Tickets for the opening round of the 2016-17 Western Collegiate Hockey Association Playoffs, March 3, 4 and 5, are on sale now. The top-seeded Beavers will host the eighth seed, Northern Michigan University.
Minnesota State University, Mankato took advantage of four second-period penalties to swing momentum and score a pair of goals Saturday in a 2-1 victory over Bemidji State University.
Locked in a 1-1 tie midway through the third period, Bemidji State University junior forward Gerry Fitzgerald fired a power-play goal to give the Bemidji State University men's hockey team the lead and solidify its 20th win for the first time since the 2009-10 season.
Fresh off clinching the MacNaughon Cup and its first WCHA regular-season title, the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team (19-12-3; 19-5-2-2- WCHA) returns to the Sanford Center to host Minnesota State University, Mankato (18-10-4; 14-8-4-2 WCHA) to wrap up the regular-season slate this weekend.
Bemidji State head coach Tom Serratore and senior captain Charlie O'Connor previewed the Beavers' upcoming WCHA series versus Minnesota State. The weekend is not only the regular-season finale, it will also serve as Senior Weekend as BSU honors seven players graduating from the program.
Bemidji State University forward Brendan Harms is one of 10 NCAA Division I student-athletes named as a candidate for the 2016-17 Senior CLASS Award in collegiate hockey. Now on the final ballot, fans have a say in whether Harms gets the award or not.
Bemidji State will induct Lora (Weiers) Angileno, John Backes, Bob Eckert and Malachy McCarthy into its Athletic Hall of Fame Saturday as part of the university’s Alumni B-Club/Athletic Hall of Fame Weekend. In addition, Charlie Scanlon will receive the Alumni Coaching Achievement Award, Donna Palivec will be inducted into the BSU Coaches Hall of Fame and Cindy Holter and Willie Stittsworth will be recognized with the 2017 John S. Glas Honorary Letter Award.
Bemidji State University defenseman Zach Whitecloud has been selected as the Western Collegiate Hockey Association Rookie of the Week for his role in Beavers’ road series split and 2016-17 WCHA regular season clinching win at the University of Alabama-Huntsville, Feb. 10-11.
Trailing 2-1 after 20 minutes of play, the University of Alabama-Huntsville men’s hockey team scored four unanswered goals to earn a 5-2 Western Collegiate Hockey Association victory over the Bemidji State University Saturday afternoon.
Bemidji State University and Beaver Hockey invite fans from all over Beaver Territory to join them in celebration of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association regular-season championship and possession of the coveted MacNaughton Cup from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Monday at the Double Tree and Green Mill of Bemidji.