UMass, SCSU to Meet for Title
After two spectacular semifinals that both featured lead changes and dramatic winning goals, Massachusetts and St. Cloud State will play for each school’s first national championship Saturday night at Pittsburgh’s PPG Paints Arena.
The title game faces off at 7 p.m. ET and will be televised on ESPN and TSN. ESPN’s pregame show is scheduled for 6 p.m. ET.
St. Cloud State won the first semifinal with a 5-4 victory against Minnesota State. Massachusetts toppled two-time defending champion Minnesota Duluth, 3-2 in overtime. Both teams overcame third-period deficits and won in thrilling style. Both did so despite missing their leading goal scorers but got contributions from throughout their lineups to win.