1988–89 NCAA Division I men's ice hockey season

The 1988–89 NCAA Division I men's ice hockey season began in October 1988 and concluded with the 1989 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Tournament's championship game on April 1, 1989 at the St. Paul Civic Center in Saint Paul, Minnesota. This was the 42nd season in which an NCAA ice hockey championship was held and is the 94th year overall where an NCAA school fielded a team.

Regular seasonEdit

Season tournamentsEdit

Tournament Dates Teams Champion
Maine Kickoff October 28–29 4 Maine
Jeep/Nissan Classic December 17–18 4 Alaska–Anchorage
Dexter Shoe Classic December 27–28 4 Maine
Syracuse Invitational December 28–29 4 Bowling Green
Great Lakes Invitational December 29–30 4 Michigan
Rensselaer Holiday Tournament December 29–30 4 Providence
Riverfront Invitational December 29–30 4 Boston College
Auld Lang Syne Classic December 30–31 4 Northeastern
Beanpot February 6, 13 4 Harvard

StandingsEdit

Conference Overall
GP W L T Ptc. GF GA GP W L T GF GA
Michigan–Dearborn 12 10 1 1 .875 - - 36 21 12 3 - -
Notre Dame 11 3 7 1 .318 39 50 38 10 26 2 127 189
Lake Forest 11 3 8 0 .273 34 56 24 14 9 1 131 95
Kent State 0 0 0 0 - - - 0 0 0 0 - -
Championship: Cancelled
indicates division regular season champion
Conference Overall
GP W L T PTS GF GA GP W L T GF GA
Michigan State†* 32 25 6 1 51 188 95 47 37 9 1 277 150
Lake Superior State 32 19 7 6 44 128 90 46 29 11 6 186 129
Illinois-Chicago 32 18 10 4 40 132 120 42 23 14 5 178 154
Michigan 32 17 11 4 38 137 118 41 22 15 4 177 154
Bowling Green 32 15 14 3 33 131 125 47 26 18 3 202 171
Western Michigan 32 9 17 6 24 121 145 43 14 23 6 182 200
Ferris State 32 9 18 5 23 99 144 40 12 22 6 126 171
Ohio State 32 7 20 5 19 106 160 40 9 26 5 141 215
Miami 32 8 24 0 16 125 170 38 11 27 0 158 198
Championship: Michigan State
indicates conference regular season champion
* indicates conference tournament champion
Conference Overall
GP W L T PTS GF GA GP W L T GF GA
Harvard 22 20 2 0 40 130 49 34 31 3 0 191 89
St. Lawrence* 22 18 4 0 36 99 56 36 29 7 0 169 95
Colgate 22 15 6 1 31 108 82 31 19 10 2 161 118
Clarkson 22 13 7 2 28 104 87 32 16 13 3 135 129
Cornell 22 13 9 0 26 76 74 30 16 13 1 113 100
Vermont 22 13 9 0 26 108 73 34 20 13 1 158 116
Yale 22 10 12 0 20 72 84 31 11 19 1 99 137
Rensselaer 22 8 12 2 18 74 82 32 12 17 3 118 123
Dartmouth 22 7 14 1 15 70 96 26 8 17 1 82 113
Army 22 6 15 1 13 62 108 30 13 16 1 93 125
Princeton 22 4 17 1 9 73 113 26 6 19 1 97 133
Brown 22 1 21 0 2 51 132 26 1 25 0 58 155
Championship: St. Lawrence
indicates conference regular season champion
* indicates conference tournament champion (Whitelaw Cup)
Conference Overall
GP W L T PTS GF GA GP W L T GF GA
Boston College 26 16 6 4 36 122 89 40 25 11 4 191 137
Maine* 26 17 9 0 34 127 97 45 31 14 0 221 158
Northeastern 26 13 11 2 28 126 120 36 18 16 2 166 155
Providence 26 13 11 2 28 106 112 42 22 18 2 166 167
Boston University 26 10 15 1 21 114 116 36 14 21 1 157 169
New Hampshire 26 9 17 0 18 75 120 34 12 22 0 111 154
Lowell 26 4 21 1 9 82 156 34 8 24 2 122 189
Championship: Maine
indicates conference regular season champion
* indicates conference tournament champion
Conference Overall
GP W L T PTS GF GA GP W L T GF GA
Air Force 0 0 0 0 - - - 29 14 12 3 150 128
Alabama–Huntsville 0 0 0 0 - - - 26 15 10 1 122 95
Alaska–Anchorage 0 0 0 0 - - - 34 18 13 3 195 141
Alaska–Fairbanks 0 0 0 0 - - - 38 23 12 3 - -
St. Cloud State 0 0 0 0 - - - 37 19 16 2 158 141
Kent State cancelled their season due to a hazing incident[1]
Conference Overall
GP W L T PTS GF GA GP W L T GF GA
Minnesota 35 27 6 2 56 157 91 48 34 11 3 209 134
Northern Michigan* 35 20 13 2 42 163 110 45 26 17 2 212 144
Wisconsin 35 17 13 5 39 126 108 46 25 16 5 168 134
North Dakota 35 19 15 1 39 131 119 41 22 18 1 164 138
Denver 35 16 17 2 34 143 144 43 22 19 2 179 178
Michigan Tech 35 15 19 1 31 128 150 42 15 25 2 142 188
Minnesota-Duluth 35 12 21 2 26 106 135 40 15 23 2 126 153
Colorado College 35 9 23 3 21 115 157 40 11 26 3 133 179
Championship: Northern Michigan
indicates conference regular season champion
* indicates conference tournament champion

