1999-2000 Season: The Frozen Four

Regional Seeds

Frozen Four teams in bold.

West East
1Wisconsin (31-8-1)1Maine (26-7-5)
2North Dakota (28-8-5)2St. Lawrence (26-7-2)
3New Hampshire (23-8-6)3Boston University (24-9-7)
4Boston College (26-11-1)4Colgate (24-8-2)
5Michigan St. (27-10-4)5Michigan (26-9-4)
6Niagara (29-7-4)6St. Cloud St. (23-13-3)

Held at Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis, Minn., March 24-25. Single elimination, two second round winners advance to Frozen Four.

First Round

Niagara 4New Hampshire 1
Boston College 6OTMichigan St. 5
(Byes: North Dakota and Wisconsin)

Second Round

North Dakota 4Niagara 1
Boston College 4Wisconsin 1

East Regional

Held at Pepsi Arena in Albany, N.Y., March 25-26. Single elimination, two second round winners advance to Frozen Four.

First Round

Michigan 4OTColgate 3
Boston University 5St. Cloud St. 3
(Byes: Maine and St. Lawrence)

Second Round

Maine 5Michigan 2
St. Lawrence 34OTBoston University 2

The Frozen Four

Held at Providence (R.I.) Civic Center, April 6 and April 8. Single elimination; no consolation game.


North Dakota 2Maine 0
Boston College 4St. Lawrence 2

Championship Game

North Dakota, 4-2

North Dakota (WCHA)1034
Boston College (HE)1102
1st Period: ND— Mike Commodore 5 (Bryan Lundbohm, Tim Skarperud), 3:48; BC— Jeff Farkas 32 (Blake Bellefeuille, Brian Gionta), 16:47 (pp).
2nd Period: BC— Marty Hughes 5 (Gionta), 6:59.
3rd Period: ND— Lee Goren 33 (Ryan Bayda), 2:43; ND— Jason Ulmer 18 (Goren), 14:22; ND— Goren 34 (unassisted), 19:14 (en).
Goalies: ND— Karl Goehring (23 shots, 21saves); BC— Scott Clemmensen (35 shots, 32 saves). Attendance: 11,484.
Final records: North Dakota (31-8-5); Boston College (29-12-1); Maine (27-8-5); St. Lawrence (27-8-2).
Most Outstanding Player: Lee Goren, North Dakota senior forward; 2 goals, 1 assist in final game.
All-Tournament Team: Goren, forward Bryan Lundbohm, defenseman Mike Commodore, and goalie Karl Goehring of North Dakota; forward Jeff Farkas and defenseman Mike Mottau of Boston College.

U.S. Division I College Hockey1999-2000 SeasonHobey Baker Award
1999-2000 Season
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