GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- As if there hadn't been enough tests of UMD's resolve this season, here come two disallowed goals, including a literal buzzer-beater, in the first period. UMD sports information poobah Bob Nygaard couldn't think of the
1 hour ago / The Ciskie Blog
TONIGHT’S VIEWING: CBS Sports Network. No webcast. Lineup notes: UND has Wolanin back in the lineup, Casey Johnson out. The Bulldogs mixed up their lines a bit. Full lines and live chat are below. UND’s lines 19 Shane Gersich–17 Ty
9 hours ago / University of North Dakota Hockey
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- As much as UMD fans don't like North Dakota, and as much as anyone can understand the myriad of reasons why this might be the case, this is still a building every UMD fan should take the time to see at least one.
9 hours ago / The Ciskie Blog
In late October 2016, the Bulldogs (3-1-2 at the time and ranked #2 in the country) and the Fighting Hawks (5-0-0; then #1) squared off in Duluth. UMD hadn’t won a series against North Dakota since November 2008, but used timely special t
14 hours ago / Sioux Sports Talk
This is a situation that just doesn’t happen very often for UND. It is getting another shot against a team it got swept by earlier in the season. For starters, UND hasn’t been swept much in recent years, but here’s the breakdown. 2015
24 hours ago / University of North Dakota Hockey
I sit here, on the eve of destruction, watching the news and feeling my heart sink lower and lower as I ponder weak and weary over the frightful reality of what is about to begin tomorrow. I hope that sometimes soon I can feel as good as I
1 day ago / Runnin' With the Dogs
For the UMD Bulldogs, Oct. 28-29 is going to be a highlight of the season, no matter how the season turns out.
More notably at the moment, you can bet North Dakota hasn't forgotten.
"We didn't play that great that series in Duluth," Nor
2 days ago / The Ciskie Blog
As the Senators’ road trip continues in Columbus tonight, here’s a little prospect porn to get you through the work day.
ESPN Insider’s Corey Pronman published his midseason rankings of the ‘Top 50 drafted NHL prospects’. (Note: L
2 days ago / Goon's World
The first hint of Brock Boeser’s wrist injury came in the series at Duluth in November. A couple of times, he had looks to the net, but it took him an extra second to get his shot off and it got blocked. That was a common theme for the re
2 days ago / University of North Dakota Hockey
OTTAWA, ON – FEBRUARY 6: Curtis Lazar #27 of the Ottawa Senators acknowledges the fans as he steps on the ice after being named first star of the game following an NHL game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at Canadian Tire Centre on Februa
3 days ago / Goon's World
Everything came up roses in the early going for UMD Saturday against St. Cloud State. The Bulldogs weren't overwhelmingly good, but instead pounced on opportunities and took a 3-0 lead on the Huskies when Dan Molenaar scored early in the se
5 days ago / The Ciskie Blog
After Friday night, it appeared that we could be headed for a wild weekend in the NCHC. As it turns out, it wasn’t. With three series splits, almost nobody made up ground in the standings. The one exception was Omaha, which looked really
5 days ago / University of North Dakota Hockey
After a frustrating Friday, UMD tried again in the rematch against SCSU.
Quick blog, truncated prep time because of the UMD women's game (a 5-3 win over Minnesota to sweep the Gophers!). But as you can see, a few changes for UMD. Jade Mill
6 days ago / The Ciskie Blog
TONIGHT’S VIEWING: Midco Sports Network, Fox College Sports Pacific, DirecTV 608-1, Dish Network 446, NCHC.tv. Lineup notes: Simonson and Wolanin are out for UND. Smith and Peski are in. Only change for Miami is Alger for Greenberg. Live
6 days ago / University of North Dakota Hockey
For each of the last three or four years, UND sports info director Jayson Hajdu has been updating his game notes with UND’s incredible unbeaten streak when leading after two periods. We always speculated when that run would eventually end
7 days ago / University of North Dakota Hockey
Apologies for the late blog. Had a difficult conversation for breakfast in order to assure you an ELITE blog as a means of making up for my tardiness.
We talked during the week about UMD's lack of intensity and/or emotion in last week's se
7 days ago / The Ciskie Blog
TONIGHT’S VIEWING: Midco Sports Network, NCHC.tv. Audio on UNDsports.com and 96.1 The Fox. Lineup notes: No changes for UND. Miami lists its best line as its fourth line. Full lines and live chat are below (live chat will soon appear).
January 13th / University of North Dakota Hockey
Should be a fun series this weekend between two teams that can't be thrilled with last week's events. UMD, of course, settled for two out of six points against Colorado College at home, while St. Cloud State got zero of six at Miami. In tha
January 13th / The Ciskie Blog
Over the first three seasons of the NCHC, Miami has averaged a 5th-place finish (8th, 2nd, 5th), with a combined league record of 29-39-4-4 (.440).
This season is looking like more of the same for the RedHawks. Through ten games, Enrico Bla
January 13th / Sioux Sports Talk
Undoubtedly, last weekend was not what UMD was looking for.
"I don't want to sit here and talk about everything we did wrong," head coach Scott Sandelin said this week. "I want to give CC credit."
Sandelin did that, noting their left wing
January 13th / The Ciskie Blog