DenverPioneers.com has a complete wrap-up and videos of the first day of the Pro Camp held in Joy Burns Arena. After the pros completed the drills they were joined on the ice by several current Pioneer players. The performances of Drew Shore, Nick Shore and Adam Murray caught the attention of the former DU stars.
The Hockey News' 2011-12 Yearbook recently rated the Top 10 prospects of every NHL team. Of the 78 players with current, former or future college ties, DU had the most number of players listed with 10. Tied for second were the Minnesota Gophers and Boston College with seven apiece.
The University of Colorado's starting punter this Fall was offered a opportunity to walk-on DU's basketball team, but choose to go to CU instead. Keep an eye on Darragh O'Neill, he sounds like a heck of an athlete.
The University of Denver's men's basketball team was bolstered with the announcement that forward Rob Lewis has been granted an extra year of eligibility because of a back injury last season. Lewis is in a master's degree program at DU.