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1989 NCAA TournamentEdit

  First Round
March 17–19
Quarterfinals
March 24–26
Frozen Four
March 30–31
National Championship
April 1
                                             
  E1 Maine 6 3 4**  
  W4 Providence 8 2 3  
W4 Northern Michigan 9 2 0  
E5 Providence 5 4 2
  E1 Maine 4  
  W2 Minnesota 7  
  W2 Minnesota 4 4
  W6 Wisconsin 2 2  
E3 St. Lawrence 1 2  
W6 Wisconsin 3 4
  W2 Minnesota 3
  E2 Harvard 4*
  W1 Michigan State 3 7 5*  
  E4 Boston College 6 2 4  
E4 Boston College 8 4  
W5 Bowling Green 5 2
  W1 Michigan State 3
  E2 Harvard 6  
  E2 Harvard 4 5
  W3 Lake Superior State 2 2  
W3 Lake Superior State 6 4   Third Place Game
E6 St. Cloud State 3 2
E1 Maine 4
W1 Michigan State 7

Note: * denotes overtime period(s)

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Player statsEdit

Scoring leadersEdit

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
Bobby Reynolds Senior Michigan State 47 36 41 77 78
Kip Miller Junior Michigan State 47 32 45 77 94
Greg Parks Senior Bowling Green 47 32 42 74 96
Tim Sweeney Senior Boston College 39 29 44 73 26
Nelson Emerson Junior Bowling Green 44 22 46 68 46
Dave Capuano Junior Maine 41 37 30 67 38
Anthony Palumbo Senior Lake Superior State 46 22 44 66 38
Paul Polillo Junior Western Michigan 41 20 46 66 32
Phil Berger Senior Northern Michigan 44 30 33 63 24
Peter Ciavaglia Sophomore Harvard 34 15 48 63 36

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Leading goaltendersEdit

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
Les Kuntar Sophomore St. Lawrence 14 786 11 2 0 31 0 .928 2.37
Robb Stauber Junior Minnesota 34 2024 26 8 0 82 0 .911 2.43
Allain Roy Freshman Harvard 16 - - - - - - .912 2.46
Curtis Joseph Freshman Wisconsin 38 2267 21 11 5 94 1 .919 2.49
Bruce Hoffort Sophomore Lake Superior State 44 2595 27 10 5 117 0 .894 2.71
Paul Cohen Senior St. Lawrence 25 1304 18 5 0 60 1 .909 2.76
Chuckie Hughes Freshman Harvard 17 - 15 1 0 - - .906 2.79
Jason Muzzatti Sophomore Michigan State 42 2515 32 9 1 127 0 .876 3.03
Jeff Carlson Senior Alaska-Anchorage - - - - - - - - 3.03
Matt DelGuidice Sophomore Maine 20 1090 16 4 0 57 1 - 3.14

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AwardsEdit

NCAAEdit

CCHAEdit

ECACEdit

Hockey EastEdit

WCHAEdit

ReferencesEdit

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