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Parting Schotts

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Ken Schott blogs about college hockey & more
Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

Union-UNH postgame report (with 3 videos)

Key points from Union’s 3-1 victory over New Hampshire on Saturday at Messa Rink. — Without a doubt, the Dutchmen’s two short-handed goals in a 58-second stretch of the second period change the momentum of the game. UNH had a 1-0 lead and had just killed off Union’s fourth power ...
Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014

Union-UNH pregame report

Good evening from Messa Rink, where it will be a bit calmer tonight as fifth-ranked and defending NCAA-champion Union takes on 19th-ranked New Hampshire. Here is the scouting report on both teams. Union The Dutchmen are coming off Friday’s emotional 7-3 season-opening win over American International. Union got goals from ...
Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014

Union-AIC postgame report (with 3 videos)

Key points from Union’s 7-3 victory over AIC on Friday at Messa Rink. — The pregame ceremony was wonderful. The Dutchmen formed a circle at center ice and watched as four banners for winning the ECAC Hockey regular-season and tournament titles, reaching the NCAA tournament and Frozen Four were lowered ...
Friday, Oct. 10, 2014

Union-AIC pregame report

Good evening from Messa Rink, where it’s going to be a special night as Union celebrates the magical 2013-14 season before opening its 24th Division I campaign against American International. Here is the scouting report on both teams. Union The Dutchmen will raise three banners — the ECAC Hockey regular ...
Friday, Oct. 10, 2014

Readers' ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Week 1

The Daily Gazette readers’ Week 1 ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Luke Devoe Friday Clarkson 7, Niagara 4 St. Lawrence 3, RIT 2 Colgate 4, St. Cloud 2 Union 4, AIC 0 Notre Dame 3, RPI 2 Saturday St. Lawrence 3, Niagara 0 RIT 5, Clarkson 3 Quinnipiac 2, Bentley 1 ...
Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014

Cavosie, Cathcart join RPI hockey staffs

Former RPI hockey standout Marc Cavosie has joined the men's team as a volunteer assistant coach, while Robert Cathcart III will be a volunteer assistant coach for the women's team, the school announced Thursday. Cavosie, an Albany native, was the ECAC Hockey Player of the Year in the 2001-02 season. ...
Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014

ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections 2014-15: Week 1

Hard to believe, but it’s time for the sixth season of the The Daily Gazette ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections! It just feels like yesterday that the 2013-14 season ended. I’m hoping to finally finish first this year. I’ve been training very hard. I’m doing well with my NFL picks. I ...
Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014

First 'Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment' of season now available

The first podcast of the 19th season of the "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment" is now available. The guest were Union coach Rick Bennett, former Union player Dalton Menhall and RPI coach Seth Appert. To listen to the podcast, click here. The musical selections for the segment: Dropkick Murphys' ...
Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014

ECAC Hockey team previews 2014-15: Yale

Today is the final installment of my team-by-team previews of Union's and RPI's ECAC Hockey opponents. The featured team is Yale. Coach: Keith Allain (9th season, 155-95-24). 2013-14 record: 17-11-5 (10-8-4 ECACH, tied for 5th). Key returning players:Junior defenseman Ryan Obuchowski (6-14-20), sophomore forward Mike Doherty (9-9-18), senior defenseman Tommy ...
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014

TWCS to show Union hockey banner ceremony Friday during first intermission

If you can't attend Friday's Union hockey game against American International, Time Warner Cable SportsChannel 50/323 will show the banner raising ceremony during the first intermission. The raising of the banners for winning the ECAC Hockey regular-season championship, ECACH tournament title and NCAA title will take place at 7:45 p.m. ...

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