Arizona State Withdraws From WCHA Talks

After months of talks with the WCHA, Arizona State has winthdrawn itself from consideration for joining the conference, College Hockey News has learned. Arizona State informed the WCHA of its decision Wednesday morning. After being initially spurned in efforts to join the NCHC last year, Arizona State turned to the WCHA as a possible partner. Arizona State has played as an independent in its first …
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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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Progress Made on Arena for Arizona State

Arizona State will have a new 4,000-seat arena inb Tempe to play in beginning by 2019-20, if all goes according to a new plan. Arizona State has formed a negotiating agreement with the developer of its Arizona State University Athletic Facilities District, Catellus Development Corporation, and the NHL’s Arizona Coyotes to build a new facility. That would include a new 16,000-seat arena for the Coyotes. The …
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Team of the Week: St. Cloud State

Late last Friday night at Minnesota’s Mariucci Arena, St. Cloud State faced the very real possibility — indeed, a very real probability — of starting the season with three consecutive losses, as the Huskies trailed the Gophers by a score of 5-2 with less than 10 minutes to play in regulation. At the time, Minnesota, picked to finish first in the 2016-17 Big Ten hockey preseason coaches’ poll, was …
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