Coyotes ink Boston University blueliner Crotty, who will forgo senior season with Terriers

LOWELL, MA - OCTOBER 25: Cam Crotty #5 of the Boston University Terriers. The UMass-Lowell River Hawks play host to the Boston University Terriers during NCAA men's hockey at the Tsongas Center on October 24, 2019 in Lowell, Massachusetts. (Photo by Rich Gagnon) (Rich Gagnon)
Cam Crotty compiled four goals and nine points from the BU blue line during the 2019-20 season (photo: Rich Gagnon).

The Arizona Coyotes announced Thursday that the club has signed Boston University junior defenseman Cam Crotty to a three-year, entry-level contract.

Crotty will forgo his senior season with the Terriers.

During the 2019-20 season, the Greely, Ont., native tallied four goals and nine points in 30 games.

In 102 games with BU, Crotty recorded 10 goals and 27 points.

The Coyotes originally chose Crotty in the third round (82nd overall) of the 2017 NHL Draft.