Bowling Green Picked 1st in WCHA Polls

Bowling Green took the top spot in the WCHA’s coaches and media preseason polls. The Falcons are followed by reigning MacNaughton Cup co-champions Michigan Tech and Minnesota State, and defending Broadmoor Trophy winner Ferris State. Those four schools each won 20 or more games last season. The coaches and media also agreed on Ferris State senior forward Gerald Mayhew as preseason player of the year. Following …
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Bowling Green Picked 1st in WCHA Polls

Bowling Green took the top spot in the WCHA’s coaches and media preseason polls. The Falcons are followed by reigning MacNaughton Cup co-champions Michigan Tech and Minnesota State, and defending Broadmoor Trophy winner Ferris State. Those four schools each won 20 or more games last season. The coaches and media also agreed on Ferris State senior forward Gerald Mayhew as preseason player of the year. Following …
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Sacred Heart Moving Home Games to Webster Bank Arena

Sacred Heart has reached a five-year agreement to have its home games played in nearby Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Conn., beginning immediately. Webster Bank Arena hosts the AHL affiliate of the New York Islanders, and has been home to a number of NCAA tournament Regionals.  “Being able to call a venue such as Webster Bank Arena our home is an important step for our hockey program and to provide …
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Missouri Law Could Squash St. Louis Frozen Four Bid

The NCAA’s decision on future Frozen Four sites could hinge, at least partially, on a bill being contemplated in the Missouri Legislature. St. Louis is one of the cities in the running for the next round of bids. The NCAA is currently in the middle of the selection process. Among the other cities thought to be in serious contention for 2019-2022 bids are Philadelphia, Washington D.C., Los Angeles …
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Atlantic Hockey Ups Scholarship Limit to 18

Atlantic Hockey has voted to increase its scholarship limit to 18, which is in line with the NCAA-wide maximum in ice hockey. The teams had been competing with a limit of 12, which was a compromise going back to when the league was founded between schools who wanted to play at the maximum, and those that wanted it to be lower out of financial concerns. “This is another step forward for our league,” …
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Atlantic Hockey Ups Scholarship Limit to 18

Atlantic Hockey has voted to increase its scholarship limit to 18, which is in line with the NCAA-wide maximum in ice hockey. The teams had been competing with a limit of 12, which was a compromise going back to when the league was founded between schools who wanted to play at the maximum, and those that wanted it to be lower out of financial concerns. “This is another step forward for our league,” …
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Atlantic Hockey Ups Scholarship Limit to 18

Atlantic Hockey has voted to increase its scholarship limit to 18, which is in line with the NCAA-wide maximum in ice hockey. The teams had been competing with a limit of 12, which was a compromise going back to when the league was founded between schools who wanted to play at the maximum, and those that wanted it to be lower out of financial concerns. “This is another step forward for our league,” …
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NCHC Denies Expansion For Now

The NCHC announced today that it will not be expanding “at this time,” despite high-profile applications from Arizona State and Minnesota State. That leaves the conference at eight schools, where it’s been since it was created three years ago. “After careful consideration and a thorough vetting process, the National Collegiate Hockey Conference’s Board of Directors announced the Conference will …
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NCHC Denies Expansion For Now

The NCHC announced today that it will not be expanding “at this time,” despite high-profile applications from Arizona State and Minnesota State. That leaves the conference at eight schools, where it’s been since it was created three years ago. “After careful consideration and a thorough vetting process, the National Collegiate Hockey Conference’s Board of Directors announced the Conference will …
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NCHC Denies Expansion For Now

The NCHC announced today that it will not be expanding “at this time,” despite high-profile applications from Arizona State and Minnesota State. That leaves the conference at eight schools, where it’s been since it was created three years ago. “After careful consideration and a thorough vetting process, the National Collegiate Hockey Conference’s Board of Directors announced the Conference will …
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