Huskies Travel to Bemidji: Are These Guys Any Good?

  St. Cloud State hits the road for a non-conference series with the Beavers of Bemidji State University this weekend. Nearly every weekend I get tweeted the question “Are these guys any good?” from a fellow Husky fan. It’s tongue in cheek and all in good fun but, in this instance, a legitimate question to ask concerning the 2014-15 Bemidji…

Performers / Underperformers #7

  Here’s my “Performers and Underperformers” in college hockey for the past week: Performers  Minnesota State University Mankato Mavericks – The 9-3 -0 Mavericks have won 7 of their last 8 games and could conceivably be 19-5-0 by the end of January. They traveled to Houghton, MI to take on the #1 ranked Michigan Tech…

SCSU vs North Dakota: Toss Up

    It’s easy to get over consumed with all the information attainable via the internet these days. College hockey games and series are scrutinized beyond reason and we have multiple dedicated college hockey web sites with their weekly predictions. Some are accurate and others seem to be seat of the pants. This weekends series between North…

Performers / Underperformers #6

Here’s the top performers and underperformers in Division 1 NCAA college hockey for the past week: Performers University of Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs – There is no doubt on this choice for our performer of the week. For the second consecutive week, the Bulldogs are proving they should be considered as part of college hockey’s elite for…

Performers / Underperformers #5

  Here’s my top  “Performers and Underperfomers” for the past week: Performers University of Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs – Being snake bit when it comes to winning in St. Cloud is an understatement. The Bulldogs hadn’t swept the Huskies in St. Cloud since the 1999-00 season. Furthermore, they hadn’t won a game in St. Cloud since 2007. Talk about reversing…

Performers / Underperformers #4

  Here’s my week #4 “Performers and Underperformers” in college hockey: Performers: Michigan Tech University Huskies – Here they are again for the second consecutive week. It was a tough choice between the top two contenders. However, you’ve got to hand it to the Huskies. They hadn’t played host to the Michigan Wolverines in Houghton, MI…