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2018 Media Day

2018 NCHC Media Day - Tuesday, Sept. 25

Complete behind the scenes coverage from 2018 NCHC Media Day at Xcel Energy Center in Saint Paul, Minn. on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018.

Watch Commissioner Josh Fenton's "State of the Conference" Address for free on NCHC.tv

UPDATES FROM MEDIA DAY


CC Head Coach Mike Haviland and forward Chris Wilkie share a laugh during the Game Show.


Omaha Head Coach Mike Gabinet and forward Mason Morelli fist bump after answering correctly during the Game Show.

Media interviews Minnesota Duluth and Omaha head coaches and student-athletes.

Media interviews with Minnesota Duluth and Omaha head coaches and student-athletes.


Minnesota Duluth Head Coach Scott Sandelin laughs during a Facebook Live interview with St. Cloud State Forward Robby Jackson.


BEHIND THE SCENES

  • Media Check-In at Xcel Energy Center in Saint Paul, Minn.
  • St. Cloud State Forward and Captain Jimmy Schuldt poses during CBS Sports Network headshots.
  • NCHC Commissioner Josh Fenton gives his annual State of the Conference address to members of the media and NCHC.tv viewers.
  • Denver Head Coach David Carle and Forward Colin Staub reveal their answers during filming of the Game Show.
  • Western Michigan Head Coach Andy Murray during interviews with St. Cloud State's Husky Productions.
  • First year St. Cloud State Head Coach Brett Larson is interviewed by CBS Sports Network.
  • The CBS Sports Network interview room.
  • Colorado College forward Chris Wilkie poses for CBS Sports Network headshots.


Photo Credit: Maddie MacFarlane


FACEBOOK LIVE VIDEOS

St. Cloud State's Jimmy Schuldt

St. Cloud State's Head Coach Brett Larson

North Dakota's Colton Poolman

North Dakota's Head Coach Brad Berry

CC's Chris Wilkie

CC's Head Coach Mike Haviland

Miami's Grant Hutton

Miami's Head Coach Enrico Blasi

UMD's Parker Mackay

UMD's Head Coach Scott Sandelin

Omaha's Mason Morelli

Omaha's Head Coach Mike Gabinet

Denver's Colin Staub

Denver's Head Coach David Carle

WMU's Head Coach Andy Murray


TWITTER TAKEOVERS

MINNESOTA DULUTH'S
PARKER MACKAY

#NCHCAskParker


DENVER'S COLIN STAUB

#NCHCAskColin


COLORADO COLLEGE'S
CHRIS WILKIE

#NCHCAskChris


ST. CLOUD STATE'S
JIMMY SCHULDT

#NCHCAskJimmy


NORTH DAKOTA'S
COLTON POOLMAN

#NCHCAskColton


OMAHA'S MASON MORELLI

#NCHCAskMason


WESTERN MICHIGAN'S
COREY SCHUENEMAN

#NCHCAskCorey


MIAMI'S GRANT HUTTON

#NCHCAskGrant


Student-Athlete Twitter Takeover

Time (CT) School Student Athlete Hometown Hashtag
9:30 a.m. Miami Grant Hutton
(Sr., D)
Carmel, Ind #NCHCAskGrant
9:45 a.m. Western Michigan Corey Schueneman
(Sr., D)
Milford, Mich. #NCHCAskCorey
10:00 a.m. Omaha Mason Morelli
(Sr., F)
Minot, N.D. #NCHCAskMason
10:15 a.m. North Dakota Colton Poolman
(Jr., D)
East Grand Forks, Minn. #NCHCAskColton
10:30 a.m. St. Cloud State Jimmy Schuldt
(Sr., D)
Minnetonka, Minn. #NCHCAskJimmy
10:45 a.m. Colorado College Chris Wilkie
(RS-Jr., F)
Omaha, Neb. #NCHCAskChris
11:00 a.m. Denver Colin Staub
(Sr., F)
Colorado Springs, Colo. #NCHCAskColin
11:15 a.m. Minnesota Duluth Parker Mackay
(Sr., F)
Irma, Alberta #NCHCAskParker

Student-Athlete/Coaches Facebook Live

TIME (CT) SCHOOL PARTICIPANTS
12:20 p.m. St. Cloud State Jimmy Schuldt/Coach Brett Larson
12:40 p.m. North Dakota Colton Poolman/Coach Brad Berry
1:00 p.m. Colorado College Chris Wilkie/Coach Mike Haviland
1:20 p.m. Miami Grant Hutton/Coach Enrico Blasi
1:40 p.m. Minnesota Duluth Parker Mackay/Coach Scott Sandelin
2:00 p.m. Omaha Mason Morelli/Coach Mike Gabinet
2:20 p.m. Denver Colin Staub/Coach David Carle
2:40 p.m. Western Michigan Corey Schueneman/Coach Andy Murray

2018-19 Preseason Poll

  1. Minnesota Duluth – 209 points (20)
  2. St. Cloud State – 182 (6)
  3. North Dakota – 150
  4. Western Michigan – 121
  5. Denver - 115 (1)
  6. Colorado College - 98
  7. Omaha – 61
  8. Miami – 36

First-place votes in ( )

2018 Preseason All-Conference Team

Player Position Year School
Nick Halloran Forward Jr. Colorado College
Wade Allison Forward Jr. Western Michigan
Robby Jackson Forward Sr. St. Cloud State
Scott Perunovich Defenseman So. Minnesota Duluth
Jimmy Schuldt Defenseman Sr. St. Cloud State
Hunter Shepard Goaltender Jr. Minnesota Duluth