North Dakota Moves Into First Place Tie With DU

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The University of North Dakota is now tied for first place in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association.

The Sioux rallied from down a goal in the final seven minutes to pull out a 4-3 victory against Minnesota State-Mankato in a sold-out Ralph Engelstad Arena.

Jason Gregoire scored the game-winner with 2:52 to go, lifting the Sioux into a tie with Denver at the top of the league standings with 29 points. North Dakota has played on less WCHA game than DU.
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du78 said...

That dam Traitoire ;-)

dggoddard said...

5 teams within 4 points of each other. 7 teams within 6 points.

Anonymous said...

Since UND has played less games wouldn't that mean they have a higher winning percentage and make them 1st place by themselves? I realize both teams have the same amount of points. Go DU!

dggoddard said...

Hockey standings have always been posted by points, probably because of ties being worth 1 point.

USCHO allows you to view points or winning percentage in their standings.