, 2013
Kellen Jones Scores 100th Career Point As No. 4 Bobcats Push Unbeaten Streak To 13 Games With 3-0 Win At Princeton
Kellen Jones became the 21st player in Quinnipiac's Division I history to score 100 career points and the No. 4 Bobcats pushed their NCAA-best unbeaten streak to 13 games (12-0-1) with a 3-0 win against ECAC Hockey foe Princeton.

November 21, 2013
No. 4 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's NCAA-Leading 12-Game Unbeaten Streak Highlighted On USCHO.com
The No. 4 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team's 12-game unbeaten streak, the longest in NCAA Division I men's ice hockey, was highlighted on USCHO.com on Thursday, Nov. 21.

November 21, 2013
No. 4 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Faces Princeton For Two-Game ECAC Hockey Series This Weekend
Nationally-ranked No. 4 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey will play ECAC Hockey travel partner Princeton University in a home-and-home series this weekend. The Bobcats will head to historic Hobey Baker Rink in Princeton, N.J. on Friday, Nov. 22 before hosting the Tigers on Saturday, Nov. 23 at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. Both games are set for a 7 p.m. start.

November 19, 2013
QU Men's Ice Hockey's Michael Garteig Named ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Week
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey goalie Michael Garteig was named the ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Week on Tuesday, Nov. 19. It is Garteig's third honor of the year.

November 18, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 4th In USCHO.com Division I Poll
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team, in the midst of a 12-game unbeaten streak (11-0-1) were ranked fourth, with two first-place votes, in the latest USCHO.com Division I poll, released on Monday, Nov. 18.

November 16, 2013
No. 6 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Extends NCAA-Leading Unbeaten Streak To 12 Games With 3-1 Win Against Dartmouth
Nationally-ranked No. 6 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey defeated ECAC Hockey foe Dartmouth, 3-1, to extend its NCAA-leading unbeaten streak to 12 games (11-0-1). WIth the win, Quinnipiac improves to 11-1-1 overall while they remain undefeated in ECAC Hockey play at 5-0-1. Dartmouth drops to 0-8-0 overall and 0-6-0 in league play.

November 15, 2013
No. 6 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Outlasts Harvard, 3-2
The No. 6 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team defeated Harvard, 3-2, to run its NCAA-best unbeaten streak to 11 games (10-0-1). Quinnipiac improves to 10-1-1 overall and 4-0-1 in ECAC Hockey while Harvard drops to 2-4-1 overall and 1-4-1 in league play.

November 15, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Connor and Kellen Jones Featured In New Haven Register
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey seniors Connor and Kellen Jones, twin brothers from Montrose, British Columbia, were featured in the New Haven Register on Friday, Nov. 15.

November 14, 2013
No. 6 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Featured On ESPN.com
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team's growing rivalry with New Haven County foe Yale University was highlighted in an article by John Buccigross on ESPN.com.

November 14, 2013
No. 6 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Hosts Harvard, Dartmouth This Weekend
Nationally-ranked No. 6 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey will host Harvard on Friday, Nov. 15 and Dartmouth on Saturday, Nov. 16 in a pair of ECAC Hockey match-ups at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. Both games are set for a 7 p.m. start.

November 12, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 6th In USCHO.com Division I Poll On Monday, Nov. 11
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team was ranked sixth in the latest USCHO.com Division I poll, released on Monday, Nov. 11. Quinnipiac is currently 9-1-1 overall and 3-0-1 in ECAC Hockey. The Bobcats received two first-place as well.

November 12, 2013
No. 6 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Head Coach Rand Pecknold To Be Featured On NHL Network Radio On Sirius/XM On Tuesday, Nov. 12 At 2:45 PM
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold will be featured on NHL Network Radio on Sirius/XM with Scott Laughlin on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 2:45 p.m. NHL Network is on Sirius 207 and XM 92.

November 12, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Featured On HockeyNow.ca
Nationally-ranked No. 6 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey was the subject of an article on HockeyNow.ca. The article, "B.C. Born Bobcats" highlights the Bobcats success in recruiting student-athletes from British Columbia.

November 9, 2013
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Skates To 3-3 Tie Against No. 9 Yale
The nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team extended its unbeaten streak to 10 games (9-0-1) with a 3-3 tie against No. 9 Yale at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center.

