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The former All-American from Wisconsin-Superior played in three Super Bowls as part of the Vikings’ “Purple People Eaters” defensive line.
In the past 2 years, while the pandemic has dominated health news world-wide, future Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs defenseman Will Francis has battled a major knee injury, then cancer, to fight his way back to the college hockey rink.
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Jackie MacMillan, the only coach in the Saints' 11-year history, has resigned. Assistant coach Julianne Vasichek takes over as head coach.
Getting outshot 13-2 in the overtime period, UMass junior wing Garrett Wait scored the game-winning goal to keep the Bulldogs from a historic fourth-straight NCAA championship game appearance.

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Much had changed for the program and perceptions surrounding the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs in the decade since they captured their first NCAA title in 2011, as they seek a third consecutive title in Pittsburgh.
Bulldogs unable to overcome an “incredibly undisciplined” stint late in the second period of series finale.
At a golf outing and banquet to officially name him the 2020 Hobey Baker Award winner, former UMD Bulldogs defenseman Scott Perunovich enjoyed an afternoon with his parents, a return to some sort of normal life amid the pandemic, and a future shot at a roster spot with the NHL's St. Louis Blues.
Five minutes of 5-on-5 eliminated; shootouts will only be used in conference play, regular-season tournaments.
The NCAA only permits college teams to have two full-time assistant coaches on staff, but many in the NCHC would like a third assistant to be permitted in the name of player safety.
While the players they coach take the summer off to recharge, NCAA Division I men's hockey assistant coaches are at camps and clinics in search of players. They miss time with their team in-season to watch junior games and Midget tournaments.

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While professional coaches may grind non-stop in the season, NCAA Division I men's hockey assistants must balance their roles as coaches and scouts, and their season doesn't end when the games do.

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