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Wisconsin Saves a Tie Against Northern Michigan

After two solid periods of play the Badgers watched their one goal lead disappear in the third period Friday night against the Northern Michigan Wildcats to open up their 2015-16 season. Down 2-1 with under a minute to play, Grant Besse swatted a backhand out of mid-air in the crease to tie the game at 2 with 41.2 seconds left. The game would go to overtime but ended in a tie. The...
Via Madtown Badgers
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Badgers hockey tie Wildcats in season opener

The Wisconsin Badgers men's hockey team tied the Northern Michigan Wildcats 2-all in their season opener at the Kohl Center in Madison, Wis., on Friday night. It's the fifth straight year the teams have opened the season against each other. After a scoreless first period, sophomore defenseman Jake Linhart of Brookfield, Wis., scored his first career goal on a power play as Seamus...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

WCHA Weekly Wrap: NMU Wildcats earn key sweep

After losing a pair of games at home to Bemidji State, the Northern Michigan Wildcats saw almost any hope of securing the fourth and final home spot in the WCHA playoffs disappear. The Feb. 13-14 sweep merely tied the Beavers with NMU for that spot. But four of the Wildcats’ last six games were going to […] The post WCHA Weekly Wrap: NMU Wildcats earn key sweep appeared first...
Via Along the Boards
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin hockey drops first of series against Northern Michigan

No. 18 Wisconsin Badgers men's hockey team lost 2-0 to the Northern Michigan Wildcats in Green Bay at the Resch Center on Friday night. This is the fifth time the Badgers have played at the Resch Center since 2002, when the facility opened. Wisconsin's offense continues to struggle after two losses in the Kendall Hockey Classic last weekend in Anchorage, Alaska. The Badgers are 0...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Mining Gazette: Scheduling still a struggle for Wildcats in new college hockey landscape

Here’s an interesting article that I found in the Mining Journal. Personally, I really enjoyed the Non-conference matchup between the two teams. Historically, there were some good matchups between the two teams, when they played in the same conference. Matt Wellens, Mining Gazette, Les Wong was NMU's president at the time and having previously been employed as a vice president...
Via Goon's World
December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Third period comeback propels North Dakota past Northern Michigan

The front entrance to Ralph Englested Arena in Grand Forks, ND. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)Grand Forks, ND – Coming into tonight’s game, the University of North Dakota Hockey team had a 0-5-0 record when the opponent is leading after two periods of play. Make that 1-5-0, with the comeback 3-1 win.One of themes this season has been the lack of discipline and taking untimely penalties...
Via Goon's World
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

UND Hockey: Tonight’s Game NMU vs. UND

Tonight, the University of North Dakota plays Northern Michigan University Wildcats in  game two of an important non-conference series. Last night, the University of North Dakota beat the Northern Michigan Wildcats 4-1.  Tonight, North Dakota will go for their second consecutive series sweep. North Dakota has won four games in a row and is 6-3-1 in their last 10-games. This is...
Via Goon's World
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

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