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The University of North Dakota Fighting Sioux travel to Anchorage Alaska to play the UAA Seawolves, game times, 7:07 PM Alaska Time Friday and 7:07 PM Alaska Time Saturday.
Television: The games against UAA will be on Midcontinent this weekend: channel 323 in North Dakota and South Dakota, channel 413 in International Falls and Fairmont, Minn. Midcontinent will be picking up the broadcast from GCI Cable Television in Anchorage. Game time for both games is 10 p.m. Central on Friday and Saturday.
Radio: The games can be heard at 96.1 the Fox.Internet: Webcast from GCI. [Click to view]
Records and Rankings:
UND – 6-7-1 overall, 4-6-0 WCHA; received votes in both national polls. The Fighting Sioux swept the fifth ranked Colorado College in Grand Forks, ND last weekend 7-6 win, 4-3 win.
UAA – 5-7-2 overall, 2-7-1 WCHA; unranked in both national polls, the Seawolves took three points from the Minnesota State Mankato Mavericks last weekend 5-4 win and 5-5 tie.
The Fighting Sioux lead the all-time series with UAA Seawolves 42-17-4 (.698) 27-3-3 at home and are 15-14-1 in Anchorage. The Fighting Sioux have only lost just twice in the last 13 meetings against the UAA Seawolves 9-2-2. In the last 10 games, UND leads, 7-2-1.
Players to Watch:
For the Fighting Sioux: forwards Danny Kristo 7g-10a—17pts and Corbin Knight 6g-11a—17pts and Brock Nelson 10g-7a—17pts are tied for the team lead in scoring. Goaltender Aaron Dell .887 save percentage and a 3.27 goals against average.
For the Seawolves: forwards Mickey Spencer 7g-2—9pts, Brett Cameron 2g-5a—7pts, Daniel Naslund 2g-5a—7pts. Goaltender(s) Chris Kamal .890 save percentage and a 3.10 goals against average, Rob Gunderson .884 save percentage and a 3.28 goals against average.
1 – The number of gamess the Seawolves and Fighting Sioux have won on the road this season.
2 – The UAA Seawolves are ranked second in Penalty Minutes
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5 – The number of wins the Seawolves have so far this season.
6 – The Fighting Sioux & the Seawolves are ranked 6th on the power play (20.8).
7 – The number of losses that the Sioux have so far this season.
7 – The Fighting Sioux are ranked seventh in team defense (3.21).
8 – The number of losses that the Seawolves have for far this season.
9 – The Fighting Sioux are ranked ninth in the WCHA in scoring (2.86).
10 – Fighting Sioux forward Brock Nelson has 10 goals so far this season.
10 – Fighting Sioux forward Danny Kristo has 10 assists so far this season.
10 – The Seawolves are ranked 10th on the Penalty Kill
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11 – The Fighting Sioux have scored 11 goals in the third period this season.
11 – The Seawolves are ranked 11th in scoring
<span style="font-family: Georgia; mso-bidi-font-family: "Courier New";">Offense (2.43).
<span style="font-family: Georgia; mso-bidi-font-family: "Courier New";">11 – The Seawolves are ranked 11th
in Scoring Defense 11th (3.36)
11 – The Fighting Sioux are ranked 11th in Penalty Minutes (11.8).
Other games in the WCHA: Minnesota State at Minnesota, Bemidji at Saint Cloud, Nebraska Omaha at University of Alabama Huntsville, Duluth at Michigan Tech, Denver at Colorado College (Friday only). Wisconsin is Idle.
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