Ben Holden and Dave Starman will have the calls on both NCHC games today. Reminder: Omaha vs. Minn. Duluth at 3:35; SCSU vs. Western Michigan 7:35 p.m. Midco Sports Network and https://t.co/fPAbe0ZsGL.
Story on Jake Sanderson's unique path to UND and why both Jake and his 17-year NHL veteran father, Geoff, felt comfortable with his decision to play college hockey in Grand Forks: https://t.co/aETGYTtTnA
It's past midnight in Omaha, so it's officially NCHC game day (Omaha vs. Minn. Duluth at 3:35; WMU vs. SCSU at 7:35). As of right now, after four rounds of COVID-19 testing in the last week, all things appear to be a full go at the Pod.
Early thoughts on USA's camp roster... Forward group is deep. Defense a little less inspiring, but I'd expect MASSIVE minutes from Jake Sanderson (OTT) in particular, and Cam York (PHI) as well. Spencer Knight (FLA) is the X factor.
Fresh off a career game against Marquette yesterday, Team Captain @MikaylaReinke shows us a day in the life of being a committed student-athlete and a nursing major at the University of North Dakota. #UNDproudhttps://t.co/0JlAgpLYBC
Matt Kiersted was passed over three times in the NHL Draft. Now he's become one of college hockey's top defensemen and will be a coveted free agent at the end of the season. Story: https://t.co/dESPhDsgZY
NCAA teams have been increasingly relying on one goalie, but that won't be possible in the Pod. On Adam Scheel and Peter Thome's battle for the No. 1 job and why the goalie duo could be big for UND to start the season (+ chart on NCHC goalie experience): https://t.co/LT4v8m5xtN
Jake Sanderson planned to play junior hockey this season... until his old NTDP coach Seth Appert convinced him to take a path to UND that only Jonathan Toews, Joe Finley and Dillon Simpson have traveled in the last 20 years. Story: https://t.co/aETGYTtTnA