Ice Hockey

Quicklinks

Denver Ranks No. 5 in Weekly Polls

Jan. 8, 2018

DENVER -

The University of Denver Pioneers (12–6-4, NCHC 6-4-2-1) secured the No. 5 spot in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine and USCHO.com Polls, as released by USA Hockey and USCHO.com on Monday, Jan. 8.

Denver received 360 points in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine poll conducted in conjunction with the American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA) with input from coaches and members of the media from each of the six (6) Division I college hockey conferences as well as officers of the AHCA and USA Hockey. The Pioneers have been ranked in the Top 5 of the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine poll for 14 consecutive weeks.

Five (5) NCHC schools including Denver were ranked in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine poll with St. Cloud State University (13-3-3, 7-2-1-0) at No. 2 (462 points), the University of North Dakota (11-6-5, 6-4-2-2) at No. 8 (290 points), Western Michigan University (11-8-1, 6-4-0-0) at No. 12 (141 points) and the University of Minnesota Duluth (9-9-3, 3–7-0-0) at No. 15 (19 points). The University of Nebraska Omaha (10-9-1, 3–7-0-0) also  received votes. The full USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine poll is available here.

Denver received 773 points in the USCHO.com weekly poll from a group of 50 Division I college coaches and members of the media. The Pioneers have been ranked in the Top 5 of the USCHO.com poll for 13 consecutive weeks.


 

 

Seven (7) NCHC schools including Denver were ranked in the USCHO.com poll with St. Cloud State University at No. 2 (932 points), the University of North Dakota at No. 7 (690 points), Western Michigan University at No. 12 (440 points) the University of Minnesota Duluth at No. 15 (228 points), the University of Nebraska Omaha at No. 17 (187 points) and Miami University (9–9-2, 4-5-1-0) tied for No. 20 (78 points). Colorado College (9-8-3, 3-5-2-1) also received votes. The full USCHO.com poll can be viewed here.

ALUMNI GIVING CHALLENGE

The University of Denver is holding an alumni giving challenge for the 2017-2018 season in an effort to increase student-athlete alumni participation in the Denver Athletics Annual Fund. The sport with the highest percentage of alumni

participation will receive an additional $10,000 of support through the generosity of an anonymous donor. Alumni can make a gift onlineby calling 303-871-2388 during normal business hours or by sending a check to:

Athletics Development Office

Attn: Kaley Rickert

2201 E. Asbury Avenue 

Denver, CO 80208

DENVER ATHLETICS TICKETS: 

Single-game tickets, season tickets and hockey four packs are on sale now. Click Here for more information or call 303-871-4625. 

PIONEER MOVEMENT: 

Interested in making a donation to the hockey program? Click Here. Your contribution will make a direct impact on the success of YOUR Pioneers. Thank you for your unwavering support of our student-athletes and their quest for excellence. 

- JOIN THE DENVER PIONEER NATION -

Visit DenverPioneers.com for complete coverage of all 17 of DU's NCAA Division I sports.

Like Denver Pioneers and Denver Hockey on Facebook

Follow @DU_Pioneers and @DU_Hockey on Twitter

Follow 
@DenverPioneers and @DU_Hockey on Instagram

Top Stories

M. Ice Hockey / 1/23/2018 Jaillet Named NCAA 2nd Star of the Week
M. Ice Hockey / 1/22/2018 Jaillet, Mitchell Earn NCHC Weekly Honors
M. Ice Hockey / 1/22/2018 Denver Ranks No. 5/4 in Weekly Polls
M. Ice Hockey / 1/20/2018 Denver Blanks Mavericks, 4-0
M. Ice Hockey / 1/19/2018 Pioneers Roll Mavericks, 5-0
M. Ice Hockey / 01/15/2018 Denver Ranks No. 5 in Weekly Polls
M. Ice Hockey / 01/08/2018 Gambrell, Hillman Earn NCHC Weekly Honors
M. Ice Hockey / 01/08/2018 Denver Ranks No. 5 in Weekly Polls
M. Ice Hockey / 01/03/2018 Denver Mourns the Loss of Jim Wiste
M. Ice Hockey / 01/06/2018 Denver Tops Miami, 4-1
M. Ice Hockey / 01/05/2018 Denver Falls to Miami, 4-3

#DU1NATION

Twitter

  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago

Instagram

Facebook