The University of North Dakota entertains Clarkson University at MTS Centre Winnipeg, Manitoba
this weekend. US College Hockey Classic.
7:37 pm Saturday.
Television: TV: NONE
The games can be heard at 96.1 the Fox
There are still tickets available for this series according to the UND Ticket Site
Records and Rankings:
UND (10-8-2 overall, 7-7-0 WCHA) UND is ranked 19th
in the USCHO poll. North Dakota tied Harvard (4-4 tie and won 7-3).
Clarkson Knights (9-9-4, 3-4-2 ECAC)
; Unranked in the latest USCHO poll. Clarkson lost at the Florida College Classic to
Maine 6-1 and Cornell 5-3 this past weekend.
Series History: <span style="font-size: 12pt; font-weight: normal; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-font-weight: bold; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA; mso-fareast-font-family: "Times New Roman"; mso-fareast-language: EN-US;">UND is 6-0 against the Clarkson Knights and haven’t met since the 1999-2000 season.<span style="font-size: 12pt; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA; mso-fareast-font-family: "Times New Roman"; mso-fareast-language: EN-US;">
Players to Watch:
: Forwards: Danny Kristo (11-12a—23pts), Corbin Knight (6g-15a—21) and Brock Nelson (15g-8a—23pts). Goaltenders: Aaron Dell .891 save percentage and a 2.87 goals against average. Brad Eidsness .918 save percentage and 2.43 goals against average.
For the Knights
Seniors Louke Oakley (8g-10—18pts), Jake Morley (4g-5a—9pts) and Nick Tremblay (9G-6A—15pts) and sophomore Ben Sexton (5g-6a—11pts). Defenseman:
Sam Labrecque (2g-11a—13pts) Goaltender: Senior Paul Karpowich record 9-7-4 1.93 goals against average and a .938 save percentage.
1 – Aaron Dell has one shutout so far this season.2 – Clarkson goalie Paul Karpowich, is ranked second in the nation in save percentage .938 and shutouts 5. 5 – Brock Nelson is ranked fifth in the nation in goals per game with 0.75. 7 – Clarkson goalie Paul Karpowich is ranked seventh in the nation with and seventh in goals against average 1.93.
7 – UND has 7 conference wins so far this season.
9 – Danny Kristo is ranked 9th
in game winning goals with 3.
9 – Brock Nelson has 9 power play goals for UND to lead the nation
10 – UND has 10 wins this season.
13 – Corbin Knight is ranked 13th
in the nation for assists per game with 0.83.
19 – UND is ranked 19 in the Pairwise Rankings.
59 – This is the first time in 59 years that UND will play in Canada.
Other games in the WCHA:
Minnesota State at St. Lawrence, Denver vs. Alabama Huntsville, Cornell at Colorado College, RIT vs. Wisconsin, Minnesota Duluth at Western Michigan, Minnesota vs. Notre Dame (Saturday).
Alaska Anchorage, Bemidji State, Michigan Tech, Nebraska Omaha, Saint Cloud,