October 30, 2014

Knights blank Stevens Point in league opener

The St. Norbert College Green Knights opened their final season in the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association with a dominating 7-0

Coach Tim Coghlin

victory over UW-Stevens Point on Friday night in Ashwaubenon.

The top-ranked Knights scored in every period for their 11th straight win, dating back to last season.  They also improved to 16-0-2 in their last 18 games against the Pointers. 

St. Norbert College (2-0, 1-0 NCHA) are playing their final season in the NCHA.  The Knights, along with St. Scholastica, will switch to the Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association next season.  The UW schools in the NCHA (Superior, Stevens Point, Stout, River Falls and Eau Claire) have decided to form their own hockey conference starting next season.

Game 2 of the home and home series shifts to Stevens Point tonight.