We have a feeling the Friday telecast will be blacked out beyond the Denver area because of the exclusivity deal the NCHC signed with CBS College Sports prior to this season, but we’ll see on Friday night.
Images from the series at Cady Arena played on Feb. 28 and March 1, 2014.
It was a microcosm of Miami’s season: The RedHawks could not catch a break and lost a close game.
Miami squandered yet another two-goal lead on Friday, falling to Minnesota-Duluth at Cady Arena.
UMD has been a streaky team all season, and is currently suffering through a four-game losing streak. Prior to that the Bulldogs were 8-1-3 in their previous 12-game stretch.
They came from different backgrounds and are completely different types of players, but Max Cook and Bryon Paulazzo’s college careers have taken similar paths at Miami.
Images from the series between St. Cloud State and Miami University played at Cady Arena.
Miami’s lack of offense has been disappointing this season, but at least the RedHawks had managed to score at least one goal in each of their first 29 games.
Could all of Miami’s problems this season be solved with the return of Blake Coleman for the lineup?
St. Cloud State enters Friday with a 7-1-1 record in its last nine games, although the Huskies have lost three of their last four on the road.
In a season that has seen a lot of lows for Miami, Saturday was the lowest.
Similarly to its series opener in Oxford last weekend, Miami took itself out of its first game in Grand Forks.
These teams have gone in opposite directions since their split in Oxford in mid-October. Miami is 7-12-3 since that weekend, North Dakota is sporting an 11-3-1 record in its last 15 games.
Images from the series played between Miami University and Western Michigan at Cady Arena in Oxford, Ohio, on Feb. 7-8, 2014. All photos by Cathy Lachmann/WCPO.com.
Unlike Friday, Miami took an early multi-goal lead. But like Friday, the outcome was the same.
Miami suffered a pair of tough losses in Kalamazoo, both by one goal Jan. 10-11.
In its first home game in front of its passionate student section in exactly two months, Miami had a chance to expound upon its five-goal win six days earlier.
Boston forward Reilly Smith has become one of the most well-known Miami graduates in professional sports with his breakout season.
After giving up the first goal eight minutes into the first period, Miami found the net six straight times.
Miami allowed three goals in the first 16 minutes and was unable to recover, falling back into last place in the NCHC.