Third-ranked North Dakota travels to Denver for a showdown with the top-ranked Pioneers on Friday and Saturday at Magness Arena.
For the third time in the past five weeks, University of North Dakota freshman forward Grant Mismash has been named the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) Rookie of the Week.
This week's NCHC series between North Dakota and Denver will be a showdown of two of the nation's top three teams, according to the latest national polls released on Monday.
North Dakota and Miami battled to a 3-3 overtime tie and Christian Wolanin scored in the shootout to secure an extra point in the NCHC standings for the Fighting Hawks on Saturday night.
Junior forward Nick Jones scored a pair of second-period goals to propel No. 2 North Dakota to a 4-1 NCHC win over Miami on Friday night.
North Dakota returns from a two-week road swing to host Miami University in National Collegiate Hockey Conference action.
Freshman goaltender Peter Thome has been recognized by the NCHC for his impressive collegiate debut last weekend at Wisconsin, earning NCHC Goaltender of the Week honors.
After having lost just twice in its first 10 games, the University of North Dakota hockey team has climbed inside the top five of both national polls that were released on Monday.
Shane Gersich scored the game-tying goal with 5:12 left in regulation, giving North Dakota a 2-2 overtime tie and unbeaten weekend at Wisconsin.
Freshman Peter Thome made 36 saves in his first collegiate start to key a 3-2 North Dakota win over host Wisconsin on Friday night.
North Dakota hockey fans attending this weekend's series at Wisconsin can prep for Friday's game with a pair of fan events in Madison.
UND hockey coach Brad Berry, women's basketball coach Travis Brewster and football coach Bubba Schweigert will join the North Dakota Coaches Show live from the Ground Round tonight.