|Nick Magyar||KIT||PLY||0||2||2||1||0||OTW, 4-3|
|Kyle Wood||NB||MISS||0||2||2||2||0||W, 6-3|
|Julien Nantel||ROU||BLB||1||0||1||0||2||OTL, 2-3|
|Alexis Pepin||VDO||SHE||0||0||0||-1||2||L, 3-6|
|Mason Geertsen||VAN||KEL||1||0||1||0||0||OTL, 3-4|
|NCHC Frozen Faceoff Semifinals|
|Ben Storm||SCSU||UND||0||0||0||-1||0||W, 3-1|
|Will Butcher||DU||MU||1||0||1||0||0||L, 3-6|
The loss for the Vancouver Giants has eliminated them from playoff contention. This outcome could produce an opportunity for Mason Geertsen to join the Lake Erie Monsters, as early as next week, on an amateur tryout.
With their win over North Dakota, St. Cloud State has earned a spot in the national tournament. The bracket of 16 teams will be announced on Sunday morning. SCSU will face Miami on Saturday in the NCHC Frozen Faceoff title game.
Had Denver defeated Miami in their semifinal game on Friday, they would have likely been a number one seed in the national tournament. After Friday's festivities, the club is currently ranked seventh in the PairWise.