Big Ten Hockey Weekly Release
February 18, 2014INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
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BIG TEN MEDAL OF HONOR 100TH ANNIVERSARY SPOTLIGHT - Minnesota's Jack McCartan:
McCartan, who earned the Big Ten Medal of Honor in 1958, was a two-time first-team
All-America goaltender for Minnesota. The Saint Paul, Minn., native appeared in 67
games for the Gophers, recording a .908 save percentage and 2.95 goals-against
average. Also a baseball standout, McCartan was a three-time All-Big Ten honoree as
a third baseman, earning All-America status in 1958. Following his time at
Minnesota, McCartan went on to star for the 1960 U.S. Olympic team, leading the
squad to the gold medal.
Going for Gold: Numerous former players from Big Ten schools taking part in the XXII
Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, made a significant impact in the tournament's
opening round, which concluded last Sunday ...
On the Air: Three of this weekend's four conference games will be carried live on
national television ...
Brick Walls: A common theme across the conference this season has been strong play
between the pipes, with five Big Ten goalies ranking among the top 13 nationally in
save percentage ...
Coaching Milestones: Minnesota head coach Don Lucia and Wisconsin head coach Mike
Eaves are each closing in on career milestones ...
Where We Rank: Three Big Ten teams are ranked among the nation's top 10 according to
the latest USCHO.com and USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine polls released on Monday ...
On Sale Now: Tickets for the inaugural Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Tournament Presented
by Polaris RZR(r), slated for March 20-22 at Xcel Energy Center in Saint Paul,
Minn., are currently on sale ...
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