The University of Denver hockey team has risen to No. 5 in both the USCHO.com and USA Hockey/The Rink Live rankings after the latest national polls, moving up from their previous No. 6 position. Denver is tied with Michigan State for the No. 5 spot in the USA Hockey/The Rink Live poll, with both programs earning 500 points. In the Pairwise computer rankings for the NCAA Tournament field, Denver is currently at No. 7. The team's next game is against the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs, with Friday's game being nationally televised on CBS Sports Network.

By the Numbers
  • Denver hockey team moved up to No. 5 from No. 6 in both USCHO.com and USA Hockey/The Rink Live rankings
  • Denver is tied with Michigan State for the No. 5 spot in the USA Hockey/The Rink Live poll, both earning 500 points
State of Play
  • Denver hockey team's next game is against the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs
  • Friday's game will be nationally televised on CBS Sports Network
  • Saturday's game will be broadcasted on NCHC.tv
Bottom Line

The University of Denver hockey team has moved up to No. 5 in the nation, with their next game scheduled against the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs and Friday's game to be nationally televised on CBS Sports Network.