League Information and Facts
1997-1998 Standings
# Team GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA +/- TP Postseason
CCHA
1. Michigan State Univ. 44 33 5 6 - - 156 76 80 46 Quarterfinal loss
2. Univ. of Michigan 46 34 1 11 - - 163 108 55 45 Champion
3. Ohio State Univ. 42 27 2 13 - - 161 111 50 39 Frozen Four
4. Northern Michigan Univ. 38 19 4 15 - - 130 117 13 33 -
5. Miami Univ. (Ohio) 37 19 4 14 - - 134 114 20 32 -
6. Lake Superior State Univ. 37 15 4 18 - - 104 121 -17 28 -
7. Univ. of Notre Dame 41 18 4 19 - - 127 115 12 28 -
8. Ferris State Univ. 39 15 3 21 - - 119 138 -19 27 -
9. Western Michigan Univ. 38 10 3 25 - - 94 125 -31 20 -
10. Univ. of Alaska-Fairbanks 35 10 4 21 - - 110 154 -44 17 -
11. Bowling Green State Univ. 38 8 3 27 - - 100 157 -57 15 -
ECAC
1. Yale Univ. 35 23 3 9 - - 121 80 41 35 First round loss
2. Clarkson Univ. 35 23 3 9 - - 128 87 41 34 First round loss
3. RPI (Rensselaer Polytech. Inst.) 35 18 4 13 - - 126 110 16 26 -
4. Brown Univ. 31 13 2 16 - - 100 104 -4 24 -
5. Colgate Univ. 35 16 4 15 - - 116 126 -10 21 -
6. Harvard Univ. 33 14 2 17 - - 112 124 -12 21 -
7. Princeton Univ. 36 18 7 11 - - 125 112 13 20 First round loss
8. Cornell Univ. 33 15 2 16 - - 84 101 -17 19 -
9. St. Lawrence Univ. 33 9 4 20 - - 90 123 -33 18 -
10. Univ. of Vermont 34 10 4 20 - - 89 119 -30 18 -
11. Dartmouth College 29 11 5 13 - - 96 88 8 17 -
12. Union College 32 6 4 22 - - 74 117 -43 11 -
Hockey East
1. Boston Univ. 38 28 2 8 - - 155 86 69 38 Quarterfinal loss
2. Boston College 42 28 5 9 - - 191 123 68 34 Final loss
3. Univ. of New Hampshire 38 25 1 12 - - 163 102 61 31 Frozen Four
4. Northeastern Univ. 39 21 3 15 - - 125 133 -8 29 -
5. UMass-Lowell 36 16 3 17 - - 126 124 2 25 -
6. Univ. of Maine 36 17 4 15 - - 145 121 24 23 -
7. Providence College 36 15 3 18 - - 110 125 -15 20 -
8. Merrimack College 38 11 1 26 - - 141 185 -44 8 -
9. UMass (Amherst) 33 6 3 24 - - 78 141 -63 8 -
Independent
1. Air Force Academy 34 15 0 19 - - 114 128 -14 - -
2. Army (U.S. Military Academy) 34 18 1 15 - - 156 106 50 - -
3. Minnesota State Univ. (Mankato) 38 15 6 17 - - 139 138 1 - -
4. Univ. of Nebraska-Omaha 33 12 3 18 - - 99 118 -19 - -
WCHA
1. Univ. of North Dakota 39 30 1 8 - - 188 115 73 43 Quarterfinal loss
2. Univ. of Wisconsin 41 26 1 14 - - 151 121 30 35 First round loss
3. Colorado College 42 26 3 13 - - 174 132 42 34 Quarterfinal loss
4. St. Cloud State Univ. 40 22 2 16 - - 141 121 20 33 -
5. Univ. of Minnesota-Duluth 40 21 2 17 - - 140 130 10 30 -
6. Univ. of Minnesota 39 17 0 22 - - 140 133 7 24 -
7. Michigan Tech 40 17 3 20 - - 132 155 -23 21 -
8. Univ. of Denver 38 11 2 25 - - 127 167 -40 18 -
9. Univ. of Alaska-Anchorage 36 6 5 25 - - 59 116 -57 14 -