The NCHC regular season finished up on Saturday night. Miami and Nebraska-Omaha won on the final night of the regular season ,while Denver and Minnesota Duluth lost, setting up the final pairings.
We now know what the first round playoff match-ups will look like. All series will be a best-of-three series, with the winners advancing to the NCHC Frozen Face-off in two weeks at the Target Center in Minneapolis.
Here are the match-ups for next weekend:
#8 Colorado College at #1 North Dakota
#7 Western Michigan at #2 Miami
#6 St. Cloud State at #3 Nebraska-Omaha
#5 Minnesota Duluth at #4 Denver