NCAA Division I Tournament
Held at Yost Arena in Ann Arbor, Mich., March 27-28. Single elimination, two second round winners advance to Final Four.
(Byes: Michigan St. and North Dakota)
Held at The Pepsi Arena in Albany, NY, March 28-29. Single elimination, two second round winners advance to Final Four.
(Byes: Boston College and Boston University)
The Final Four
At the FleetCenter in Boston, Mass., April 2 and April 4. Single elimination; no consolation game.
Final records: Michigan (32-11-1); Boston College (27-9-5); New Hampshire (25-12-1); Ohio St. (27-13-2).
Outstanding Player: Marty Turco, Michigan senior goalie; SEMIFINAL— shutout, 19 saves; FINAL— 28 saves.
All-Tournament Team: Turco, forwards Mark Kosick and Josh Langfeld and defenseman Bubba Berenzweig of Michigan; forward Marty Reasoner and defenseman Mike Mottau of Boston College.
Michigan, 3-2 (OT)
Saturday, April 4, 1998, at the FleetCenter in Boston, Mass.; Attendance: 18,276; TV Rating: 0.7/2 share (ESPN).
1st Period: BC— Kevin Caufield (Mike Mottau), 4:19.
2nd Period: UM— Mark Kosick (Bubba Berenzweig), 7:42; BC— Mike Lephart (Jeff Farkas, Bobby Allen), 18:38 (pp).
3rd Period: UM— Kosick (Bill Muckalt, Chris Fox), 13:48.
Overtime: UM— Josh Langfeld (Fox, Scott Matzka), 17:51.
Saves: UM— Marty Turco (30 shots/28 saves); BC— Scott Clemmensen (35 shots/32 saves).
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