The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team was ranked sixth in the latest USCHO.com Division I poll, released on Monday, Nov. 11. Quinnipiac is currently 9-1-1 overall and 3-0-1 in ECAC Hockey
The Bobcats are coming off a weekend that saw them run their NCAA-leading unbeaten streak to 10 games (9-0-1) with a 3-0 win against Brown and a 3-3 tie against No. 9 Yale.
Against Brown, Connor Clifton (Matawan, N.J.), Cory Hibbeler (St. Charles, Mo.) and Kellen Jones (Montrose, British Columbia) all scored while Sam Anas (Potomac, Md.) picked up his team-leading 14th point on Clifton's goal. Kellen Jones' goal was his 98th career point.
Michael Garteig (Prince George, British Columbia) picked up his second straight shutout, stopping all 20 of Brown's shots on goal through regulation.
Against Yale, Anas and Jordan Samuels-Thomas (West Hartford, Conn.) staked Quinnipiac to a 2-0 lead. After Yale scored three times inside a five-minute stretch in the second period,Matthew Peca (Petawawa, Ontario) scored his second goal of the year to tie the game late in the third period.
|USCHO.com||Division I Poll - Nov. 11, 2013|
|Team||(First Place Votes)||Record||Points||Last Poll|
|3||St. Cloud State||-1||6-1-1||838||3|
|Others receiving votes: Minnesota State 47, Boston University 39, Bowling Green 27, Union 24, Nebraska-Omaha 20, Air Force 11, Alaska 8, Alaska-Anchorage 5, Brown 2, Harvard 2, Ohio State 2, New Hampshire 1.|