Talking Beanpot history with Corbett, CCHA with Weston on Jan. 31 edition USCHO Live!

The Jan. 31 episode of USCHO Live! features veteran Boston University broadcaster  Bernie Corbett and CCHA columnist Paula C. Weston.

Bernie will join us to talk about the Beanpot as it turns 60. Ten years ago, he wrote The Beanpot: 50 Years of Thrills, Spills and Chills and is working now on an update to that book. He’ll talk about some of the old great stories of the tournament and look ahead to this year’s event — which starts next Monday.

Paula has been the CCHA columnist for since the website’s inception. She’ll join us to talk about the crazy race for the top in the CCHA and about college hockey in general as the regular season enters its final month.

Join us for the conversation and information, Tuesday, Jan. 31, from 8 to 9 p.m. ET at If you can’t listen live, check out the podcast of USCHO Live! available on the player at the right (click through if you’re reading this via RSS.)

Each episode of USCHO Live! features a look at news around NCAA hockey, a look ahead at upcoming games and events, and conversation with people who coach, administer and play college hockey, and journalists who cover the sport.

About the hosts

Jim Connelly is a senior writer at and has been with the site since 1999. He is based in Boston and regularly covers Hockey East. He began with as the correspondent covering the MAAC, which nowadays is known as Atlantic Hockey. Each week during the season, he co-writes “Tuesday Morning Quarterback.”

Ed Trefzger has been part of USCHO since 1999 and now serves as a senior writer and director of technology. He has been a part of the radio broadcasts of Rochester Institute of Technology hockey since their inception — serving as a producer, studio host, color commentator and now as RIT’s play-by-play voice for the last several seasons. Ed is based in Rochester, N.Y.


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