In three seasons, UConn has proven it can compete in Hockey East. The Huskies have also proven they cannot win when it matters most.
In four regular seasons under Mike Cavanaugh, including one in Atlantic Hockey, they have proven they can beat anyone. They also have proven they cannot beat anyone in the playoffs.
They have beaten top programs like UMass Lowell four times, BU twice and BC once. Under Cavanaugh, they are 9-13-2 against teams ranked in the Top 10. That's impressive.
They also have lost every one of eight playoff games, including this 6-2 season-ending defeat Saturday night at Northeastern. That's not impressive.
Cavanaugh said his team played right...