RedHawks Play With Empty Net For 12 Minutes, Score Three Goals, Lose

Down four goals with almost 13 minutes left in Saturday's NCAA hockey regional semifinal, Miami RedHawks coach Enrico Blasi went full Patrick Roy, pulling his goalie in an attempt to pull off a historic comeback against the Providence Friars. It almost worked! » 3/30/15 12:42pm Monday 12:42pm

Minnesota Wins Frozen Four Semifinal With Buzzer-Beating Goal

While this year's NCAA basketball tournament left us mostly in want of buzzer-beaters, the NCAA hockey Frozen Four delivered as Minnesota's Justin Holl scored a shorthanded buzzer-beater past North Dakota goalie Zane Gothberg and delivered the Golden Gophers into the national championship game. » 4/10/14 11:18pm 4/10/14 11:18pm

The Yale Bulldogs Are Your 2013 NCAA Hockey National Champions

Yale over Quinnipiac, in Pittsburgh, 4-0. That's it. Yale wins the championship. I assure you, it's been a long time coming. » 4/13/13 11:18pm 4/13/13 11:18pm

How Quinnipiac Tore Up And Rewrote New Haven's Hockey History

You would expect to find the nation's No. 1 college hockey team here on the northern shore of Long Island Sound. This is true hockey country, even by New England's impossible standards. You would expect to find a team that built a 21-game unbeaten streak from November to February, a team that posted a 17-2-3… » 4/11/13 5:25pm 4/11/13 5:25pm

Hockey's Frozen Four In Tampa: Where America Came To Thaw Out Its…

TAMPA—Sometime around midnight after the Frozen Four final, I found myself a few blocks away from the Tampa Times Forum, jumpstarting a former Ferris State player's car under the distant watchful gaze of a hockey writer who was afraid I was going to be beaten or murdered. » 4/10/12 4:50pm 4/10/12 4:50pm

Boston College Is Your NCAA Hockey Champion, Though This Fan Passed Out…

Boston College dispatched Ferris State 4-1 to win tonight's NCAA Division I hockey championship in Tampa, and we wish the Eagles and their fans a hearty congratulations on their third title in five years. We don't know whether to congratulate or be concerned for this fan, though, who appears to have passed out… » 4/07/12 10:07pm 4/07/12 10:07pm

What Do The Frozen Four And Hepatitis B Have In Common?

This year's Frozen Four has a lot going for it. For the first time ever, it's being held in the South: Tampa, to be exact. And one side of the bracket features two untraditional hockey powers: Ferris State and Union College. Do you even know what state those schools are in? In this week's excerpt from Slate's Hang… » 4/05/12 3:45pm 4/05/12 3:45pm

Cornell Defender Sends Her Team To The Frozen Four On Dazzling Goal In…

Lauriane Rougeau sent Boston University packing, and the season high home crowd of 2,143 Cornell fans into hysterics, when she slipped this one past the goalie to end what amounted to two full games of hockey played. Cornell won the wild game, that featured a three-goal-comeback by each team, 8-7. » 3/11/12 11:30am 3/11/12 11:30am

Everyone In Rochester Is Psyched For The Frozen Four

Yes, even the roadkill. Rochester Institute of Technology's surprise appearance in the NCAA hockey semifinals has Tiger Fever sweeping through campus, and rabies sweeping through the central nervous system of whoever set this up. [via this kid's Facebook] » 4/02/10 1:30pm 4/02/10 1:30pm

Miami Feels The Pain That Will Last A Lifetime

In the annals of gut-wrenching defeats, you're going to have to dig deep to find one tougher than Miami's collapse against Boston in the NCAA hockey final on Sunday. » 4/13/09 11:35am 4/13/09 11:35am

Don't Miss Your Best Chance To Watch College Hockey All Year

Boston takes on Miami in the National Championship at 7:00—but it's on opposite the NCAA Women's Bowling Championship on ESPN2! (Semis online now!) It's like asking to choose the favorite among my childrens! [ESPN; NCAA] » 4/11/09 5:00pm 4/11/09 5:00pm

Your Frozen Four Preview (Settle Down, Everyone)

Did someone say BEMIDJI?! College hockey's national semifinals are tonight and these folks will explain it to you. They make giant beavers out of snow in Bemidji, Minnesota. [Rumors and Rants; Hoover Street Rag; Randball] » 4/09/09 2:15pm 4/09/09 2:15pm

Brother, Can You Spare A Horn Section?

Bemidji State has to borrow George Mason's pep band for the Frozen Four this weekend. They would have brought their own, but they had to save up money for skate rentals. [D.C. Sports Bog] » 4/07/09 10:15am 4/07/09 10:15am

How Do You Solve A Problem Like Bemidji?

No. 4-seed (that's as low as they get) Bemidji State is headed to its first Frozen Four, along with Boston U., Vermont and Miami. (Yes, of Ohio.) I just enjoy saying "Bemidji." [Star-Tribune; NYT] » 3/30/09 1:30pm 3/30/09 1:30pm

The Frozen Four Final Preview, Fool

I can't even begin to preview the Boston College/Wisconsin showdown this evening for the NCAA men's hockey national title. But I can put together a list of fun facts and point you in the direction of some people who can help. And if there's anything you need to know about the NCAA women's hockey tournament, you're… » 4/08/06 8:12pm 4/08/06 8:12pm

Bad News Bears

We hate to get all Jim Calhoun on you today, but this kind of rankles us: why was Maine forced to play the University of Wisconsin at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee in one of college hockey's Frozen Four semifinals? "It's a tough environment to come into," Maine senior captain Greg Moore told the Boston Herald after… » 4/07/06 1:00pm 4/07/06 1:00pm