Hockey East sends three teams to tourney; BC nets No. 3 seed
Three Hockey East teams — including No. 3 overall seed Boston College — are in the NCAA?tournament.
BC, Merrimack and New Hampshire made the 16-team bracket, which was announced yesterday.
Seeded first in the West regional, the Eagles will play No. 4 Colorado College in their opener Friday (9 p.m., ESPNU).
Merrimack nabbed the No. 2 seed in the Northeast. They’ll meet No. 3 Notre Dame on Saturday (7:30 p.m., ESPN3.com).
UNH is No. 4 in the same Northeast region. They drew Miami (Ohio) on Saturday (4 p.m., ESPNU).