Getting ejected in his final game and watching Providence score the game-winning goal during his major penalty was crushing for everyone involved.
The 2015 NCAA hockey tournament got underway on this weekend and Sunday night will decide the finals teams that will make a trip to the 2015 Frozen Four in Boston, Massachusetts in April.
The No. 2 seeded Denver Pioneers take on the No. 4 Providence College Friars at 5:00 p.m. eastern in the East Regional finals. The Friars look to become the second Hockey East team to earn...
DENVER PIONEERS BEAT BOSTON COLLEGE 5-2 IN EAST REGIONAL SEMIFINAL. Game story is here.
The Rochester Institute of Technology christened a new arena for its hockey programs on Oct. 10, 2014, when the host Tigers routed the visiting St. Lawrence Saints, 5-2. That milestone was, among other things, the product of the Tigers’ 2010 NCAA tournament run that saw Jared DeMichiel shut down the Denver Pioneers in the East Regional semifinal, that […]
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Five years ago, the Rochester Institute of Technology stunned the college hockey world by making it to the Frozen Four in Detroit after beating the second-ranked Denver Pioneers and the New Hampshire Wildcats. Getting there had a prerequisite of winning the conference playoff title, a feat the program had yet to repeat since. That is, […]
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It didn't take long for the Denver Pioneers to bounce back.The disappointment of Friday's National Collegiate Hockey Conference tournament semifinal loss still fresh, the
The ultimate goal is still there. In a week the Denver Pioneers will be one of 16 teams vying for a national title.
Denver Pioneers winger Ty Loney never has raised the Stanley Cup.You might say, though, that he was raised in it.
The University of Colorado ski team put individual accomplishments aside Saturday, skiing with a strategy with limited risks to get all of its racers through the slalom, and the end result delivered the title to the Buffaloes.
DU got more from Moore and help from Heinen in Saturday's Game 2, with both young stars scoring to lead the Pioneers to a 4-0 victory and a sweep of the National Collegiate Hockey Conference playoff series at Magness Arena.
Sioux Falls, S.D. – Brett Olson (Highlands Ranch, Colo.) scored a game-high 24 points and grabbed a career-high eight rebounds in his final collegiate contest as the No.7 seed University of Denver men’s basketball fell to the No. 2 seed North Dakota State Bison, 61-50 Saturday night at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in front of a Summit League Championship record crowd...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) A.J. Jacobson played all 40 minutes and scored a career-high 23 to help second-seeded North Dakota State beat No. 7 seed Denver 61-50 in the quarterfinals of the Summit League tournament Saturday night.
Lawrence Alexander added 12 points and seven rebounds for North Dakota State (21-9), which will play in the semifinals on Monday against the winner of Sunday...
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Adam Plant's first-ever collegiate goal proved to be the game-winner in the University of Denver's 3-2 victory over St. Cloud State on Friday night at the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center.
Denver Pioneers coach Jim Montgomery is a no-nonsense type of guy. But he thinks it's nonsense that come college hockey folks don't think senior defenseman Joey LaLeggia is one of the top three
TULSA, Okla. (AP) Obi Emegano scored 25 points and Oral Roberts topped Denver 60-57 on Saturday, clinching third place in the Summit League and staying one game ahead of IPFW, which won earlier in the day.
Denver's Brett Olson drilled a 3-pointer with 13 seconds left to draw the Pioneers to within two at 57-55. But a flurry of fouls resulted in Emegano hitting 3 of 4 free throws...
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February 28, 2015
Denver didn't help its chances of playing host to a National Collegiate Hockey Conference first-round playoff series Friday night, falling 5-3 to Miami (Ohio) at Magness Arena.
The top-ranked University of Denver men's lacrosse team lost 12-10 to No. 4 North Carolina on Friday at Navy Field in Chapel Hill, N.C.
The rest of the Denver Pioneers offense is finally catching up with freshman sensation Danton Heinen, who leads the NCHC with 35 points. Denver now boasts the three highest scoring players in the conference. Sophomore forward Trevor Moore and senior defenseman Joey LaLeggia combined for six points last weekend to move into a five-way tie for second […]
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VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) Brett Olson hit seven three-pointers and matched his season high with 27 points to lead Denver to a 66-48 win over South Dakota State on Wednesday.
Olson had six 3s and 22 points in the first half when the Pioneers (12-16, 6-9 Summit League), shot 68.2 percent and led 37-30. Denver finished at 64 percent and hit 9 of 18 3-pointers.
Tyler Larson had 13 points...
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February 25, 2015
In a Gold Pan game that was previously dominated by NHL draft picks, the University of Denver's fourth line made the play of the game as the Pioneers beat the Tigers 6-3 to sweep the four-game season series.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) Cam Griffin and Nate Engesser scored 14 points apiece and Denver beat Western Illinois 59-46 on Saturday night.
Marcus Byrd added 10 points for the Pioneers (11-16, 5-9 Summit). Brett Olson scored nine points and had two 3-pointers, lifting him into fourth place all-time at Denver with 256 career 3s.
Denver broke a three-game losing streak while the Leathernecks...
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February 21, 2015
The ninth-ranked University of Denver Pioneers came out on top after a wild second period and pulled away to take back the Gold Pan Trophy from Front Range rival Colorado College 6-4 on Friday night at the Broadmoor World Arena.
University of Denver basketball seniors Brett Olson and Cam Griffin have special thoughts about Thursday's 7 p.m. game against Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne at Magness Arena.
The Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) held off the Denver Pioneers on Saturday 54-53 at Magness Arena.
Denver Pioneers' star Brett Olson sends the game against North Dakota State into overtime with a half court heave. North Dakota State beats Denver 73-69 in OTFollow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.