November 8, 2013
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Defeats Brown, 3-0, For Ninth Straight Win
The No. 5 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team defeated Brown, 3-0, for its second consecutive shutout and ninth straight win. With the victory, the Bobcats move to 9-1-0 overall and 3-0-0 in ECAC Hockey. Brown drops to 2-2-1 and 0-2-1 in league play.

November 7, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Sam Anas Featured In New Haven Register and Hartford Courant
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey freshman stand-out Sam Anas was highlighted in the New Haven Register and the Hartford Courant on Thursday, Nov. 7.

November 6, 2013
No. 5 Bobcats Host No. 9 Yale For 12th Annual Heroes Hat Game Live on Fox College Sports, WCCT
Nationally-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey will host No. 9 Yale University for the 12th Annual Heroes Hat, also at 7 p.m., in a game televised on Fox College Sports (FCS Pacific) as well as WCCT-20, locally.

November 5, 2013
No. 5 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Connor Jones, Michael Garteig and Sam Anas Sweep ECAC Hockey Weekly Awards
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey program swept the ECAC Hockey awards as announced by the league office on Nov. 5, 2013. Connor Jones earned Player of the Week honors while Sam Anas grabbed his second-straight Rookie of the Week award and Michael Garteig was named Goalie of the Week.

November 5, 2013
Quinnipiac Men’s Ice Hockey Announces Departure Of Peter Quenneville For WHL
Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold has announced that freshman Peter Quenneville (Edmonton, Alberta) has quit the team and withdrawn from Quinnipiac University, as of Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. Pecknold acknowledges that Quenneville will play for the Western Hockey League’s Brandon Wheat Kings with his younger brother John Quenneville.

November 5, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Head Coach Rand Pecknold To Be Featured On USCHO Live On Tuesday, Nov. 5
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold will be a guest on the immensely popular USCHO Live on Tuesday, Nov. 5 at 8 p.m.

November 4, 2013
Quinnipiac Athletics Announces 2013-14 Television and Bobcats Unleashed Schedule
The Quinnipiac University Department of Athletics & Recreation has announced the 2013-14 television schedule for the upcoming men’s ice hockey and men’s and women’s basketball season. Quinnipiac will have 19 total games featured live on ESPN3, ESPNU, New England Sports Network (NESNHD), Sportsnet NY (SNY) and Fox College Sports (FCS). In addition, all of Quinnipiac’s home contests can be seen live, free of charge, on YouTube.com.

November 4, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 5th In USCHO.com Division I Poll On Nov. 4, 2013
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team, currently riding an eight-game winning streak, jumped two spots to the No. 5 ranking in the USCHO.com Division I poll, released on Nov. 4, 2013.

November 2, 2013
No. 7 Bobcats Blank No. 14 Cornell, 3-0, For Eighth Straight Win
Michael Garteig (Prince George, British Columbia) recorded his first career shutout to lead nationally-ranked No. 7 Quinnipiac to a 3-0 win against No. 14 Cornell at Lynah Rink in Ithaca, N.Y. Quinnipiac improves to 2-0-0 in ECAC Hockey while its eighth straight game pushes the Bobcats record to 8-1-0 on the year. The Bobcats hand Cornell its first loss as the Big Red drops to 3-1-0 overall and 1-1-0 in league play.

November 1, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Michael Garteig Named ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Month
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey goalie Michael Garteig has been named the ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Month for October, announced by the league office today.

November 1, 2013
Connor Jones Joins 100-Point Club As No. 7 Bobcats Defeat Colgate, 7-2
Connor Jones scored twice and became the 20th player in Quinnipiac's Division I history to reach the 100-point mark as the No. 7 Bobcats topped Colgate, 7-2, in its 2013-14 ECAC Hockey opener.

October 31, 2013
No. 7 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Travels To No. 14 Cornell On Saturday, Nov. 2
After a thrilling 7-2 win against Colgate in its 2013 ECAC Hockey opener, the No. 7 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team will trek to Ithaca, N.Y. to take on No. 14 Cornell on Saturday, Nov. 2 at 7 p.m.

October 29, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Sam Anas Named ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey freshman stand-out Sam Anas has been named the ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week on Oct. 29, 2013, as announced by the league office.

