Joe Paisley

College Hockey Reporter

Joe Paisley rejoined The Gazette staff to cover college hockey in February 2013. He worked at The Gazette for 5.5 years, including 2.5 seasons as the college hockey beat writer until Dec. 2011. Paisley graduated from the University of Montana journalism school and began his career in Butte, Mont in 1994. He worked as an education reporter before becoming a sports writer. His first beat was covering the Junior A hockey franchise, the Butte Irish. After nearly eight years at the Montana Standard, he transferred to the Twin Falls (ID) Times-News where he was the sports editor and met his wife Tiffany. He moved on to the Gazette in March 2006 to become the high school sports editor; a position he held for three years.

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Emptying the notebook: No. 9 Denver 3, CC 1

By: Joe Paisley

CC freshman Radke out with right knee injury

Colorado College freshman David Radke is out for a while after suffering an apparent, unspecified right knee injury during Friday’s 5-3 loss at No. 9 Denver.


Postgame: No. 9 Denver beats CC, retains Gold Pan

By: Joe Paisley

The only changes were the starting goalies for both teams and inury replacements for injured defensemen -- Denver's Matt VanVoorhis (upper body) and CC's David Radke (lower body).

No. 9 Denver (3-3)


Former Tigers defenseman sparks Team USA in Deutschland Cup victory

By: Joe Paisley

Former Colorado College defenseman Brian Connelly scored to spark a three-goal third period that led to a 5-4 overtime victory for Team USA over Switzerland at the Deutschland Cup on Saturday.

The annual...

Colorado College's comeback attempt in Denver too little, too late

By: Joe Paisley

DENVER - The annual battle for the Gold Pan Trophy brought out the best and worst in the Colorado College Tigers in a frantic but ill-fated third-period comeback in a 5-3 loss at No. 9 Denver.

Junior Luc...

Postgame report: CC rally falls short at No. 9 Denver, 5-3

By: Joe Paisley

CC junior Tyler Marble gets the start Friday night against Denver's Evan Cowley in the opening game of the annual Gold Pan Trophy series.

Colorado College (0-8)


T. Bradley-Rothstein-C....

Emptying the notebook: No. 9 Denver 5, CC 3

By: Joe Paisley

CC changes two Saturday CC game times

Tigers fans may not have noticed an earlier start for two Saturday home games this season.

The Dec. 5 game against No. 19 Miami and the Jan. 30 versus No. 8...

Colorado College's Kivihalme steps up his game on 'D'


Colorado College sophomore defenseman Teemu Kivihalme is playing at the same level he did during a good second half of his rookie season.

That is a bright spot for the winless Tigers, as they resume their...

Air Force Falcons resume league play against early Atlantic Hockey Conference leader Mercyhurst


An early bye week gave Air Force a chance to rest and take stock after a tough opening schedule.

They did well despite a 1-4-1 record. An opening home victory over then-No. 5 Denver was followed by a road...