2013 Boston Beanpot Semifinals BU vs Northeastern Boston College Tickets
Men’s College Ice Hockey in Boston, Massachusetts couldn’t get any better than Boston Beanpot Tournament. The tournament features the men’s ice hockey teams from top four universities in the city, going up against each other on the ice rink for bragging rights as well as the Beanpot Trophy. The tradition of Beanpot Championship has been going strong ever since its debut in 1952. Over the decades, the popularity and the intensity of the tournament have only grown, attracting thousands of hockey fans and supporters to TD Garden where all the games are played. This cross-town tournament features Boston College Eagles, Northeastern University Huskies, Boston University Terriers and Harvard University Crimson. Due to this intense cross-town rivalry between the teams, the matches attract a large number of fanatic supporters of all the teams.
Buy 2013 Boston Beanpot Semifinals BU vs Northeastern Boston College Tickets
2013 Boston Beanpot Semifinals BU vs Northeastern Boston College
The tournament comprises of two rounds, in the first round semifinals are played while in the second round championship and consolation games are played. And this year’s 2013 Boston Beanpot Semifinals BU draws nearer; the fans of the Terriers get ready to support their team to victory. So if you happen to be a fan of the team or just enjoy a good competitive game of ice hockey, then 2013 Boston Beanpot Semifinals BU tickets won’t let you down.
The first ever edition of the Beanpot Championship was held in 1952 at the Boston Arena. With the exception of the year 1953, the tournament has been regularly being played each year. Since 1956, the tournament has always been held during the month of February except for the year 1978 when the final had to be moved to the month of March due to extreme weather conditions. Apart from the inaugural year, the Boston Beanpot Championships were held at the Boston Garden but in 1995 the Boston Garden was replaced by TD Garden, and since 1996 the tournament is being held there.
When it comes to the overall winning record, Boston University Terriers lead the pack with twenty nine wins to themselves. Their most recent championship win was in 2009. After terriers, Boston College Eagles come in with seventeen wins, followed by Harvard University Crimson and Northeastern University Huskies with ten and four wins respectively. All the championship matches that have been held by far have featured either Boston University or Boston College in the finals, which means Crimson and Huskies have yet to go toe to toe with each other in the final. Crimson and Huskies, however, have been a dominant force in the women’s Beanpot Championship.
During the early years of the championship, Eagles dominated the tournament with eight wins in first thirteen years, but since 1966 Terriers have been the leading dominant force after winning twenty eight championships in forty seven year run. With so much past behind its back, terriers fans will be flocking with high hopes for 2013 Boston Beanpot Semifinals BU. For those of the fans who’ve been loyal supporters of the terriers, the time couldn’t get any better to be getting your cheap 2013 Boston Beanpot Semifinals BU tickets.
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