1982–83 NCAA Division I men's ice hockey season

The 1982–83 NCAA Division I men's ice hockey season began in October 1982 and concluded with the 1983 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Tournament's championship game on March 26, 1983 at the Winter Sports Center in Grand Forks, North Dakota. This was the 36th season in which an NCAA ice hockey championship was held and is the 88th year overall where an NCAA school fielded a team.

Regular seasonEdit

Season tournamentsEdit

Tournament Dates Teams Champion
Empire Cup November 12–13 4 Clarkson
Jeno Holiday Tournament December 28–29 4 Harvard
KeyBank Tournament December 28–29 4 St. Lawrence
Schooner Cup December 28–29 4 Providence
Broadmoor Classic December 29–30 4 Colorado College
Great Lakes Invitational December 29–30 4 Michigan State
Rensselaer Holiday Tournament December 29–30 4 Rensselaer
Syracuse Invitational December 29–30 4 Boston University
Auld Lang Syne Classic December 30–31 4 New Hampshire
Beanpot February 8, 14 4 Boston College

Standings[1][2][3]Edit

Conference Overall
GP W L T PTS GF GA GP W L T GF GA
Bowling Green 32 24 5 3 51 200 115 40 28 8 4 238 143
Michigan State* 32 23 9 0 46 132 83 42 30 11 1 187 115
Ohio State 32 21 7 4 46 159 107 40 26 9 5 204 140
Michigan Tech 32 20 12 0 40 162 124 40 22 17 1 189 157
Northern Michigan 32 16 13 3 35 125 113 40 18 18 4 147 153
Miami 32 15 16 1 31 136 142 36 18 17 1 165 156
Ferris State 32 12 16 4 28 139 145 38 16 18 4 141 161
Notre Dame 32 13 17 2 28 141 170 36 13 21 2 155 206
Michigan 32 11 21 0 22 124 161 36 14 22 0 157 175
Western Michigan 32 10 20 2 22 105 135 36 11 23 2 117 156
Lake Superior State 32 10 21 1 21 110 140 36 12 23 1 131 157
Illinois-Chicago 32 6 24 2 14 82 160 36 6 28 2 95 185
Championship: Michigan State
indicates conference regular season champion
* indicates conference tournament champion
Conference Overall
GP W L T Pct. GF GA GP W L T GF GA
East Region
Providence 21 16 5 0 .762 111 86 43 33 10 0 225 143
New Hampshire 21 15 5 1 .738 109 79 35 22 11 2 180 137
Boston University 21 14 7 0 .667 94 77 30 18 11 1 125 107
Boston College 21 9 10 2 .476 85 80 30 15 13 2 140 114
Northeastern 21 9 11 1 .452 87 87 28 13 14 1 129 122
Maine 21 1 20 0 .048 71 140 29 5 24 0 105 168
West Region
St. Lawrence 20 14 6 0 .700 89 78 36 23 12 1 147 131
Clarkson 20 13 6 1 .675 104 67 31 19 11 1 155 104
Rensselaer 20 13 7 0 .650 122 90 29 18 11 0 167 130
Colgate 20 9 9 2 .500 89 81 28 15 10 3 152 114
Vermont 20 3 16 1 .175 60 106 28 6 21 1 89 148
Ivy Region
Harvard* 21 15 5 1 .738 113 67 34 23 9 2 177 105
Yale 21 12 9 0 .571 104 70 28 14 14 0 123 90
Cornell 21 10 8 3 .548 83 79 26 13 10 3 109 100
Princeton 21 7 12 2 .381 85 106 25 9 14 2 102 121
Dartmouth 21 6 14 1 .310 85 119 26 9 15 2 115 141
Brown 21 2 18 1 .119 53 127 25 3 21 1 70 145
Independent
Army^ - - - - - - - 37 25 11 1 218 137
Championship: Harvard
indicates conference regular season champion
* indicates conference tournament champion
^ Army had been accepted into ECAC Hockey but had not begun a conference schedule
Conference Overall
GP W L T PTS GF GA GP W L T GF GA
Air Force 0 0 0 0 - - - 28 5 23 0 100 194
Alaska–Fairbanks 0 0 0 0 - - - 26 19 7 0 149 96
Northern Arizona 0 0 0 0 - - - 29 17 11 1 166 131
US International 0 0 0 0 - - - 32 13 17 2
Conference Overall
GP W L T PTS GF GA GP W L T GF GA
Minnesota 26 18 7 1 37 148 101 46 33 12 1 253 155
North Dakota 26 16 9 1 33 115 71 36 21 13 2 158 100
Wisconsin* 26 15 9 2 32 118 85 47 33 10 4 233 131
Minnesota-Duluth 26 14 12 0 28 103 95 45 28 16 1 193 158
Denver 26 11 15 0 22 120 146 37 15 22 0 177 207
Colorado College 26 2 24 0 4 78 184 35 6 28 1 126 227
Championship: Wisconsin
indicates conference regular season champion
* indicates conference tournament champion

