The Tri-Cities Americans (WHL) signed 15 year-old goaltending phenom Eric Comrie to a professional contract last week, effectively ending his NCAA eligibility. He most likely would of come to DU if he had gone the college route.
A North Chokota fan punched a hole in the Xcel Center in St. Paul during the Frozen Four, while others flipped off Michigan players after goals were scored against the Fighting Sioux. In a related story, the UND Board of Regents unveiled the school's new logo that captures the spirit of the hockey program, while honoring the proud history of the previous Native American logo.
Denver Post columnist Ed Quillen suggests in an editorial about Metro State's proposed name change to Denver State University, that the administrators are "piggybacking on DU's reputation." Will DU's administration ever say anything publicly about this issue?
----------Fresh off upsetting #4 ranked Duke last weekend, the DU lacrosse team will play at the Bronco's Invesco Field this weekend against Ohio State. Tickets are just $10 and can be purchased via TicketMaster.com or for $12 on the day of the game at Invesco Field.