Frozen Four teams in bold.
| ||West|| ||East|
|1||Michigan St. (32-4-4)||1||Boston College (30-8-2)|
|2||St. Cloud St. (31-8-1)||2||North Dakota (27-7-9)|
|3||Michigan (25-12-5)||3||Colorado Coll. (26-12-1)|
|4||Wisconsin (21-14-4)||4||Minnesota (27-12-2)|
|5||Providence (22-12-5)||5||Maine (19-11-7)|
|6||Mercyhurst (22-11-2)||6||St. Lawrence (20-12-4)|
Held at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Mich., March 24-25. Single elimination, two second round winners advance to Frozen Four.
|Wisconsin 4||Providence 1|
|Michigan 4||Mercyhurst 3|
(Byes: Michigan St. and St. Cloud St.)
|Michigan St. 5||Wisconsin 1|
|Michigan 4||St. Cloud St. 3|
Held at the Worcester (Mass.) Centrum, March 23-24. Single elimination, two second round winners advance to Frozen Four.
|Colorado College 3||2OT||St. Lawrence 2|
|Maine 5||OT||Minnesota 4|
(Byes: Boston College and North Dakota)
|North Dakota 4||Colorado College 1|
|Boston College 3||Maine 1|
The Frozen Four
Held at Pepsi Arena in Albany, N.Y., April 5 and April 7. Single elimination; no consolation game.
|North Dakota 2||Michigan St. 0|
|Boston College 4||Michigan 2|
Boston College, 3-2 (OT)
|North Dakota (WCHA)||0||0||2||0||— 2|
|Boston College (HE)||0||2||0||1||— 3|
2nd Period: BC—Chuck Kobasew 27 (Jeff Giuliano) 5:26 (pp); BC—Mike Lephart 15 (J.D. Forrest, Bobby Allen) 8:50.
3rd Period: ND—Tim Skarperud 10 (Travis Roche, Bryan Lundbohm) 16:18 (pp); ND—Wes Dorey 17 (Aaron Schneekloth, Lundbohm) 19:24.
Overtime: BC—Krys Kolanos 25 (Tony Voce, Kobasew) 4:43.
Goalies: ND—Karl Goehring (31 shots, 28 saves); BC—Scott Clemmensen (37 shots, 35 saves). Attendance: 13,667.
Final records: Boston College (33-8-2); North Dakota (29-8-9); Michigan St. (33-5-4); Michigan (27-13-5).
Most Outstanding Player: Chuck Kobasew, freshman forward; 2 goals in semifinal game; 1 goal, 1 assist in final game.
All-Tournament Team: Kobasew, forward Krys Kolanos, defenseman Rob Scuderi, and goalie Scott Clemmensen of Boston College; forward Bryan Lundbohm and defenseman Travis Roche of North Dakota.
U.S. Division I College Hockey 2000-2001 Season The Hobey Baker Award Winner for Hockey's 2000-2001 Season