Already picked atop both national polls in the early stages of the NCAA hockey season, the University of North Dakota was the overwhelming favorite to defend its National Collegiate Hockey Conference title in the league’s preseason poll, released Monday. UND was a near-unanimous selection, garnering 27 first-place votes of the 28 ballots cast.
The North Dakota State women’s basketball team has released the 2020-21 non-conference schedule, including three games against Power Five schools. It marks the first time since 2011-12 that the Bison will face three Power Five schools in the same season.
After thorough discussion and thoughtful planning over the past few months, the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) has finalized its plans for the 2020-21 season. The 26-game conference schedule and two-part format, which includes utilizing a centralized location (“Pod”) for all NCHC games to start the season, was unanimously approved by the NCHC’s Board of Directors on Thursday, Oct. 15.
The University of North Dakota will be the host school for the 2026 NCAA Frozen Four in Las Vegas, Nev., (T-Mobile Arena) and the 2023 and 2025 NCAA Regionals at SCHEELS Arena (Fargo, N.D.), announced Wednesday by the NCAA.
Tennessee was told players could not gather together for any in-person activities either at the club’s facility or elsewhere a day before several Titans worked out at a private school, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Thursday.
Tennessee will not be returning to the team’s facility Wednesday after two more players tested positive in the NFL’s first COVID-19 outbreak, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press.