1962 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Tournament
|Champions||Michigan Tech Huskies (1st title)|
|Runner-Up||Clarkson Golden Knights (1st title game)|
|Winning coach||John MacInnes (1st title)|
|MOP||Lou Angotti Michigan Tech|
The 1962 NCAA Men's Division I Ice Hockey Tournament was the culmination of the 1961–62 NCAA men's ice hockey season, the 15th such tournament in NCAA history. It was held between March 15 and 17, 1962, and concluded with Michigan Tech defeating Clarkson 7-1. All games were played at the Utica Memorial Auditorium in Utica, New York.
- 1 Qualifying teams
- 2 Format
- 3 Tournament Bracket
- 4 All-Tournament Team
- 5 References
Four teams qualified for the tournament, two each from the eastern and western regions. The ECAC tournament champion and the WCHA tournament champion received automatic bids into the tournament. Two at-large bids were offered to one eastern and one western team based upon both their tournament finish as well as their regular season record.
|Seed||School||Conference||Record||Berth type||Appearance||Last bid||Seed||School||Conference||Record||Berth type||Appearance||Last bid|
|1||Clarkson||ECAC Hockey||21–2–1||At-Large||3rd||1958||1||Michigan Tech||WCHA||27–3–0||Tournament champion||3rd||1960|
|2||St. Lawrence||ECAC Hockey||17–7–1||Tournament champion||7th||1961||2||Michigan||WCHA||21–4–0||At-Large||11th||1957|
The higher-ranked ECAC team was seeded as the top eastern team while the WCHA champion was given the top western seed. The second eastern seed was slotted to play the top western seed and vice versa. All games were played at the Utica Memorial Auditorium. All matches were Single-game eliminations with the semifinal winners advancing to the national championship game and the losers playing in a consolation game.
|E2||St. Lawrence||1||Third Place Game|
Note: * denotes overtime period(s)
Clarkson vs. Michigan
|March 15||Clarkson||5 – 4||Michigan||Utica Memorial Auditorium|
Michigan Tech vs. St. Lawrence
|March 16||Michigan Tech||6 – 1||St. Lawrence||Utica Memorial Auditorium|
|(Angotti, Seger) Don Hermanson - PP - 14:30||First period||11:09 - PP - Jim McInnes (unassisted)|
|(Draper, Akervall) Don Hermanson - PP GW - 10:11
(Begg) Scott Watson - 12:40
|(Rebellato, Ivanitz) Jerry Sullivan - 04:45
(Casey) Lou Angotti - 05:41
(Pallante) John Ivanitz - 14:29
|Garry Bauman ( 14 saves )||Goalie stats||( 49 saves ) Richie Broadbelt|
St. Lawrence vs. Michigan
|March 15||St. Lawrence||1 – 5||Michigan||Utica Memorial Auditorium|
Clarkson vs. Michigan Tech
|March 17||Clarkson||1 – 7||Michigan Tech||Utica Memorial Auditorium|
|(Pettersen) Paul LaPointe - PP - 19:42||First period||00:38 - John Ivanitz (unassisted)|
05:38 - GW - John Ivanitz (Sullivan)
09:26 - Jerry Sullivan (Merlo, Rebellato)
|Third period||00:38 - Jerry Sullivan (Ivanitz, Rebellato)|
04:53 - John Ivanitz (Rebellato, Sullivan)
06:14 - Lou Angotti (unassisted)
19:20 - Lou Angotti (unassisted)
|Wayne Gibbons ( 37 saves )||Goalie stats||( 39 saves ) Garry Bauman|
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