At least it sounds complimentary to me. Emphasis mine.
"There's a certain BC type of player that I like to have. It's hard to describe it but, he's gotta be — this is where he wants to go to school, he wants to compete at a very, very high level, and he wants to go to school," York said. "Because it's not an easy place to play Boston. There's pressure on the kids that go to BC or BU, and they have to handle that type of pressure. Michigan is the same way — you go there, you have to be ready to play."