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1995 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Tournament

The 1995 NCAA Men's Division I Ice Hockey Tournament involved 12 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college ice hockey. It began on March 24, 1995, and ended with the championship game on April 1. A total of 11 games were played. The top 2 seeds in each region received a bye into the tournament quarterfinals.

1995 NCAA Men's Division I
Ice Hockey Tournament
Teams12
Finals site
ChampionsBoston University Terriers (4th title)
Runner-upMaine Black Bears (2nd title game)
Semifinalists
Winning coachJack Parker (2nd title)
MOPChris O'Sullivan Boston University
Attendance65,624

Qualifying teams[1]Edit

The at-large bids and seeding for each team in the tournament were announced after the conference tournaments concluded. The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) had four teams receive a berth in the tournament, the Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) and Hockey East each had three teams receive a berth in the tournament, while the ECAC had two berths.

East Regional – Worcester West Regional – Madison
Seed School Conference Record Berth type Appearance Last bid Seed School Conference Record Berth type Appearance Last bid
1 Boston University Hockey East 28–6–3 Tournament champion 21st 1994 1 Michigan CCHA 29–7–1 At-large bid 18th 1994
2 Maine Hockey East 30–5–6 At-large bid 8th 1993 2 Colorado College WCHA 30–11–1 At-large bid 9th 1978
3 New Hampshire Hockey East 22–9–4 At-large bid 7th 1994 3 Minnesota WCHA 23–13–5 At-large bid 22nd 1994
4 Clarkson ECAC 23–9–4 At-large bid 14th 1993 4 Wisconsin WCHA 23–14–4 Tournament champion 16th 1994
5 Lake Superior State CCHA 22–11–6 Tournament champion 9th 1994 5 Michigan State CCHA 25–11–3 At-large bid 15th 1994
6 Denver WCHA 24–14–2 At-large bid 13th 1986 6 Rensselaer ECAC 19–13–4 Tournament champion 8th 1994

Game locationsEdit

Tournament BracketEdit

  Regional Quarterfinals
March 24
Regional Semifinals
March 25
Frozen Four
March 30
National Championship
April 1
                                     
       
  E1 Boston University 6  
    E5 Lake Superior State 2  
E4 Clarkson 4
E5 Lake Superior State 5  
  E1 Boston University 7  
  W3 Minnesota 3  
       
       
  W2 Colorado College 2
    W3 Minnesota 5  
W3 Minnesota 1
W6 Rensselaer 0  
  E1 Boston University 6
  E2 Maine 2
       
       
  E2 Maine 4
    E6 Denver 2  
E3 New Hampshire 2
E6 Denver 9  
  E2 Maine 4***
  W1 Michigan 3  
       
       
  W1 Michigan 4
    W4 Wisconsin 3  
W4 Wisconsin 5
W5 Michigan State 3  

Note: * denotes overtime period(s)

Regional QuarterfinalsEdit

East RegionalEdit

(3) New Hampshire vs. (6) DenverEdit


(4) Clarkson vs. (5) Lake Superior StateEdit


West RegionalEdit

(3) Minnesota vs. (6) RensselaerEdit


(4) Wisconsin vs. (5) Michigan StateEdit


Regional SemifinalsEdit

East RegionalEdit

(1) Boston University vs. (5) Lake Superior StateEdit


(2) Maine vs. (6) DenverEdit


West RegionalEdit

(1) Michigan vs. (4) WisconsinEdit


(2) Colorado College vs. (3) MinnesotaEdit


Frozen FourEdit

National SemifinalEdit

(E1) Boston University vs. (W3) MinnesotaEdit


(E2) Maine vs. (W1) MichiganEdit


National ChampionshipEdit

(E1) Boston University vs. (E2) MaineEdit


Scoring summary[4]
Period Team Goal Assist(s) Time Score
1st BU Steve ThorntonPP unassisted 14:57 1–0 BU
2nd BU Chris O'Sullivan Thornton and Grier 27:27 2–0 BU
BU Jacques JoubertPP GW Linna and Prendergast 29:15 3–0 BU
Maine Tim Lovell Frenette and Thompson 34:51 3–1 BU
3rd Maine Trevor Roenick Rodrigue and Tory 40:31 3–2 BU
BU Mike Sylvia Bates and Pandolfo 45:23 4–2 BU
BU Chris O'SullivanPP Brennan and Grier 48:30 5–2 BU
BU Bob LachanceSH Thornton 58:47 6–2 BU
Penalty summary
Period Team Player Penalty Time PIM
1st BU Mike Sylvia High-Sticking 2:13 2:00
Maine Tim Lovell High-Sticking 2:13 2:00
BU Shawn Bates Interference 8:32 2:00
BU Shane Johnson Interference 11:26 2:00
Maine Brad Mahoney Roughing 13:50 2:00
Maine Jamie Thompson Cross–Checking 16:25 2:00
BU Chris O'Sullivan Cross–Checking 17:53 2:00
2nd BU Chris Drury Interference 23:19 2:00
Maine Dan Shermerhorn Interference 28:42 2:00
BU Shane Johnson Interference 38:20 2:00
BU Kaj Linna Slashing 39:44 2:00
3rd Maine Reg Cardinal Holding 47:41 2:00
BU Kaj Linna Holding 52:17 2:00
Maine Jason Mansoff Holding 55:26 2:00
BU Jacques Joubert Elbowing 55:26 2:00
BU BENCH Too Many Men 56:59 2:00

All-Tournament Team[5]Edit

* Most Outstanding Player(s)

Record by conferenceEdit

Conference # of Bids Record Win % Regional Semifinals Frozen Four Championship Game Champions
WCHA 4 4-4 .500 4 1 - -
CCHA 3 2-3 .400 2 1 - -
Hockey East 3 5-2 .714 2 2 2 1
ECAC 2 0-2 .000 - - - -

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "NCAA Division 1 Tournament". College Hockey Historical Archives. Archived from the original on 2013-06-21. Retrieved 2013-06-19.
  2. ^ "Michigan State 2013-14 Hockey History" (PDF). Michigan State Spartans. Retrieved 2017-02-11.
  3. ^ "Boston University Championship Teams" (PDF). Boston University Terriers. Retrieved 2017-02-26.
  4. ^ "2017-18 UND Hockey Media Guide" (PDF). UNDSports.com. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2018-02-28. Retrieved 2018-05-08.
  5. ^ "NCAA Frozen Four Records" (PDF). NCAA.org. Archived (PDF) from the original on 2013-06-22. Retrieved 2013-06-19.