Men’s Ice Hockey playoff information


Men’s Hockey
First Round ECAC Playoff Series

No. 12 Union
7-14-1 ECACHL
14-17-3 overall


No. 5 Quinnipiac
10-8-4 ECACHL
16-13-5 overall

Where: TD Banknorth Sports Center
When: Friday, Saturday and (if necessary) Sunday at 7 p.m.
Season Series: Quinnipiac won, 3-0
All-time Series: Quinnipiac leads, 5-1

Players to Watch: T.J. Fox is tied for fifth among ECACHL players in points (34) and assists (21)…Lane Caffaro is third among defensemen in scoring with 24 points (6 goals, 18 assists)…Jason Walters ranks fourth in freshmen scoring with 26 points (8 goals, 18 assists).

About Union: The Dutchmen are 1-6-1 in their last eight games and have lost four straight road games…Union allowed the
second-most goals in the conference (111 overall, 74 in ECACHL games). It gave up 20 goals in its three losses to Quinnipiac this season, all of which came during the first semester…Union has never won a playoff series since joining the ECACHL in 1991.