On the eve of Colby's first semifinal appearance, D3hockey.com sat down with one of the biggest stars of this year's postseason to discuss the experience the Mules have had this season. Photo: Colby Athletic Communications
Everyone knows the Green Knights have been really good, but it's not until the numbers that illustrate its achievements are stacked up that the unprecedented levels of many of their successes can begin to be comprehended.
A new head coach and a new-look roster posed some challenges for UW-Stevens Point this season, but the end result is a familiar one as the Pointers land back in Lake Placid for their 4th Frozen Four in five years.
Friday's first semifinal features a recent Frozen Four staple up against a Lake Placid newcomer in a contest many are expecting to be a wide open affair with plenty of scoring. Photos: Salve Regina Athletics/d3photography.com
St. Norbert has its sights set on its fifth national championship and first since 2014 while Colby looks to continue its Cinderella run in the first ever match-up between clubs with very similar styles. Photos: d3photography.com/Eric Gulseth
St. Norbert, Augsburg, SUNY Geneseo and Colby line up on one side as in one quarterfinal a couple of familiar foes meet again, while in the other a recent tournament staple hosts a surprise face. Photo: Steve Frommell for d3photography.com
It's a bit of the old and a bit of the new in Friday's second semifinal as Norwich is back for yet another Frozen Four while Hamline will be making its first appearance in the season's final weekend.
Longtime ECAC West rivals, the Cardinals and Soaring Eagles might not be in the same league anymore, but the rivalry resumes this Friday -- and this time it's on the biggest stage of all. Photo: d3photography.com/Elmira Athletics
All four spots in women's championship weekend are up for grabs tonight. While that's exciting enough, new faces and a sense of competitive depth may make this set of quarterfinals the best yet. Ray Biggs explains. Photo: Ryan Coleman, d3photography.com
Miss the end of the longest women's NCAA tournament game of all-time? Watch it right here as freshman forward Emma Peterson scores at 1:02 of overtime three to lift UW-Eau Claire to a 3-2 first round win over Gustavus Adolphus.
Oswego, Trinity and Utica out, but Marian in? The UW-Eau Claire women get in over UW-River Falls while Hamline is a higher seed but has to play on the road? Monday's selections brought plenty of questions as usual -- and we again think all of them have good answers... Photo: Oswego State Athletics
We all now know as much as we're going to prior to Monday mornings selection show. With that it's time for our final run at 2018 Men's Bracketology. Fittingly, a nasty final Pool C comparison awaits.... Photo: Matthew Webb
Champions have been crowned in the CCC, MASCAC, MIAC, NCHA, NEHC and SUNYAC, and all are NCAA tournament bound. Elsewhere, titles were also won in the UCHC and WIAC, and Sunday's NESCAC championship game match-up is now set.
This week's West Region rankings brought a significant change and it's one that affects our analysis. But how? Find out that, along with who's in, who's out and where they all land in our second-to-last edition of Women's Bracketology... Photo: Conn College Athletics
The third set of Men's NCAA Regional Rankings are out which means our second-to-last edition of 2018 Men's Bracketology is as well. Will last weekend's upsets drastically alter the make-up or alignment of this week's bracket? Take a read and find out... Photo: Matthew Webb
Four conference tournament top seeds have now gone down as UMass Dartmouth upended Plymouth State in a MASCAC semifinal. The Corsairs will face Fitchburg State, which was a winner over Salem State, for the MASCAC title . Photo: UMass Dartmouth Athletics
Championship weekend match-ups are set in all leagues and will feature just two teams, Oswego State and Bowdoin, that found a way to win on the road on Saturday. So who plays where and when? Our playoff tracker has you covered. Photo: Oswego State Athletics
Elmira and Adrian remain locked at the hip and we've got a knock down, drag out for the final Pool C spot. But...does any of it change the look of this week's projected bracket? Take a read and find out.... Photo: Elmira Athletics
The league's top two seeds, UW-Stevens Point and UW-Eau Claire, both took care of business on Friday as both scored opening game wins in their respective league semifinal series... Photo: Ryan Coleman for d3photography.com
Friday's slate featured just five contests, all opening round affairs in the NCHA and WIAC. Four clubs emerged as winners in game one of their series, while another ended in a tie. Photo: Steve Frommell for d3photography.com
The second set of Men's NCAA Regional Rankings are out which means the second edition of Men's Bracketology is as well. Will this week's bracket look much different from the last? It's possible... Photo: Matthew Webb
Potsdam had something to say about Oswego's unbeaten conference record, the UCHC men have their top two seeds, and a whole lot more went down on the last friday of the regular slate.
Photo: Ryan Coleman, d3photography.com
The postseason is underway in the West Region as five first-to-three point series kicked off on Friday night. Now, five teams are up 1-0 and one step closer to the NCHA and WIAC semifinals... Photo: Ryan Coleman for d3photography.com
Gustavus Adolphus checked in as the top-ranked team in the West despite sitting in 3rd in the MIAC. Will this affect the Gusties' fate? Find out that and everything else in the debut edition of Women's Bracketology. Photo: Ryan Coleman for d3photography.com