October 28, 2013
Quinnipiac Men (7th) and Women's Ice Hockey (9th) Both Ranked in Top 10 in USCHO.com Poll
For the second consecutive week, the Quinnipiac men's and women's ice hockey teams are ranked in the USCHO.com national poll. The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team (6-1) jumped up two spots from No. 9 to No. 7 in the weekly poll, their highest ranking of the season, while the women's ice hockey team (6-1-1) enters their second straight week ranked No. 9. This marks the first time in the University's history that both schools have been nationally-ranked in consecutive weeks. They join Minnesota, North Dakota and Boston College as the only hockey programs in the nation to have both their men’s and women’s teams ranked in the Top 10.

October 26, 2013
No. 9 Bobcats Sweep Holy Cross Behind Anas' Two Goals In 4-1 Win
Quinnipiac freshman Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) scored twice to lead the No. 9 Bobcats to a 4-1 win against Holy Cross in front of a sold out crowd of 3,525 at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn. The win gives Quinnipiac six straight victories as it improves to 6-1-0 on the year. Holy Cross drops to 0-5-0 on the season.

October 25, 2013
No. 9 Bobcats Come-From-Behind To Top Holy Cross, 4-2
Quinnipiac freshman Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) scored the go-ahead goal late in the third as the No. 9 Bobcats erased a 2-0 deficit to defeat Holy Cross, 4-2, at the Hart Center in Worcester, Mass. The Bobcats win their fifth straight game to improve to 5-1-0 on the year while Holy Cross drops to 0-4-0 on the season.

October 24, 2013
No. 9 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey To Face Holy Cross This Weekend
The nationally-ranked No. 9 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team will face Holy Cross in a two-game series this weekend. The Bobcats travel to Worcester, Mass. on Friday, Oct. 25 before hosting the Crusaders on Saturday, Oct. 26.

October 23, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Michael Garteig Named ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Week
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey goalie Michael Garteig was named the ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Week on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, as announced by the league office.

October 22, 2013
No. 9 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Defeats Bentley, 4-3
Nationally-ranked No. 9 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey defeated Bentley, 4-3, in a non-conference match-up at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn. Quinnipiac wins its fourth straight game to improve to 4-1-0 overall while Bentley drops to 1-4-0 on the year.

October 21, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Goalie Michael Garteig Featured On CollegeHockeyNews.com
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey sophomore goalie Michael Garteig was recently profiled by Joshua Seguin in a feature on CollegeHockeyNews.com.

October 21, 2013
No. 9 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey To Host Bentley On Tuesday, Oct. 22
The nationally-ranked No. 9 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team will host Bentley University in a non-conference match-up at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m.

October 21, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 9th In The National Polls
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey moved to 9th in the USCHO.com Divison I Poll and the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Division I Polls as announced on Monday, Oct. 21, 2013.

October 19, 2013
No. 14 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Completes Sweep Of No. 9 UMass Lowell With 3-1 Win
The No. 14 Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey completed its two-game sweep of No. 9 UMass Lowell with a 3-1 victory against the River Hawks. With the home-opening win, Quinnipiac improves to 3-1-0 overall while UMass Lowell drops to 1-3-0 on the young season. Quinnipiac is now 15-0-1 all-time in its first home game of the season.

October 18, 2013
No. 14 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Tops No. 9 UMass Lowell, 3-1
No. 14 Quinnipiac defeated No. 9 UMass Lowell in a non-conference match-up at Tsongas Arena in Lowell, Mass. With the win, Quinnipiac improves to 2-1-0 on the season while UMass Lowell drops to 1-2-0 on the year. Jordan Samuels-Thomas had a goal and two assists in the win.

October 17, 2013
No. 14 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Hosts No. 9 UMass Lowell Live On YouTube
No. 14 Quinnipiac will host No. 9 UMass Lowell for the second game of their two-game set on Saturday, Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center.

October 17, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Head Coach Rand Pecknold Signs Contract Extension Through 2017-18
Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold has signed a contract extension through the 2017-18 season, as announced by Director of Athletics Jack McDonald. Terms of the contract have not been disclosed.

October 14, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 14th In USCHO.com Poll On Monday, Oct. 14
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team was ranked 14th in the latest USCHO.com Division I Poll, released on Monday, Oct. 14.

October 12, 2013
No. 10 Bobcats Face Alaska-Fairbanks On Saturday, Oct. 13 At 8:07 EST
Nationally-ranked No. 10 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will face Alaska-Fairbanks on Saturday, Oct. 13 at 8:07 p.m.. EST. The Bobcats lost the first game of the Kendall Hockey Classic, 3-1, and look to bounce back against the Nanooks, who lost to Air Force, 6-1, on Friday night.

