Playoff Hockey Continues
The ECAC tournament continues tonight with quarterfinal match-ups hosted by the top four seeds. Top seed Yale faces a hot Brown squad coming off a two game, two shutout sweep of Harvard. Second seeded Cornell takes on upset minded RPI, putting together their first weekend sweep this season. Princeton hosts Union and St. Lawrence hosts Quinnipiac.
Clarkson's final attendance figures came in at 48,269 for the season. Using 3000 to constitute a sellout the Knights sold out seven games this year. The Colorado College series, the home game against Yale, the two home games against SLU, and the home games against Cornell and Harvard. For the season the Knights averaged 2839 people per home game or around 94.6 percent of capacity.
George Roll now owns a 106-99-27 all time record at Clarkson. Coach Roll is 14-11 in ECAC tournament play and 1-2 in NCAA tournament play.
Some info about next year's schedule is becoming available. What we know now is the Knights will be traveling to Michigan State, Minnesota Duluth and to the Mariucci Holiday tournament in Minneapolis. The Knights will face RIT, Niagara and LSSU at home this season. The Knights have 2 more non conference games to fill with rumored games against BC and SLU to be announced.