1950 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Tournament

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1950 NCAA Division I Men's
Ice Hockey Tournament
Teams 4
Finals Site Broadmoor Ice Palace
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Champions Colorado College (1st title, 1st title game,
3rd Frozen Four)
Runner-Up Boston University (1st title game,
1st Frozen Four)
Semifinalists Boston College (3rd Frozen Four)
Michigan (3rd Frozen Four)
Winning Coach Cheddy Thompson (1st title)
MOP Ralph Bevins (Boston University)
Attendance 10,000
NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Tournaments
← 1949  1951 →

The 1950 NCAA Men's Division I Ice Hockey Tournament involved 4 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division I college ice hockey. It began on March 16, 1950, and ended with the championship game on March 18. A total of 4 games were played, all at Broadmoor Arena in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Colorado College, coached by Cheddy Thompson, won the national title with a 13-4 victory in the final game over Boston University, coached by Harry Cleverly. The 23 goals scored by CC in the Frozen Four is the highest number ever posted for the championship rounds. Additionally the goal differential (16) is the greatest total ever reached.

Ralph Bevins, goaltender for Boston University, was named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player.

Format[edit]

The two teams judged to be the best from each region (East and West) were invited to the tournament as participants in the single-elimination tournament. They were seeded to allow intra-regional play in the semifinal (the #1 team from the East plays the #2 team from the West and vice-versa). In the semifinal round the two winning teams advanced to the National Championship game while the losers proceeded to a consolation game.

Teams[edit]

Team Coach Record
Michigan Vic Heyliger 22-3
Boston University Harry Cleverly 18-4
Colorado College Cheddy Thompson 16-5-1
Boston College John "Snooks" Kelley 14-3

Bracket[edit]

  Semifinals
March 16-17
Championship Game
March 18
                     
   Boston College 3  
   Colorado College 10  
     Colorado College 13  
     Boston University 4  
   Boston University 4
   Michigan 3     Consolation Game
     Boston College 6
     Michigan 10


Semifinals[edit]

Boston College vs. Colorado College[edit]


Boston University vs. Michigan[edit]


Consolation Game[edit]

Boston College vs. Michigan[edit]


Championship Game[edit]

Colorado College vs. Boston University[edit]


All-Tournament Team[2][edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Colorado College 2013-14 Media Guide". CC Tigers. Retrieved 2014-06-21. 
  2. ^ "NCAA Frozen Four Records". NCAA.org. Archived from the original on 2013-06-22. Retrieved 2013-06-19. 
  3. ^ "NCAA Division I Awards". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved 2013-07-17. 

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