Eastern Collegiate Hockey League
Not to be confused with the ECHL, a professional minor league hockey league in the United States.
|Eastern Collegiate Hockey League
|Sports fielded||Ice hockey (men's: yes; women's: no)|
The Eastern Collegiate Hockey League was an ACHA Division I club hockey league that consisted of teams in the Northeast United States. The league consisted of 6 teams from schools in New York and Pennsylvania.
The ECHL's had seven member teams that played a 10-game regular season conference schedule. The season concluded with the post-season ECHL Tournament. An automatic bid to the ACHA National Championship Tournament was awarded to the winner of the regular season.
|Institution||Location||Founded||Affiliation||Enrollment||Team Nickname||Primary conference|
|University at Buffalo||Buffalo, New York||1846||Public||28,192||Bulls||Mid-American Conference (D-I)|
|Canisius College||Buffalo, New York||1870||Private/Catholic||3,490||Golden Griffins||Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (D-I)|
|SUNY Canton||Canton, New York||1906||Public||3,056||'Roos||Independent (USCAA)|
|Mercyhurst College||Erie, Pennsylvania||1926||Private/Catholic||3,226||Lakers||Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (D-II)|
|Niagara University||Lewiston, New York||1856||Private/Catholic||3,746||Purple Eagles||Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (D-I)|
|Rochester Institute of Technology||Henrietta, NY||1829||Private/Non-sectarian||13,861||Tigers||Empire 8 (D-III)|
|University of Rochester||Rochester, New York||1850||Private/Non-sectarian||9,027||Yellowjackets||University Athletic Association (D-III)|
|Buffalo||Amherst Ice Center||Amherst, NY||1,800|
|Canisius||Dann Memorial Rink||Buffalo, NY||1,000|
|Canton||Convocation and Athletic Recreation Center||Canton, NY||TBD|
|Mercyhurst||Mercyhurst Ice Center||Erie, PA||1,500|
|Niagara||Dwyer Arena||Lewiston, New York||1,400|
|RIT||Frank Ritter Memorial Ice Arena||Henrietta, NY||2,100|
|Rochester||Genesee Valley Park Sports Complex||Rochester, NY||1,200|