WCHA Web Media Poll; Remaining schedule analysis; Tech 8, Northern Michigan 2

This week’s WCHA Web Media Poll is here.

Jeff Cox of SB Nation analyzes the remaining month of the WCHA regular season and schedule difficulty here.

Michigan Tech scored its most goal in the history of its rivalry with UP neighbor Northern Michigan in an 8-2 nonconference win Tuesday in Houghton, Mich. The Huskies scored four goals in the first period (in the game’s first nine minutes) and four in the second period. Tanner Kero had two goals and Blake Pietial added a goal and three assists. Jared Coreau wne the first 8:24 in goal for Northern Michigan, Michael Doan worked the next 26:45 and then Coreau…..finished the game. Phoenix Copley got the win for Tech, playing the first two periods. Tech was 3-5 on power plays and led in shots 31-26. Attendance 2,653. From the Houghton Daily Mining Gazette here and Marquette Mining Journal here.

The Tech-NMU game summary is here.

The NCAA has its first Divsion III men’s regional rankings of 2012-13 here.