Tag: NCHC

Profiles

Denver’s Mendel proof of hockey-hoops harmony

Griffin Mendel hails from a British Columbia town, Kelowna, whose name is the local First Nations term for ...
Profiles

On the river or on the ice, two different meditations

Immersion in the outdoors forces one to exist in the present. With no service for texting, checking e-mail or mindlessly ...
The Collegian

How long should ASU remain independent?

When Penn State joined Division I hockey in 2012, it took one transition season before finishing the formality of joining the sport’s ...
The Greatest

Greatest NCHC freshman seasons

The National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) is one of the two newest of all college hockey conferences, opposite ...
The Very Best Of

The best TV/movie actor to attend every NCHC school

Editor’s note: This is the fourth installment of a six-part series in which a Pucks and Rec writer will ...
Meet the Press

Jake Brandt goes the extra miles to ensure lasting UND ...

Uh, headphones? Skates? A two-billed hat that reads insurance agent by weekday and hockey analyst by weekend? All ...
Profiles

Billy Exell took short drive, long route to Duluth

Billy Exell was one of the last recruits in college hockey’s 2015 recruiting class to commit to a school, ...
The Collegian

Andy Murray, Broncos reaping delayed realignment rewards

Throughout the 2016-17 college hockey season, there have been many surprising teams. There is Canisius, which has used ...
The Collegian

The case for universal 3-on-3 overtime in NCAA hockey

Tied hockey games are boring. That was why, in 2005. the NHL implemented a shootout to decide a ...
The Collegian

College hockey community bid many tough goodbyes in 2016

There is no other way to couch this matter. The college hockey community elicited its best attributes under ...