|1974 ECAC Men's Ice Hockey Tournament|
|Dates||March 5–9, 1974|
|Finals site||Boston Garden|
|Champions||Boston University (2nd title)|
|Winning coach||Jack Parker (1st title)|
|MVP||Ed Walsh (Boston University)|
|ECAC Men's Ice Hockey Tournaments
The 1974 ECAC Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Tournament was the 13th tournament in league history. It was played between March 5 and March 9, 1974. Quarterfinal games were played at home team campus sites, while the 'final four' games were played at the Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. By reaching the championship game, both Boston University and Harvard received invitations to participate in the 1974 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Tournament.
- 1 Format
- 2 Conference Standings
- 3 Bracket
- 3.1 Quarterfinals
- 3.2 Semifinals
- 3.3 Third Place
- 3.4 Championship
- 4 Tournament awards
- 5 References
- 6 External links
Format[edit | edit source]
The tournament featured three rounds of play, all of which were single-elimination. The top eight teams, based on winning percentage, qualified to participate in the tournament. In the quarterfinals the first seed and eighth seed, the second seed and seventh seed, the third seed and sixth seed and the fourth seed and fifth seed played against one another. In the semifinals, the highest seed plays the lowest remaining seed while the two remaining teams play with the winners advancing to the championship game and the losers advancing to the third place game.
Conference Standings[edit | edit source]
Note: GP = Games Played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; Pct. = Winning Percentage; GF = Goals For; GA = Goals Against
|1973–74 ECAC Hockey standings|
|Championship: Boston University|
† indicates conference regular season champion
* indicates conference tournament champion
Bracket[edit | edit source]
Teams are reseeded after the first round
Note: * denotes overtime period(s)
Quarterfinals[edit | edit source]
(1) New Hampshire vs. (8) Rensselaer[edit | edit source]
|March 5||New Hampshire||6 – 7||OT||Rensselaer||Snively Arena|
(2) Harvard vs. (7) Providence[edit | edit source]
|March 5||Harvard||9 – 3||Providence||Donald C. Watson Rink|
(3) Boston University vs. (6) Dartmouth[edit | edit source]
|March 5||Boston University||8 – 0||Dartmouth||Walter Brown Arena|
(4) Cornell vs. (5) St. Lawrence[edit | edit source]
|March 5||Cornell||5 – 3||St. Lawrence||Lynah Rink|
Semifinals[edit | edit source]
(2) Harvard vs. (8) Rensselaer[edit | edit source]
|March 8||Harvard||7 – 2||Rensselaer||Boston Garden|
(3) Boston University vs. (4) Cornell[edit | edit source]
|March 8||Boston University||7 – 3||Cornell||Boston Garden|
Third Place[edit | edit source]
(4) Cornell vs. (8) Rensselaer[edit | edit source]
|March 9||Cornell||8 – 2||Rensselaer||Boston Garden|
Championship[edit | edit source]
(2) Harvard vs. (3) Boston University[edit | edit source]
|March 9||Harvard||2 – 4||Boston University||Boston Garden|
Tournament awards[edit | edit source]
MOP[edit | edit source]
- Ed Walsh (Boston University)
References[edit | edit source]
- "Boston University Men's Team History", USCHO.com. Retrieved on 2014-04-23.
- "Jack Parker Year-by-Year Coaching Record", USCHO.com. Retrieved on 2013-05-22.
- "ECAC Awards", College Hockey Historical Archive. Retrieved on 2014-04-23.
- "ECAC Tournament", College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved on 2014-04-23.
- "2008-09 ECAC Hockey Media Guides", ECAC Hockey. Retrieved on 2014-04-23.
- "Men's All-Tournament Teams", ECAC Hockey. Retrieved on 2014-04-26. Archived from the original on 2013-07-02.
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