October 12, 2013
Bobcat Freshmen Highlight No. 10 Quinnipiac's 4-1 Win Against Alaska-Fairbanks
Bobcats freshman Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) had a goal and two assists, while Matthew Peca (Petawawa, Ontario) had two assists to lead nationally-ranked No. 10 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey to a 4-1 win against Alaska-Fairbanks at the Kendall Hockey Classic. Quinnipiac improves to 1-1-0 on the season while the Nanooks drop to 1-1-0 overall.

October 12, 2013
No. 10 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Falls To Alaska Anchorage, 3-1, At The Kendall Hockey Classic
The nationally-ranked No. 10 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team lost to Alaska-Anchorage, 3-1, in the second game of the Kendall Hockey Classic. Quinnipiac opens the year at 0-1-0 while Alaska-Anchorage debuts at 1-0-0.

October 7, 2013
Quinnipiac's University Club To Host 2013-14 Men's and Women's Ice Hockey Media Night On Tuesday, Oct. 8
Quinnipiac's University Club at the TD Bank Sports Center will host the 2013-14 Men's and Women's Ice Hockey Media Night on Tuesday, Oct. 8 at 5 p.m.

October 7, 2013
Bobcats' Matthew Peca Featured On NHL.com As Potential Hobey Baker Award Candidate
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey junior Matthew Peca (Petawawa, Ontario) was featured on NHL.com in an article by Adam Kimelman discussing potential 2014 Hobey Baker Award candidates.

October 7, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Head Coach Rand Pecknold Highlighted On CollegeHockeyNews.com
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold was featured on CollegeHockeyNews.com in an article penned by Dave Starman.

October 6, 2013
No. 10/11 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Hosts Saint Mary's On Sunday, Oct. 6 At 2 PM
Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey will see its first game action of the 2013-14 season when it hosts Saint Mary’s for an exhibition game on Sunday, Oct. 6 at 2 p.m. at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center.

October 6, 2013
Jordan Samuels-Thomas and Connor Jones Lead No. 10/11 Bobcats To 7-2 Win Against Saint Mary's
The nationally-ranked No. 10/11 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team skated to a 7-2 win against Saint Mary’s in an exhibition game played at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn. Quinnipiac seniors Jordan Samuels-Thomas (Windsor, Conn.) and Connor Jones (Montrose, British Columbia) scored twice, with Samuels-Thomas also picking up an assist.

October 4, 2013
Former Bobcat All-American Eric Hartzell Featured In Citizen Voice
Former Quinnipiac men's ice hockey All-American Eric Hartzell was recently profiled in the Wilkes-Barre Citizen Voice.

October 1, 2013
Quinnipiac Athletics and Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Submit Bid To Host NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Frozen Four
Director of Athletics and Recreation Jack McDonald and Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Commissioner Rich Ensor have announced a joint venture by Quinnipiac University and the MAAC to co-host the NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Frozen Four at the Amway Center in Orland, Fla. for 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

September 30, 2013
Single-Game Tickets For Men's & Women's Ice Hockey And Basketball Go On Sale On Tuesday, Oct. 1
Individual game tickets for the men’s and women’s hockey and basketball 2013-14 seasons will go on sale beginning Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 at 9:00AM.

September 30, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 10th In USCHO.com Division I Poll; Bobcats Receive One First-Place Vote
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team received one first-place vote on its way to being ranked No. 10 in the first USCHO.com Division I Poll, released on Sept. 30, 2013.

September 25, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Picked Third In ECAC Hockey Coaches and Media Preseason Polls
The Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team was picked to finish third in the ECAC Hockey Coaches and Media Preseason Polls, as announced by the league office on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at ECAC Hockey’s annual Media Day

September 24, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 11th In USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Preseason Poll
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team was ranked 11th in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Preseason Top-15 Poll. The Bobcats were also tabbed to finish third in the ECAC Hockey Coaches and Media Preseason Polls.

September 23, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Fans Can Watch Bobcats Head Coach Rand Pecknold At ECAC Hockey Media Day
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold will be featured on ECAC Hockey's live videostream of the ECAC Hockey Media Day on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 11 a.m. from Lake Placid, N.Y.

