Air Force hockey was ranked No. 12 in the final U.S. College Hockey Online poll of the season. It is the Atlantic Hockey Conference program’s highest rating since reaching No. 11 during the 2008-09 season.
The 27-10-5 Falcons were ranked nine times this season, including the final eight polls in a row.
NCAA champion Denver was No. 1 in the poll used by The Associated Press and The Gazette.