Colorado Springs Gazette writer Brian Gomez took the Colorado College hockey program to task for its frequent March flame-outs in recent seasons. The in-depth article went through a myriad of possibilities for diminishing returns. Check out the article, its a fun read.
"Of course, CC hasn’t won a national championship since 1957, nor has it taken home the Broadmoor Trophy, awarded to the WCHA Final Five champion, in the 30 years that it has existed. Critics of Owens – there are a lot more than you’d think for a program that’s routinely a national power – were fired up on Internet message boards before CC lost at home this month against Michigan Tech in the first round of the WCHA playoffs. Now, a few fans are demanding CC rescind the long-term contract it gave Owens in December." [Read entire article]