Rink and Run blog: UMD men No. 9 in Division I preseason poll
The Minnesota Duluth men are No. 9 in the USA Today-USA Hockey preseason poll released Monday. Defending Division I champion Boston College is No. 1 and North Dakota No. 2. St. Cloud State is No. 6.
USA Today-USA Hockey Division I Men
1 Boston College
2 North Dakota
3 Miami of Ohio
6 St. Cloud State
8 New Hampshire
9 Minnesota Duluth
12 Alaska Fairbanks
14 Boston University
Others Receiving Votes: Notre Dame, Rochester Institute of Technology, Bemidji State, Ferris State, Union, Vermont, Michigan State, Northern Michigan, Rensselaer Polytechnic, Colorado College, Northeastern, Nebraska-Omaha, Merrimack.