September 20, 2013
Video Available Of Mike Dalhuisen's Pro Debut With New York Islanders Against New Jersey Devils From Thursday, Sept. 19
Former Quinnipiac stand-out Mike Dalhuisen made his professional debut on Friday, Sept. 21 with the New York Islanders in an exhibition game against the New Jersey Devils at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

September 19, 2013
Former Bobcat Mike Dalhuisen Featured On SoundTigers.com
Former Quinnipiac men's ice hockey stand-out Mike Dalhuisen was featured on SoundTigers.com, the official website of the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the American Hockey League (AHL).

September 4, 2013
USCHO.com Ranks Quinnipiac's TD Bank Sports Center As 2nd Best In Northeast
USCHO.com's Joe Connor highlighted Quinnipiac's TD Bank Sports Center as the 2nd-best arena in NCAA Division I ice hockey in the Northeast.

September 4, 2013
OverTheBoards.net Ranks Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey's Incoming Class As 8th Best In College Hockey
OverTheBoards.net has ranked Quinnipiac men's ice hockey's 2013-14 incoming class of student-athletes as the 8th best in NCAA Division I men's ice hockey.

August 21, 2013
QU Men's Ice Hockey Concludes Tour of Italy With Trip Through Rome On Aug. 19-20, 2013
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team wrapped-up its 11-day tour of Italy in Rome on Aug. 19-20, 2013. The Bobcats walked the ancient and historical city, viewing such worldly monuments as the Capital, The Pantheon, The Trevi Fountain, The Coliseum and The Vatican.

August 18, 2013
Cory Hibbeler Leads Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey To 4-0 Win Against Asiago
The Quinnipiac University men’s ice hockey captured the Challenge Cup Series against Asiago with a 4-0 win in its final competition of its Tour of Italy. Captain Cory Hibbeler led the Bobcats with two goals and an assist.

August 17, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Tops Asiago, 7-0, In First Game of Challenge Cup Series
Kevin Bui scored twice to highlight six different Bobcats that scored in the Quinnipiac’s 7-0 win against Asiago in the first of a two-game series. The Bobcats and Asiago wrap-up their Challenge Cup Series on Sunday, Aug. 18.

August 16, 2013
QU Men's Ice Hockey in Italy, Day 6: Venice
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team visited the city of Venice on the sixth day of its 11-day tour of Italy. The Bobcats were off on Friday, Aug. 16, and will return to action on Saturday, Aug. 17 and Sunday, Aug. 18 when they take on Asiago in a two-game Challenge Cup Series.

August 15, 2013
QU Men's Ice Hockey In Italy, Day 5: Milan and Bassano del Grappa
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team's tour of Italy continued with a brief visit to Milan before a bus ride to Bassano del Grappa.

August 14, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Falls to Martigny, 3-1
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey lost to Martigny, 3-1, in an exhibition game played in Martigny, Switzerland. Sophomore Matt Lemire (Townsend, Mass.) scored for the Bobcats in the loss to the Red Ice.

August 13, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Dealt 4-1 Exhibition Loss To SC Langenthal
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team were dealt a 4-1 loss in an exhibition match-up against Swiss professional team, SC Langenthal, at Localnet Arena in Burgdorf, Switzerland.

August 12, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey In Italy, Day 2: Practice In Switzerland and Tour of Bellagio
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team's tour of Italy continued on Monday, Aug. 12 with an early-morning practice at Bellinzona Rink in Lugano, Switzerland followed by a day in picturesque Bellagio.

August 11, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey In Italy, Day 1: Bobcats Arrive In Milan, Tour Lake Como
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team departed Newark International Airport on Saturday, Aug. 10 at 6:30 p.m., arriving in Milan just after 8 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 11. The Bobcats were greeted by their EuroSportsTours Guides and embarked on their first trip of their 11-day tour.

August 9, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Announces 2013-14 Schedule, Individual Tickets Go On Sale On Oct. 1
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold has announced the Bobcats 2013-14 schedule which features two in-season tournament and 19 home dates.

August 8, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Freshman Connor Clifton On U.S. Junior Camp Roster
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey incoming freshman Connor Clifton (Red Bank, N.J.) made the roster for the final week of the 2013 USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp.

July 23, 2013
Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Introduces Class of 2017
Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold has announced the Bobcats’ incoming freshman class for the 2013-14 season. The class, comprised of 11 members, will feature five forwards, five defensemen and one goalie including ¬¬¬¬five players from the United States Hockey League (USHL), three players from the British Columbia Hockey League (BCHL), one U.S. National Developmental Team member, one player from the Eastern Junior Hockey League (EJHL) and one from the North American Hockey League (NAHL).