NCAA regionals preview with ESPN broadcasters on March 21 USCHO Live!

On March 21, it’s a special two-hour edition of USCHO Live! looking ahead to this weekend’s four NCAA regionals with broadcasters from ESPN who will be covering the tournament. Our scheduled guests are:

Sean Ritchlin
o 8:20 p.m. EDT
o West Regional analyst with Clay Matvick

Allen Bestwick
o 8:40 p.m. EDT
o Northeast Regional play by play with Billy Jaffe

Colby Cohen:
o 9:20 p.m. EDT
o Midwest Regional analyst with Kevin Brown

Dave Starman:
o 9:40 p.m. EDT
o In-studio analyst for ESPN; will talk about the East Region

Join us for the conversation and information, Tuesday, March 21, at 8 p.m. EDT using the player below or listen using the Spreaker Radio app for iOSAndroid or Windows phone.

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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.” Jim is the winner of the 2012 Joe Concannon award. He is the color analyst for UMass-Lowell hockey’s radio network, and is a studio analyst for NESN.

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 as RIT’s play-by-play voice for 10 seasons. Ed is vice president and general manager of CBS Sports Radio affiliate 105.5 The Team in Rochester, N.Y., and COO of its parent company, Genesee Media Corporation.