The St. Cloud State men's hockey team received votes in this week's Division I men's college hockey poll.  SCSU earned 78 points and are 3 points out of the 20th spot in the poll.  Boston College is ranked #1 followed by the Gophers, Michigan, North Dakota and Union in the top 5.  Denver is ranked #8, MN-Duluth is #12, and Wisconsin is ranked #18.

St. Cloud State will open the season October 12-13 at New Hampshire.  The Huskies were 17-17-5 in 2011-2012.