Sharks draftees in the NCAA 2015 Frozen Four

Here‘s the NCAA (printable) bracket break down for the 2015 tourney.

Media kit PDF

Well, it’s down to four teams.  Half have Sharks draftees on them. These two teams will be facing each other, so there will be a draftee in the final.


Boston University (O’Reagan) vs North Dakota (Ausmus) – 4/9 5:30 ESPN2

BU wins 5-3

Omaha vs Providence – 4/9 2pm EPSN2

Providence wins 4-1


Boston University (O’Reagan) vs Providence – 4/11 4:30pm ESPN

Providence wins 4-3

Sharks draftees in NCAA 2015 ice hockey championship – preliminaries

Here‘s the NCAA (printable) bracket break down for the 2015 tourney.

THN with top four players to watch on each team (only Watson noted of Sharks prospects.

Sharks prospects in the tourney include (times PT):

  • MSU-Mankato: Max Gaede
    First game: 3/28 1pm on ESPNU (channel 788 on my cable system) – eliminated
  • Harvard: Colin Blackwell
    First game 3/28 4:30pm on ESPN3 – eliminated
  • Boston University: Dan O’Reagan
    First game 3/27 11am ESPNU – O’Reagan with OT GWG | recaps: NBC/PHTNHLHEWCHTHN (with video)
    Game 2: 3/28 2:30 ESPN2 – won | recaps:
  • Minnesota: Michael Brodzinski
    First game 3/27 2:30pm ESPNU (delayed start about 30 minutes) – eliminated
  • Miami (Ohio): Sean Kuraly
    First game 3/28 3:30pm ESPNU – eliminated
  • North Dakota: Gage Ausmus
    First game 3/27 5pm ESPNU |recaps: NHLNBC/PHT
    Game 2: 3/28 6pm ESPU – won | recaps: NHL
  • Michigan Tech: Cliff Watson
    First game 3/27 1:30p ESPN3 – eliminated (2-3 OT loss)

Second game in the tourney (regional final) is usually the day after the opening game.

Boston University and North Dakota will meet each other in the Frozen Four semi-final.  All other Shark-draftee teams have been eliminated from the tourney.

Frozen Four semi-finals are April 9, and final is April 11 (with the Hobey Baker award, etc., announced April 10).  These three games will be on ESPN2 and ESPN.