UMD #1, Minnesota St #4, St.Cloud St #8 in pre-season USA college hockey poll

Back-to-back defending NCAA national champion University of Minnesota Duluth is number one with 508 points and 32 first-place votes in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Pre-season poll. Minnesota State checks in at #4 and St. Cloud State is #8. The NCHC and Hockey East Association each have four teams ranked, while the Big Ten and ECAC each have three ranked teams. The WCHA has one team ranked in this week’s poll. USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine 2019-20 Men’s College Hockey Poll – Preseason (First-place votes in parentheses) Rank School Final 2018-19 Rank 2018-19 Record Weeks in Top 15 1. University of … Continue reading UMD #1, Minnesota St #4, St.Cloud St #8 in pre-season USA college hockey poll

UMD Repeats at Frozen Four

BUFFALO, N.Y. – For the second straight season, the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs are the NCAA National Champions. Top-seeded and top-ranked UMD dominated from start to finish, scoring once each period, to blank fellow No. 1 seed and second-ranked Massachusetts, 3-0, Saturday night at KeyBank Center in the NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey National Championship game. With the win, the Bulldogs (29-11-2) end the season on an eight-game winning streak, while capturing the third National Championship in program history. UMD’s national title also gives the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) four straight National Championships, with North Dakota winning in 2016 and Denver winning … Continue reading UMD Repeats at Frozen Four

St. Cloud State’s Jimmy Schuldt named a Hobey Baker Award Hat Trick Finalist

St. Cloud State University’s senior defenseman Jimmy Schuldt (Minnetonka, Minn./Minnetonka H.S.) has been named as one of the three Hobey Baker Hat Trick Finalists for 2019, which was announced by the Hobey Baker Award committee on Thursday, April 4.  He is a … Continue reading St. Cloud State’s Jimmy Schuldt named a Hobey Baker Award Hat Trick Finalist

Saturday: State Hockey Tournament Broadcasts and Live Links

MN Score Radio will be broadcasting both Championship games on Saturday from the Xcel Energy Center on AM 1440 and AM 660. You can also listen online at the following links: Class A Championship: Noon:    St.Cloud Cathedral vs Greenway   http://webca.st/148948 Class AA Championship: 7pm :  Edina vs Eden Prairie      http://webca.st/148949 Continue reading Saturday: State Hockey Tournament Broadcasts and Live Links

Friday: State Hockey Tournament Broadcasts and live links

MN Score Radio will be broadcasting all four semi-final games on Friday from the Xcel Energy Center on AM 1440 and AM 660. You can also listen online at the following links: 11am   St.Cloud Cathedral vs East Grand Forks   http://webca.st/148868 1pm     Mahtomedi vs Greenway  http://webca.st/148868 6pm     Blaine vs Eden Prairie  http://webca.st/148870 8pm     St.Thomas Academy vs Edina  http://webca.st/148870   Continue reading Friday: State Hockey Tournament Broadcasts and live links

Boys State Hockey Tournament Broadcasts

Listen live to MN Score Radio’s broadcast of the 2019 Minnesota Boys State Hockey Tournament on AM 1440, AM 660 or at the following links: Thursday 11am and 1pm games:   http://webca.st/148758 Thursday 6pm and 8pm games: http://webca.st/148759 Thursday’s Complete AA Game Schedule:  11am   Blaine vs White Bear Lake   http://webca.st/148758 1pm     Eden Prairie vs Lakeville South   http://webca.st/148758 6pm     Edina vs Moorhead   http://webca.st/148759 8pm     St.Thomas Academy vs Duluth East   http://webca.st/148759   Continue reading Boys State Hockey Tournament Broadcasts

Gopher men’s hockey beats Notre Dame to game split of weekend series

MINNEAPOLIS – The Gopher Hockey program closed out the Big Ten regular-season schedule with a 2-1 victory over No. 16 Notre Dame on Saturday at 3M Arena at Mariucci as Minnesota locked up a winning record in conference play for the fifth time in six years of Big Ten play. Minnesota (14-15-4 overall, 11-10-3-0 Big Ten) found goals from Tyler Nanne and Scott Reedy while Mat Robson made 26 saves to pick up the victory in goal for the Maroon & Gold. Nanne put the Gophers up early with a first period goal at 8:53 when he was left all … Continue reading Gopher men’s hockey beats Notre Dame to game split of weekend series