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7:30 am
Fri October 17, 2014

WMU Opens Hockey Season at Home Friday Night

Lead in text: 
Broncos begin with weekend series against Nebraska-Omaha
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Jake Guentzel is the leading point scorer in the country after the first weekend of the season and there was no lack of respect for the University of Nebraska-Omaha sophomore forward coming from Andy Murray this week.
6:14 am
Wed September 3, 2014

Water Main Break Floods Basement at WMU's Lawson Ice Arena

Lead in text: 
Operations at ice arena are expected to resume in mid September
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
Six to eight feet of water poured into the basement of Lawson Ice Arena and Gabel Natatorium after a city water main broke on the morning of Sunday, August 24. In spite of the damage to equipment in the basement, WMU personnel said that they believe Lawson Ice Arena will be ready for the start of ice hockey season next month.
6:53 am
Mon June 30, 2014

WMU Hockey Hires Assistant Coach from Providence

Lead in text: 
Ben Barr played for Bronco Head Coach Andy Murray in late 1990s
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- The Western Michigan University hockey program will hire Providence College assistant coach Ben Barr as an associate head coach, the school announced Sunday. Barr replaces Rob Facca, who was hired by the NHL's Chicago Blackhawks to a scouting position on June 18.
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6:44 am
Fri March 14, 2014

WMU Hockey Opens Post-Season on Friday

Western Michigan University hockey - file photo
Credit GS Photo/WMU Media Relations


Update: Western Michigan swept Minnesota-Duluth to advance to the semi-finals of the NCHC tournament. 

Western Michigan has completed its first regular season in the new National Collegiate Hockey Conference. The Broncos are the fifth seed for the first ever conference tournament. 

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6:33 am
Mon November 11, 2013

Hockey: WMU ties Northern Michigan 2-2

Lead in text: 
Broncos will play at Denver Friday and Saturday
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - For the second night in a row, the Western Michigan University hockey team could not protect a two-goal lead. The Broncos held a two-goal lead in the second period of Sunday's non-conference series finale against Northern Michigan, but the Wildcats rallied to play to a 2-2 tie in front of an announced attendance of 2,246 at Lawson Arena.