Tag: denver pioneers
With the sweep over last year's national championship runners-up, Denver keeps pace in the highly competitive NCHC.
The No. 1 University of Denver Pioneers used three power-play goals to defeat the No. 3 University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks.
North Dakota carried their momentum from a two-goal second period with another tally less than five minutes into the third period.
Buffs handle Pioneers, 89-62, as decade-long series hiatus ends.
Adam Plant scored twice in the second period to set the tone in a 5-1 victory over St. Cloud State.
The University of Denver men's hockey team opened their important two-game home series with a win over the Huskies.
Pioneers head coach Rodney Billups discussed non-conference opponents Colorado, Florida Gulf Coast, Wyoming, San Jose State and Stanford, noting, "We're trying to play the best to [become] the best... We'll be ready."
Henrik Borgström extended his point streak to seven games and Troy Terry extended his point streak to five games in the loss.
Denver finished 0/9 on the power play and 2/3 on the penalty kill.