The St. Cloud State men's hockey team is ranked #8 this week in the USCHO.com Division I poll with the Gophers ranked #2.  Quinnipiac is ranked #1 this week receiving 41 of a possible 50 first place votes.  The Gophers received the other 9.

SCSU is 18-11-1 and is tied for 8th in the pairwise rankings with Yale.  The Huskies will play at Colorado College February 22-23 after getting the weekend off this week.