December 31, 2012

Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Ranked 5th In USCHO.com Division I Poll

The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team continued to climb in the national rankings after bringing its NCAA leading unbeaten streak to a program record 12 games (11-0-1). Following a pair of wins against No. 12/13 Nebraska-Omaha, Quinnipiac moved to 5th in the USCHO.com Division I poll, as announced on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. 

USCHO.com  Division I Poll Dec. 31, 2012        
  Team (First Place Votes) Record Points Last Poll
1 Minnesota 35 13- 3-3 977 4
2 Boston College 5 12-3-1 922 1
3 Notre Dame 9 14- 4-0 913 3
4 New Hampshire   11-3-2 843 2
5 Quinnipiac   14- 3-2 769 9
6 Miami   12-4-4 730 5
7 North Dakota   10-5-3 720 7
8 Dartmouth 1 8-3-2 661 10
9 Boston University   10-6-0 612 6
10 Western Michigan   11-5-2 513 8
11 Denver   10-6-3 478 14
12 Cornell   7-4-2 425 11
13 Union   9-4-4 375 13
14 Minnesota State   12-6-2 336 18
15 St. Cloud State   12-8-0 291 16
16 Nebraska-Omaha   11-8-1 276 12
17 Yale   7-4-2 213 15
18 Niagara   10-3-4 124 17
19 Robert Morris   9-4-2 120 NR
20 Holy Cross   10-4-2 65 NR
Others receiving votes: Colgate 50, Ferris State 47, Providence 12, Harvard 10, Michigan Tech 5, Massachusetts 4, Massachusetts-Lowell 4, Northern Michigan 4, Colorado College 1.
Active NCAA Division I Coaches  
1 925 Jerry York, Boston College
2 886 Jack Parker, Boston University
3 759 Red Berenson, Michigan
4 610 Don Lucia, Minnesota
5 582 George Gwozdecky, Denver
6 510 Dick Umile, New Hampshire
7 442 Rick Gotkin, Mercyhurst
8 356 Jeff Jackons, Notre Dame
9 351 Rand Pecknold, Quinnipiac
10 339 Mike Shafer, Cornell

Contact: Ken Sweeten (kfsweeten@quinnipiac.edu)