Boston College, Miami-Ohio advance to Frozen Four
Worcester, MA (Sports Network) - Boston College and Miami-Ohio advanced to the Frozen Four by winning their regional final contests Sunday as part of the NCAA hockey tournament.
The Eagles and RedHawks will battle April 8 at Ford Field in Detroit. The other Frozen Four matchup has RIT facing Wisconsin.
Cam Atkinson notched a hat trick and a career-high four points in BC's 9-7 win over Yale at the Northeast Regional final Sunday. The Eagles moved into the Frozen Four for the 22nd time, including ninth in the last 13 years. They won the title in 2008.
The RedHawks, top seeds in the Midwest, beat Michigan, 3-2, in double-overtime in the regional final to make it to Detroit. Alden Hirschfeld scored the winning goal to send Miami to its second straight Frozen Four. The RedHawks lost to Boston University in overtime in last year's title game.
The championship game is slated for April 10 in Detroit.
03/29 01:40:54 ET