Performers / Underperformers #17

  Here’s the college hockey “Performers” and “Underperformers” for the weekend of February 13-14, 2015: Performers Brown University Bears – 11th place Brown University stepped it up with their third win in a week. They defeated ranked Harvard 2-1 on February 7th and then doubled up Rensselaer and Union by scores of 6-3 and 1-0 on…

College Hockey Weekend Preview – January 23-24

Western Michigan is 7-1-2 in their last 10 games (photo prout)   Here’s a quick read of intriguing college hockey games to keep an eye on this weekend and the reasons why : Yale University Bulldogs (11-4-2 PWR #10) @ St. Lawrence University Saints 11-10-2 PWR #23t) –  Yale has been good…very good for the past two…

Performers / Underperformers #12

Here’s this weeks edition of “Performers and Underperformers” for the weekend of January 9/10. Performers: Colgate University Red Raiders – It’s never an easy task to sweep on the road in conference play but the Raiders did just that in edging Clarkson 2-1 and blanking St. Lawrence 2-0. Colgate was outshot 28-15 and were 0-2 on the…

College Hockey Top 20 – Jan. 5, 2015

Photo: The UMD Bulldogs have a lot to celebrate thus far this season (photo wprout)   Here’s my spin with brief comments on this weeks top 20: Harvard University Crimson – (PWR #1; Last 10: 9-1; USCHO #3)  Can’t agree with USCHO on this one. This #1 ranked PWR squad has not lost a game since November 15 to…

Performers / Underperformers #11

  Here’s this weeks “Performers and Underperformers” for the games played between 12/27 and 12/30/14 Perfomers University of Michigan Wolverines – College hockey can be a funny game. The Wolverines most likely should not have won their first round game vs Michigan Tech in the all-Michigan school Great Lakes Invitational. After all, they were outshot…

Performers / Underperformers #6…

Here’s my ranked “Performers” and “Underperformers” for the weekend of November 22/23: Performers: University of Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks – You’ve got to hand it to the UNO Mavericks. They’ve had a pretty tough schedule to contend with the past 4 weeks and they’ve not only survived but have won 6 of 8 games including wins over…