Coast To Coast: Catching Up On CCHA Commits
Jun 26, 2022Coast To Coast is FloHockey’s monthly, cohesive news on North American hockey and live-streaming partnerships.
CCHA Releases 2022-23 Conference Schedule
May 5, 2022The Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) announced its 104-game conference schedule on Thursday. All eight CCHA teams will play a 26-game conference slate with the regular season champion being awarded the prestigious MacNaughton Cup, recognized as the premiere conference trophy in collegiate hockey.
Coast To Coast: Postseasons And Pro Signings
Apr 7, 2022Coast To Coast is FloHockey’s monthly, cohesive news on North American hockey and live-streaming partnerships.
CCHA Playoffs Preview: No. 6 Bowling Green Vs. No. 3 Bemidji State
Mar 1, 2022Northern Michigan broadcaster Dave Danis is a traveling man. He has driven all the highways and byways of college and minor league hockey—he knows the truck stops and the long stretches without any. As the CCHA’s regular season was counting down to its completion Saturday night, Danis was the first to sort out the reshuffled deck of the CCHA standings from his broadcast position at the Berry Events Center. That’s when it struck him that Bowling Green, ensconced in a home ice position all season long, had just fallen to sixth place, which made them a road club in the quarterfinal round. They would be facing Bemidji, which got the veteran road warrior doing some mental math.
CCHA Reason To Watch: Three-Team Foot Race For Home Ice
Feb 24, 2022Home sweet home. If you asked CCHA coaches in October about their playoff aspirations, they all would have told you that Job No. 1 is to secure home ice in the first round. Here we are, five months later, and the three-team battle between Bowling Green, Lake Superior and Northern Michigan for the CCHA’s final home playoff spot is stealing the thunder from the confrontation of the league’s two superpowers.
CCHA RinkRap: Mike Hastings' Storybook Homecoming
Feb 21, 2022This week in CCHA RinkRap, a storybook homecoming for Mike Hastings, a brief visit to rock bottom in Big Rapids and the never-say-die Cats return to life in Ohio.
CCHA Reasons To Watch: The Home Ice Fights
Feb 18, 2022This week in the CCHA: A first round playoff preview, BGSU fights to maintain home ice and college hockey’s silver chalice on hand in Mankato.
CCHA RinkRap: Michigan Tech's Streak Ends
Feb 14, 2022This week on RinkRap: Michigan Tech's streak ends in a big way, the Tommies get thrashed in Alaska and a former Bulldog beats his old team.
CCHA Reason To Watch: Alaska Returns; BGSU, Tech Duke It Out
Feb 10, 2022This weekend in the CCHA: Tech and BGSU vie for a trophy, jostling for position in the Soo, and an old friend plays host to CCHA action.
CCHA RinkRap: Homecoming For Brendan Furry
Feb 7, 2022This week on RinkRap: the ultimate homecoming for MNSU’s Brendan Furry, Grant Potulny can’t believe his Lyin’ Eyes in Bemidji and Rico Blasi’s Tommies play spoiler.
Coast To Coast: Halfway Point Sees Standings Separation
Feb 4, 2022Coast To Coast is FloHockey’s monthly, cohesive news on North American hockey and live-streaming partnerships.
CCHA Reasons To Watch: Minnesota State Faces Test
Feb 3, 2022College hockey has just entered its shortest and most important month. At last count, there were a zillion permutations in the possible final standings of the CCHA regular season, even if one presumes that Minnesota State finishes first and St. Thomas eighth, and technically neither has clinched their spots at the two ends of the dial. But there are trends, and there is the eye test, and there are bounces, and as this CCHA horse race hits the home stretch, we have enough information to make educated guesses. And then the puck drops.
CCHA Reasons To Watch: Battles For Home Ice
Jan 27, 2022This weekend in the CCHA: playoff positioning is the dominant story, as one series will be a battle for home ice, and another for second place; a non-conference battle of heavyweights will have major PairWise implications; and the Cappo Cup will be awarded in Marquette this weekend. Let’s break it down.
CCHA Reasons To Watch: Eight Teams, Four Competitive Series
Jan 13, 2022Eight teams, four competitive series. This is what pushes the pulse for fans of the CCHA. There’s a case that can be made for all eight teams to pick up points in the standings, as the race for home ice turns into a sprint. Let’s get started.
CCHA RinkRap: Colgate Prep In U.P.; Hastings Answers Call
Jan 11, 2022This week in RinkRap, a New England Ivy Leaguer makes his name in the U.P., Minnesota State coach Mike Hastings is called in by the U.S. Olympic team and other CCHA happenings.