Boston College chosen to finish first in Hockey East preseason coaches poll

29 Dec 12: The University of Alabama-Huntsville Chargers play against the Boston College Eagles in the Mariucci Classic in Minneapolis, MN. (Jim Rosvold)
Jerry York is once again behind the BC bench this season (photo: Jim Rosvold).

With eight first-place votes in the preseason coaches poll, Boston College as been picked to finish atop the Hockey East standings for the 2019-20 season.

Massachusetts (2) and Northeastern (1) garnered the other three first-place votes.

School (First-place votes)Points
1. Boston College (8)97
2. Massachusetts (2)85
3. Providence78
4. Northeastern (1)73
5. Boston University72
6. UMass Lowell53
7. New Hampshire40
8. Maine39
9. UConn38
10. Vermont19
11. Merrimack11