Boston U. Beats Minnesota-Duluth In Northeast RegionalEvan Rodrigues scored with 2:24 left in the third period and Boston University held on to beat Minnesota-Duluth 3-2 on Saturday in the NCAA hockey tournament's Northeast Regional championship, sending the Terriers home with a berth in the Frozen Four.
Rowdy Fans Vs. Noise Famine At NCAA Hockey Regional SitesThe NCAA wants to take home-ice advantage away from its regional hockey tournaments. Yet, the effort to secure neutral sites reveals an imbalance between an electrifying atmosphere and hundreds of empty seats. The West Regional in Fargo was a mini-home game for the University of North Dakota on Friday.
Minnesota-Duluth Beats Minnesota 4-1 In NCAA PlayWillie Raskob had a goal and an assist in a three-goal flurry in the first period and Minnesota-Duluth beat Minnesota 4-1 on Friday night in the first round of the Northeast Regional of the NCAA hockey tournament.
Minnesota State Regains Top Spot In National Hockey PollsThe Minnesota State men's hockey team has returned to the top spot in the national polls.
Mankato’s Todd Hoffner Bounces Back From A NightmareMinnesota State Mankato is undefeated, and the new coach is the old coach. Todd Hoffner was initially rejected by his team at spring practice. "I don't think anybody could understand completely everything that I went through, and how difficult and challenging for myself and my wife," Hoffner said.
NSIC Foes Meet For 1st Time This Year, In PlayoffsTwo Northern Sun conference foes will play for the first time this year — in the NCAA Division II playoffs.
MSU Gets Going In NCAA D2 PlayoffsMinnesota State kicks off its NCAA championship pursuit this weekend.
Minnesota State Gets Bye To Start D2 PlayoffsMinnesota State has a first-round bye in the NCAA Division II playoffs.
Wild Re-Sign Fontaine To 2-Year Contract The Minnesota Wild have re-signed right wing Justin Fontaine to a two-year contract, avoiding a salary arbitration hearing. The deal was done on Tuesday.
North Dakota Beats Minnesota-Duluth 3-0 Luke Johnson provided the offense and Zane Gothberg the defense as North Dakota beat Minnesota-Duluth 3-0 Friday to move into share of the lead in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference.
Green Bay Beats Minnesota-Duluth 92-57Alec Brown had 15 points, 10 rebounds and 10 blocks on Saturday night to lead Green Bay in a dominating effort against Minnesota-Duluth 92-57. Green Bay (2-1) coach Brian Wardle subbed Brown out late in the game when he was just shy of the triple-double with 15 points, 9 rebounds and 9 blocks. But Kenneth Lowe fouled out and Brown returned to the game to get the block and rebound. It was the first triple-double by a Phoenix player since Javier Mendiburu on Feb. 5, 2005. Keifer Sykes shot 8 of 9 from the field and 5 of 5 from the line to finish with a game-high 21 points. Vincent Garrett added 15 and Carrington Love had career-high 13 points.
Minnesota State, Bethel Get High Playoff Seeds The unbeaten Minnesota State Mavericks have a first-round bye in the NCAA Division II playoffs.