Big Ten Roundup: Big Night for Penn State Seniors

Senior David Goodwin tied a career-high with four points on two goals and two assists as Penn State earned a 6-0 victory over Wiscosnin. In fact, it was the night for all of the seniors to shine, and they did, appropriately, on Senior Night, the last game at Pegula Ice Arena for the team this season, and ever for that group. “Love the seniors and love the community seeing this place packed again …
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Roundup: St. Cloud, Denver, UNO Earn Big NCHC Wins

St. Cloud State swept Miami this weekend, capping it with a 3-1 win Saturday. The wins were big for a number of reasons. First off, it moved the Huskies into fourth place in the contentious NCHC standings, which is the last home-ice spot for the playoffs. Also, it moved St. Cloud State’s overall record one game over .500, which makes it eligible for the NCAAs, for which the Huskies now stand 12th …
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Roundup: Emotional Sweep for Wisconsin

Finishing off an emotional weekend with the passing of legendary former head coach Jeff Sauer, defenseman Jake Linhart ended the game 1:34 into overtime as Wisconsin knocked off Michigan State, 4-3, on Saturday night at Munn Arena. Wisconsin swept the weekend series and maintained a first-place tie with Minnesota. “(Michigan State) came out and wanted to get their season going by beating us tonight,” …
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Roundup: UMD Sweeps at North Dakota; Denver Rebounds

Minnesota-Duluth’s rise to No. 1 in the Pairwise this weekend was certainly well earned. The Bulldogs went into Grand Forks and swept North Dakota at always-raucous Engelstad Arena, winning 5-3 Friday when capping it off with a 4-0 shutout Saturday. UMD freshman Hunter Miska is the first goalie in seven years to shut out North Dakota twice in one season. North Dakota dropped to 2-5-1 at home in NCHC …
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Roundup: Fitting Split for UMD, Denver

Though it’s still too early in the season for the Pairwise to be completely meaningful, the system that ultimately selects the NCAA tournament field can already give a good sense of where things stand. And with Minnesota-Duluth and Denver coming into the weekend at No. 1 and No. 3, respectively, and atop the NCHC standings, there was every reason to be hyped up for the games. The games certainly lived …
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College Hockey Weekend Roundup

The heated rivalry between Minnesota and North Dakota was subdued somewhat when the old WCHA split and the teams went to two new conferences three years ago. They met in the Frozen Four in 2014, but not in the regular season then. The two finally got back down to business, and the two games at Mariucci Arena this weekend lived up to billing. Friday, the teams were never more than a goal apart, and …
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College Hockey Weekend Roundup

Minnesota-Duluth staked its claim to being the top team in the nation by sweeping North Dakota this weekend at home, capping it off with a 3-0 whitewash Saturday. The Bulldogs improved to 5-1-2 against what’s been a challenging schedule so far, as freshman Hunter Miska stopped 30 shots, earning both starts and wins on the weekend. Alex Iafallo, who had a hat trick in Friday’s win, picked up another …
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