Huskies Shut Down #14/15 Miami 3-0 in NCHC Opener

Charlie Lindgren snared his fourth shut  out in six games and the #13/14 Huskies dominated from the drop of the puck in a lopsided 3-0 win for SCSU at the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center on Friday.  The #14/15 RedHawks were outshot 40-15 in the first conference game for each team.   The Huskies took…

Performers / Underperformers Week #3

    Here’s a quick review of the performers and underperformers in college hockey for week #3: Performers University of North Dakota – North Dakota is now 4-0-2 after a weekend sweep of Vermont on the road. With most of their games on the road to begin the season it’s an impressive undefeated record so…

Huskies Face the RedHawks in Frozen Faceoff Rematch

Flash back to March 21, 2015: The SCSU Huskies and Miami RedHawks are doing battle in the NCHC Frozen Faceoff Championship game at the Target Center in Minneapolis. It’s nearing the midway point of the second period and the Huskies lead by a 2-1 score fresh off a power play goal by Jonny Brodzinski. Suddenly, senior Blake Coleman…

Huskies Face Familiar Foe in Quinnipiac

  When the Huskies travel to Hamden, CT this week to face ECAC power Quinnipiac they’ll be facing a team they are quite familiar with. You see, the Huskies and Bobcats have faced off against each other seven times since the 2009-10 season. Undoubtedly, the most memorable of those contests was on Thursday, April 14,…

Performers / Underperformers Week #2

  Here’s my ranking of the “Performers and Underperformers” in the college hockey universe for week 2: Performers University of Nebraska-Omaha (4-0-0) – The Mavs traveled to Burlington, VT to take on the Catamounts who were fresh off a nice road win over Minnesota. In a typically difficult venue to win at UNO swept UVM by scores…

Lindgren and Huskies Blank the Mavericks 4-0

Charlie Lindgren posted his second shut out in as many games and the SCSU offense continues to find  scoring as the Huskies blanked Minnesota State University Mankato 4-0 at the HBNHC on Friday.   David Morley gave the Huskies the early lead at 10:55 of period one scoring  from the goal mouth. The play was…

SCSU Spells Success When it Comes to Coaching

  When Minnesota State University Mankato head coach Mike Hastings leads his players onto the ice this weekend, he’ll be facing a fellow alum, Bob Motzko, on a weekend designated for SCSU hockey Alumni. Both former players and assistant coaches at SCSU have carved out extremely successful careers in US college hockey and bets are…