1983 NCAA Tournament[4]Edit

  Quarterfinals
March 18–20
Semifinals
March 24–25
National Championship
March 26
                                 
E1 Harvard 6 3 9  
W4 Michigan State 5 3 8  
  E1 Harvard 5  
  W2 Minnesota 3  
W2 Minnesota 9 7 16
E3 New Hampshire 6 2 8  
  E1 Harvard 2
  W1 Wisconsin 6
W1 Wisconsin 6 7 13  
E4 St. Lawrence 2 1 3  
  W1 Wisconsin 2 Third Place Game
  E2 Providence 0  
E2 Providence 7 3 10 W2 Minnesota 3
W3 Minnesota–Duluth 3 2 5   E2 Providence 4

Note: * denotes overtime period(s)

Player statsEdit

Scoring leaders[5]Edit

The following players led the league in points at the conclusion of the season.

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalty minutes

Player Class Team GP G A Pts PIM
Brian Hills Senior Bowling Green 40 37 57 94 36
Scott Bjugstad Senior Minnesota 44 43 48 91 30
Andy Browne Junior Ohio State 40 42 41 83 52
Bryan Erickson Senior Minnesota 42 35 47 82 30
Dave Kobryn Junior Ohio State 40 21 57 78 30
Kurt Kleinendorst Senior Providence 41 33 39 72 30
Gregg Moore Senior Minnesota−Duluth 45 33 39 72 24
Paul Houck Sophomore Wisconsin 47 38 33 71 36
Paul Pooley Junior Ohio State 36 33 36 69 50
Gates Orlando Junior Providence 40 30 39 69 32
Patrick Flatley Sophomore Wisconsin 43 25 44 69 32

Leading goaltenders[5]Edit

The following goaltenders led the league in goals against average at the end of the regular season while playing at least 33% of their team's total minutes.

GP = Games played; Min = Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; OT = Overtime/shootout losses; GA = Goals against; SO = Shutouts; SV% = Save percentage; GAA = Goals against average

Player Class Team GP Min W L OT GA SO SV% GAA
Chris Terreri Freshman Providence 11 528 7 1 0 17 2 .938 1.93
Marc Behrend Senior Wisconsin 19 1315 17 1 1 49 2 .920 2.23
Michael Vacanti Junior Minnesota 10 506 6 2 0 21 0 .907 2.50
Jon Casey Junior North Dakota 17 1020 9 6 2 42 0 .923 2.51
Ron Scott Freshman Michigan State 40 2273 29 9 1 100 2 .899 2.64
Grant Blair Junior Harvard 26 1575 19 7 0 72 3 .904 2.74
Terry Kleisinger Junior Wisconsin 18 1021 11 6 1 48 3 .894 2.82
Garvin Federenko Freshman Alaska−Anchorage - - 10 - - 41 2 .907 2.88
Darren Jensen Senior North Dakota 15 905 9 6 0 45 0 .901 3.00
Paul Tortorella Junior Yale 22 - - - - - - .876 3.19

AwardsEdit

NCAAEdit

CCHAEdit

ECACEdit

WCHAEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2012-13 CCHA Media Guide". CCHA. Retrieved 2014-06-29.
  2. ^ "2008-09 ECAC Hockey Media Guide". ECAC Hockey. Retrieved 2014-06-29.
  3. ^ "2008-09 WCHA Yearbook 113-128" (PDF). WCHA. Retrieved 2014-06-29.
  4. ^ "NCAA Tournament". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
  5. ^ a b "1982-83 NCAA Division I Statistics". Elite Prospects. Retrieved 2016-06-04.
  6. ^ "NCAA Division I Awards". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved June 11, 2013.
  7. ^ "Men's Ice Hockey Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA.org. Retrieved June 11, 2013.
  8. ^ "CCHA Awards". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
  9. ^ "CCHA All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
  10. ^ "ECAC Awards". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
  11. ^ "ECAC All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
  12. ^ "WCHA Awards". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
  13. ^ "WCHA All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.

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