The St. Cloud State men's hockey team continued it's ascent up the polls this week, moving up to eighth place after sweeping the Beavers in Bemidji last weekend.

The Huskies also moved up in the Pair Wise Rankings from the ninth spot to eighth. The PWR mimics the NCAA's process for selecting the teams that will make the NCAA tournament.

SCSU will face #1-ranked Minnesota at the NHEC this coming weekend in St. Cloud. The Huskies hold a three point lead in the WCHA standings over Nebraska-Omaha and a five point lead over third place Minnesota.