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UND Hockey Keeping Emotions In Check Ahead of Minnesota Series

Have won last three meetings against the Gophers

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota hockey bounced back from a 4-1 loss against Minnesota-Duluth to split the series in the final game and build some momentum for another rivalry match-up. 11th ranked Minnesota comes to Grand Forks for the first time. Its a series  UND has dominated as of late scoring 12 goals over two games last time both…

UND Hockey “Hungry” For Rematch With Duluth This Weekend

Last meeting lost in five overtimes in the NCAA Regional

Video Courtesy: Midco SN GRAND FORKS, N.D. — For the first time since their national championship season in 2015-16, North Dakota hockey has started conference play 4-0 after sweeps of Denver and Miami Ohio, however, the next three series won’t be as easy. UND gets three top 10 ranked opponents over that span starting with Duluth this weekend at home….

UND Hockey Hitting Their Stride After Statement Wins

North Dakota Finding Their Groove In Conference Play

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota Hockey took care of business over the weekend sweeping the Denver Pioneers by a combined score of 7-2, a series that has given them confidence heading into the rest of the season. “Yeah, that’s huge for us obviously, the only two times you play Denver in the regular season so was huge. You get…

UND Hockey Gets Ready for Conference Play

North Dakota Faces Elite Competition in upcoming NCHC Play

Video Courtesy: Midco Sports Network GRAND FORKS, N.D — Fresh off a loss to number 16 Penn State in the Hall of Fame Game, North Dakota hockey skates into conference play having already faced three top-25 opponents preparing them for an even more competitive NCHC conference slate. “You take the positives and negatives and you see what you can do…

UND Hockey Starts NCHC Play Against Miami (OH)

Fighting Hawks looking to remain perfect at Home

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The Fighting Hawks have found plenty of success through the start of non conference play. Starting off the season with a 5–1–1 record and still undefeated at home. But the team knows things are about to get a lot more difficult as they head into the start of NCHC play beginning this week against Miami Ohio….

UND Hockey Picked Fourth in NCHC Preseason Poll

UND starts season October 5th Against Manitoba

ST. PAUL, Minn.– (UND ATHLETICS) The National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) unveiled its 2019-20 preseason poll today in the lead-up to its annual media day function at the Xcel Center. North Dakota was slated to finish fourth in the prognostications predicted by the league’s media. Two-time defending NCAA national champion Minnesota Duluth topped the polls with Denver and Western Michigan just…

UND Hockey’s All-Time Leading Scorer, Greg Johnson, Dies At 48

His 272 points was a school record

  DETROIT, Mich. — Former University of North Dakota men’s hockey captain and the program’s all–time leading scorer, Greg Johnson, died on Monday. He was 48. The three–time Hobey Baker finalist recorded 272 points in his four seasons at UND. Johnson won a silver medal at the 1994 Winter Olympics, played 12 years in the NHL and served as captain…

UND Hockey Back On the Ice After Semester Break

Fighting Hawks Play USA Under-18 Team Saturday Night

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota Hockey is coming off their week long semester break from the ice. UND is riding some momentum from closing out the first half, finishing their last six games at 4 and 2. The Fighting Hawks return to Ralph Engelstad Arena Saturday night to take on the USA Under–18 team. Coach Brad Berry said the team…

Defending National Champion Minnesota Duluth Puts Up Five Goals in Win Over UND Hockey

Bulldogs beat the Fighting Hawks 5-0

DULUTH, Minn. — (UMD Athletics) Kobe Roth scored twice and Hunter Shepard put the clamps down at the other end of the ice, propelling the University of Minnesota Duluth to a 5-0 National Collegiate Hockey Conference triumph over the University of North Dakota Friday night. A standing room-only AMSOIL Arena crowd of 6,787 saw the host Bulldogs extend their home unbeaten streak to nine games…