Contact Us

Husky Hockey 8th In Latest Poll, 10th In PairWise Ranking

SCSU Athletics

The SCSU men’s hockey team moved down a spot this week in the latest USCHO.com poll.

The Huskies (20-13-1) are still ranked eighth in the country after splitting their home finale series with the WCHA’s tenth place team in Michigan Tech.

The Huskies won convincingly 5-3 on Friday night but came out a bit flat in Saturday’s senior day. SCSU found themselves trailing Tech 3-0 after less than five minutes of play on their way to a 5-1 defeat.

The split has SCSU’s PairWise Ranking at USCHO.com at 10th, tied with Western Michigan. The PWR is “a system which attempts to mimic the method used by the NCAA Selection Committee to determine participants for the NCAA Division I men’s hockey tournament,” according to the website. The top 16 teams make the tournament with a few exceptions including unlikely conference winners who receive automatic bids or teams upset in conference tournaments.

The Huskies play at surging Wisconsin, who are 15-4-5 in their last 24 games, this weekend in the season finale. SCSU has a two point lead over Minnesota (at Bemidji State) and North Dakota (at Minnesota State) for the McNaughton Cup, awarded to the regular season champion of the WCHA.

More from 1390 the Fan

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1390thefan.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 1390 THE FAN quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on 1390 THE FAN quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!