But that might all be changing. The Bobcats are looking down on all of those programs in the rankings now, they have a resume to boast in the recruiting world, and they also have a state-of-the-art facility — the TD Bank Sports Center — that seats 3,386 fans. The Bobcats share the dual-arena complex with the basketball programs.
‘‘Down the road, we won’t lose the Pat Mullanes of the world,’’ he said. ‘‘Those kids will get their Quinnipiac jerseys for Christmas and they'll want to come here.’’