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National Semifinal postgame press conference: Minnesota

Minnesota coach Don Lucia and alternate captains Zach Budish and Jake Hansen take questions from the media after a 6-1 loss to Boston College in the NCAA National Semifinal on Thursday, April 5, 2012.

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  • Rhysem10

    Jasom, can you PLEASE stop ignoring this rule: “• Conference matchups in first round are avoided, unless five or more teams from one conference are selected, then the integrity of the bracket will be preserved.”. With 6 CCHA and 5 HEA teams, you DON’T have to avoid first round matchups involving them.

  • gophers

    go gophers

  • Union Fan

    think this is union’s year – best goalie and team D in college hockey, top 10 offense & top 3 power play.  I’d like to see ECAC in a NCAA final, at least.

  • Fattymoto

    Hhaha, as much as i dislike the gophers, they are waaaay better than hockey east and especially ECAC

  • Ghawes76

    I still don’t think that makes any sense, if they aren’t good enough okay, but then the other 5 teams shouldn’t make it either.  Them and Ferris are the only teams in the conference that don’t need help from other teams.

  • uhoheywayne

    That’s when they MAKE the tournament though. 

  • nogofer

    After the goon hit that Rau threw Friday in Denver I want to hear you defend him now…

  • Travis Jacques

    Just climbed up PWR tonight! Seriously an UML fan speaking about UMaine status in College Hockey. That is bold to be kind.

  • nogofer

    Again I ask, how is that relevant?  The discussion is recruiting classes, not birth-place or state of residence.  Perhaps you should read before you respond???

  • nogofer

    And you know Coach Woog personally to know his recruiting phylosophies?

  • nogofer

    And how do you defend Rau’s hit on Friday in Denver? (crickets…)

  • nogofer

    I point out that the gofers have won the same number of titles as The Fighting Sioux during the “Hakstol” era… 0.

  • nogofer

    The gofers have won just as many titles as The Fighting Sioux during Coach Hack’s tenure…  0.

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  • nogofer

    And reading gofer posts as they spiral out of contention is amusing…  Read the pairwise recently?  A couple more Friday debacles and it is bye-bye, again…

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