For the majority of the NCHC's nine-year existence, the contenders for the league standings basement have been Miami and Colorado College. But the Tigers have dominated the RedHawks the past five seasons, going 9-2-2 in their last 13 meetings. Strangely, Miami has fared much better in Colorado Springs, at over 6,500 feet altitude, going 2-3-1 … Continue reading Preview: Miami at Colorado College
While Miami has been hanging out in Minnesota for the past nine days, St. Cloud State did not leave the state for its scheduled road trip at Denver, as the Huskies postponed their second straight series because of COVID. The RedHawks are six days removed from a 2-2 tie (plus shootout point) at Duluth that … Continue reading Preview: Miami at St. Cloud St.
Miami has lost seven straight games against Minn.-Duluth and enters this road series with a .182 winning percentage in 33 meetings vs. the Bulldogs. But UMD has been slumping, with a 1-5 record since the end of November, although the Bulldogs have played one of the toughest schedules in Division I, with Bemidji State, Minnesota, … Continue reading Preview: Miami at Minn.-Duluth
Strange that a pair of NCHC foes that have played almost exclusively intra-conference games since December 2019 have not met in 51 weeks. But Miami and St. Cloud State haven't faced each other since Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 2020 when the Huskies swept the RedHawks on SCSU's home ice. Sixth-ranked St. Cloud State is second in … Continue reading Preview: Miami at St. Cloud St.
Just a couple of years ago, Miami held a substantial lead in the all-time series vs. Western Michigan. But the Broncos have won 10 of the last 13 meetings between these teams and the RedHawks are now just a game over .500 vs. WMU. MU was swept in the four-game set vs. Western Michigan last … Continue reading Preview: W. Michigan at Miami
Miami and Ferris State were annual foes when they were conference mates in the CCHA, but since that league dissolved and the teams joined different leagues they have not renewed their all-time series. That ends this weekend, as the Bulldogs visit Oxford for the first time in 10 years, as their last overall meeting came … Continue reading Preview: Ferris St. at Miami