1965 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Tournament
|Champions||Michigan Tech (2nd title)|
|Runner-Up||Boston College (2nd title game)|
|Winning coach||John MacInnes (2nd title)|
|MOP||Gary Milroy Michigan Tech|
The 1965 NCAA Men's Division I Ice Hockey Tournament was the culmination of the 1964–65 NCAA Division I men's ice hockey season, the 18th such tournament in NCAA history. It was held between March 18 and 20, 1965, and concluded with Michigan Tech defeating Boston College 8-2. All games were played at the Meehan Auditorium in Providence, Rhode Island.
This is the first time the NCAA tournament did not have a participant that appeared in the previous season's meeting.
- 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||Boston College||ECAC Hockey||23–6–0||Tournament champion||8th||1963||1||Michigan Tech||WCHA||22–5–2||Tournament champion||4th||1962|
|2||Brown||ECAC Hockey||21–7–0||At-Large||2nd||1951||2||North Dakota||WCHA||24–7–0||At-Large||4th||1963|
The ECAC champion 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 Meehan 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||Brown||0||Third Place Game|
Note: * denotes overtime period(s)
Boston College vs. North Dakota
|March 18||Boston College||4 – 3||North Dakota||Meehan Auditorium|
Michigan Tech vs. Brown
|March 19||Michigan Tech||4 – 0||Brown||Meehan Auditorium|
|(Yoshino, Toothill) Fred Dart - GW - 13:29
(Weller, Holm) Gary Milroy - 19:47
|First period||No Scoring|
|(Ryan) Fred Dart - 08:13
(Holm, Milroy) Wayne Weller - 19:25
|Rick Best ( 20 saves )||Goalie stats||( 29 saves ) Dave Ferguson|
North Dakota vs. Brown
|March 20||North Dakota||9 – 5||Brown||Meehan Auditorium|
Boston College vs. Michigan Tech
|March 20||Boston College||2 – 8||Michigan Tech||Meehan Auditorium|
|No Scoring||First period||07:28 - Gary Milroy (Weller)
13:12 - Wayne Weller (Milroy, Holm)
18:56 - PP GW - Bob Wilson (Leiman, Yeo)
|(Toran) E. J. Breen - PP - 17:24||Second period||02:13 - Colin Patterson (Wilson, Yeo)
03:37 - Fred Dart (Yoshino, Toothill)
14:58 - PP - Gary Milroy (Riutta, Huculak)
19:26 - Wayne Weller (Milroy)
|(Dyer, Dunniff) Jim Mullen - 06:02||Third period||17:58 - Bob Wilson (unassisted)|
|Pat Murphy ( 27 saves )||Goalie stats||( 25 saves ) Tony Esposito|
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