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College Hockey attendance is up

Crowds Continue to Rise in NCAA Division I Men’s Hockey National Attendance Up from 2022-23 Season by Jayson Hajdu, College Hockey Inc. NCAA Division I men’s hockey attendance was up eight percent nationwide in 2023-24, with 36 of 62 (58 percent) men’s programs that competed in both 2023-24 and 2022-23 experiencing attendance gains this past […]

Jim Scanlan looks back on his 10-year coaching journey with Bemidji State Women’s Hockey

Beavers’ winningest women’s hockey coach steps down after a 10-year career After a decade of work with Bemidji State University women’s hockey, Jim Scanlan announced on Monday, April 8, that it was time to step down as head coach. Scanlan was hired as just the fifth head coach in Bemidji State women’s hockey history on […]

127 NCAA alumni dot NHL playoff rosters

University of Minnesota second with 10 alumni on playoff rosters More than 120 former NCAA hockey players representing 35 different schools will be on National Hockey League playoff rosters when the 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs begin this weekend. A total of 127 NCAA alumni were listed on NHL playoff rosters as of Friday morning, led by […]

The race for a national title is down to two teams

THE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP MATCHUP IS SET Well, college hockey fans, the day is here, the 2024 NCAA Mens Hockey National Championship game is now. 60 teams started the season with high hopes of making a trip to St. Paul, but only two remain, Boston College and the University of Denver face off for all the […]

Boston University’s freshman Macklin Celebrini receives 2024 Hobey Baker Award

One of the youngest players in college hockey this season, Macklin Celebrini, was honored Friday with the 2024 Hobey Baker Award, given to  college hockey’s most outstanding player. Celebrini, just 17 years old, was the nation’s top center all season long for the Boston University Terriers, scoring 32 goals and 32 assists for 64 points […]

From the State of Hockey to the Frozen Four

Eight Minnesota natives travel to St. Paul to battle for national title by Jackson Boline For the first time since 2016, no Minnesota-based teams are playing for a national title in the Frozen Four. However, Boston College, Michigan, Denver, and Boston University will all compete for the top prize in college hockey inside the Xcel […]

Shot and a Goal! Longtime Gopher voice, Frank Mazzocco, calls it a career

 Mazzocco was a staple of Gopher Hockey for 35 years Longtime television and radio announcer Frank Mazzocco is hanging up his headset for good. After 47 years in the industry and 35 as a Golden Gopher Hockey broadcaster, Mazzocco has called his final game. “Today, five teams later, I’m still learning, but the drive and […]

Frozen Fest Coming to Saint Paul RiverCentre April 11 & 13

Saint Paul, Minn. – When the 2024 NCAA Men’s Frozen Four comes to Xcel Energy Center, make sure to visit Saint Paul RiverCentre for Frozen Fest April 11 & 13! This event is free and open to the public. Fans of all ages are encouraged to check out interactive games and activities, purchase official NCAA Men’s […]

Dickerman Named Minnesota State Women’s Hockey Head Coach

  MANKATO, Minn. – Shari Dickerman has been named the fifth Head Coach in Minnesota State women’s hockey history, announced by Director of Athletics Kevin Buisman on Monday (March 11). Dickerman has been a member of the coaching staff since 2009 and served as Acting Head Coach earlier this season during Head Coach John Harrington‘s medical leave of […]

U of Delaware to add Division I Women’s Hockey

School becomes 45th D-1 Women’s program The University of Delaware will add women’s ice hockey as a varsity sport and join College Hockey America (CHA), effective July 1, 2025, it was announced Friday. Delaware becomes the 45th college or university to sponsor a Division I women’s ice hockey program. A national search for a varsity […]