Beaver Men Release 2016-17 Schedule

After Tuesday’s big announcement about the new playoff format, the WCHA today released its entire composite schedule for 2016-17. And Bemidji State has a similarly-challenging schedule on the docket this time around. Things get started Oct. 7-8 when Bowling Green comes to the Sanford Center. The full schedule is already on BSU’s website. And here’s the…
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Quick Update: R.I.P. FINAL FIVE, Plus Some Links

Hola. So, as you might have heard, the WCHA is set to make a “major business announcement” at 1:05 p.m. today. The email announcing the announcement was super-vauge and didn’t give any information tipping its hand, but some have reported that it will be in relation to a new WCHA playoff structure. (If this new playoff structure…
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Hokey skate , puck , and stick

Beavers Add Another Recruit (with An Inspiring Story)

Another player has been added to the Beavers’ already-growing incoming recruiting class. Proud to announce that I have committed to play hockey at Bemidji State University. Thanks to everyone for the support! #Beavers — Adam Brady (@adambrady10) May 11, 2016 Brady a 20-year-old from Delhi, Ontario, has had a harder road to college hockey than most.…
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Beavs Sign Five Recruits For 2016-17, Plus A Directory Of Future Commits

The Bemidji State men’s hockey team will once again have a large freshman class next season. After signing two recruits (Tommy Muck and Ethan Somoza) the early signing period in November, the Beavers announced Wednesday that five more players have inked National Letters of Intent. That brings BSU’s incoming class to seven — which is the same…
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Note Dame To B1G. More Realignment Coming?

You’ve undoubtedly heard by now: Notre Dame is leaving Hockey East for the Big Ten (in hockey only, in 2017-18). As most things do in the college hockey community, this announcement made the Internet go crazy for about 12 hours last night. It’s a move that makes perfect sense, competitively, geographically and financially, for two of…
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Brendan Harms takes a shot on Bowling Green goalie Chris Nell on Sunday. (Todd  Pavlack | BGSUHockey.com)

Season Ends With Game 3 Loss At Bowling Green

Didn’t get a chance to blog about this earlier, but: The Beavers’ season ended on Sunday night with a 3-1 loss at Bowling Green. (FWIW, I still think the Beavers got a little hosed on those two video reviews that both went against them in that game, but in all it was a pretty fun series…
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Weekend Recap: Beavers Take Second In North Star Cup

A little late with this, but by now you probably know that the Beavers beat Minnesota on Saturday before falling to St. Cloud State in Sunday’s North Star College Cup final. I’ll spare you the recap since it’s old news by now, but it was a fun weekend of hockey at the X — every…
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PREGAME WARMUP: ‘Dogs Are In The House

Ferris State is in the house this weekend, as the Beavers and Bulldogs begin a two-game WCHA series. Here’s your abbreviated primer on the Bulldogs: They’re 10-9-5 overall and 8-7-3 in the league. They have yet to sweep anyone and have yet to be swept this season; likewise, their longest winning or losing streak is…
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