Hockey Teams Remain In Poll Positions

The Gophers hockey teams held their positions in their respective polls, with both the men and the women sweeping their weekend competition.

Thanks to a weekend sweep of division foe Minnesota State-Mankato, 9-6 and 2-1, Minnesota held in fourth place in both the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Men's College Hockey and Division I Men's Polls.

The Gophers are just ahead of WCHA rivals Wisconsin (fifth) and Denver Pioneers (sixth). Colorado College remained in first, a position it has been in since sweeping the Gophers at home Jan. 7-8.

The Gopher women are still No. 1 in their respective polls, having outscored Brown 13-2 over the weekend.

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