Colorado College 5, Denver 2

To join the conversation on this story and others, "like" our KKTV 11 News Facebook page!

Colorado College won't have to share the MacNaughton Cup with any team this year.

The Tigers beat arch-rival Denver 5-2 on Friday night to clinch the regular season WCHA title. CC clinches the championship outright because North Dakota and St. Cloud skated to a 1-1 tie, meaning the Sioux cannot pull even with the Tigers no matter what happens on Saturday night.

The Tigers also will hold on to the Gold Pan for another season. The trophy is awarded to the team that wins the most points in the annual rivalry.

Scott Thauwald, Jack Hillen, Jimmy Kilpatrick and Chad Rau (two goals) all scored goals for Colorado College in the victory.

KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.

If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.

powered by Disqus
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 16407706 -
Gray Television, Inc.