Latest men's hockey news releases

  • NCAA to allow use of Pairwise for tournament selections
    September 21, 2018
    The NCAA Championships committee has moved to allow the NCAA men's and women's Division III Ice Hockey committees to use the Pairwise for selection as part of a two year pilot program for 2018-19 and 2019-20
  • UCHC adds Minigame to Men's Tournament Format
    August 29, 2018
    The UCHC has decided to take aim at remedying a strength of schedule sag among its top men's teams, and add greater excitement to the postseason by implementing the Minigame for the semifinals and finals of its 2019 men's championship.
  • Johnson to Lead MSOE
    July 31, 2018
    The MSOE Raiders have announced their replacement for Mark Ostapina. Graham Johnson will be the man to lead the Raiders into the 18-19 season.
  • Lawrence's King, Frank ink pro hockey deals with French teams
    July 31, 2018
    Lawrence's Lane King and Austin Frank have signed pro contracts to play in France's Division 1
  • Norwich hires Ellsworth as head coach
    July 18, 2018
    Norwich University will turn to UMass Lowell assistant Cam Ellsworth as the successor to longtime head men's coach Mike McShane.
  • Trevor Fleurent inks pro contract with Maine Mariners
    June 27, 2018
    PORTLAND, Maine -- Former University of New England men's ice hockey player Trevor Fleurent is returning to his home state to continue playing professionally with the newest organization in the ECHL, the Maine Mariners, as it was revealed Wednesday morning (June 27).
  • Colby's MacDonald signs pro contract with ECHL team
    June 26, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Cam MacDonald (Westford, Mass.), fresh off leading the Colby College men's hockey team to a league title and a trip to the NCAA Frozen Four, has signed a contract with the East Coast Hockey League's South Carolina Stringrays.
  • McShane's storied coaching career comes to an end
    June 15, 2018
    After 37 as a NCAA head coach, the past 23 of which came at Norwich, Mike McShane announced his retirement at a press conference on Friday morning. Photo:
  • Colby names Walsh assistant men's hockey coach
    June 04, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine – Tyler Walsh, a head coach at North Yarmouth Academy and an assistant coach with the USA Hockey National Team Development Program, is the new assistant coach for the Colby College men’s hockey team.
  • Madsen named new men's coach at St. Scholastica
    May 30, 2018
    Former Division I player, assistant coach, and NAHL head coach Tim Madsen has been tapped as the new bench boss for the Saints.
  • MSOE’s Ostapina Announces Retirement
    May 21, 2018
    Head Coach Mark Ostapina has announced his retirement after 17 seasons coaching the MSOE hockey team and 23 years as a collegiate head coach. Photo: Ryan Coleman,
  • Plattsburgh's Jensen Suiting Up At Worlds For Fourth Time
    May 15, 2018
    Former Plattsburgh State player Nick Jensen has been making quite a habit of appearing on the world stage, as he is currently in his fourth IIHF World Championship with Denmark. Photo: Plattsburgh Athletics
  • Elmira's Pretorius Garners Best Goalie Award at 2018 IIHF Division III World Championships
    May 04, 2018
    ELMIRA, N.Y. -- The 2018 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Division III World Championships came to a close nearly two weeks ago and at the conclusion of the event, one member of the Elmira College men's ice hockey team took home one of the tournament's most coveted awards.
  • Albertus Magnus Announces Men's Program
    April 19, 2018
    The number of men's programs nationally is again set to increase by one, as Albertus Magnus announced the creation of a men's hockey program earlier this month. Photo: Albertus Magnus Athletics
  • Northland announces move to WIAC
    April 05, 2018
    The offseason is here and teams are again on the move as the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has announced the Northland men's and women's programs will be joining the league beginning with the 2019-20 season.
  • Bulldogs in the Pros: Three Seniors From 2018 Class Finishing Season in the ECHL
    April 04, 2018
    ADRIAN, Mich.--The Norfolk, Va.-based Admirals of the ECHL added a pair of players on Wednesday, signing forward Taylor McCloy and goaltender Dillon Kelley. Both players join the Admirals after finishing their college careers at Adrian College, joining forward Mathew Thompson (Indy Fuel, ECHL) as Bulldog hockey players from the 2018 senior class to play professionally this spring.
  • Wick out at Scholastica
    March 29, 2018
    The offseason Coaching Carousel goes in motion rather loudly, as St. Scholastica has parted ways with 14 year head men's coach Mark Wick.
  • Cuthrell earns New England All-Star honors
    March 29, 2018
    Nichols College men's ice hockey senior captain Scott Cuthrell has been named to the 2017-18 New England Hockey Writers Division II/III All-Star Team.
  • 2018 Frozen Four Notebook
    March 28, 2018
    There's a lot more to Frozen Four Weekend than three hockey games and a National Championship Trophy.... Find out about everything you wanted to know about this weekend but were afraid to ask! Photo: Mike Warren,
  • Men's Top 15: End of Season
    March 27, 2018
    National champion St. Norbert sweeps the first-place votes to finish the year on top. Salve Regina and UW-Stevens Point follow, while Colby's run launched the Mules from unranked all the way up to sixth. Photo: Eric Gulseth