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Minnesota-Duluth upends CC hockey late

UMD defenseman gets one-game suspension for hit on Tiger
By: Joe Paisley - 0 1 hr ago

The NCHC issued a one-game suspension to Minnesota-Duluth junior defenseman Brenden Kotyk on Monday under the league’s supplemental discipline...

Tigers preparing for Saturday game in different ways
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sat, Feb 6, 2016

Every hockey player prepares himself in a different fashion.

About a dozen Tigers took part in the optional Saturday morning skate at Amsoil...

CC hockey notes: Coming home, familiar faces
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sat, Feb 6, 2016

Some Tigers happy to be home

One of the benefits of playing in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference are regular road trips to Minnesota,...

Minnesota-Duluth rallies past CC hockey
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Feb 5, 2016

Colorado College made only a minor change to its lines from the previous game as they prepare to take on unranked Minnesota-Duluth at Amsoil Arena....

AFA's Dylewski finalist for national humanitarian award
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Thu, Feb 4, 2016

Air Force senior goalie Chris Dylewski is one of five finalists for the 2016 Hockey Humanitarian Award.

The award recognizes a college...

Air Force's Starrett earns fourth Atlantic Hockey honor
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, Feb 2, 2016

Air Force freshman Shane Starrett is the Atlantic Hockey Conference goalie of the week for the second time this season after he helped lead Air Force...

Former Tiger on the move in Sweden
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Mon, Feb 1, 2016

Former Colorado College forward Joey Crabb was traded from the sixth-place Vaxjo Lakers of Sweden’s top division to the first-place Frolunda Indians...

No. 12 Omaha routs CC hockey
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sat, Jan 30, 2016

Omaha shifts each line and defensemen pairings while CC stays pat after Friday's 5-1 win.

UNO is now 0-5 all-time on Fridays in Colorado...

CC pulls away from No. 12 Nebraska-Omaha
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Jan 29, 2016

PREGAME

No. 12 Nebraska-Omaha

LW-C-RW

Randolph-Guentzel-Parizek

Moreli-Vesel-Ortega

Pearce-Lane-Galt

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Recent surge has Tigers eyeing standings climb
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, Jan 27, 2016

Picking up four points in the last two road series against the National Collegiate Hockey Conference leaders served notice to the league and reminded...

Freshmen defensemen making strides for Tigers
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, Jan 26, 2016

The third defensive pairing of freshmen Jake Emilio and Ben Israel showed how far they have come with a strong road series at No. 2 North Dakota this...

CC hockey radio show is tonight
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, Jan 26, 2016

The monthly CC hockey coaches show with Mike Haviland is scheduled for 6 tonight at Old Chicago Pizza and Taproom in downtown Colorado Springs.

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Pregame: CC at No. 2 North Dakota
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sat, Jan 23, 2016

gets the start on Saturday.

LINES

Colorado College

LW-C-RW

14 Trey Bradley–13 Cody Bradley–23 Matt Hansen
18 Hunter...

Pregame: Niagara at AFA hockey lines
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sat, Jan 23, 2016

No changes for Air Force – a first this season – and only minor tweaks for Niagara as both Atlantic Hockey teams warm up for game 2 of their series...

CC rallies from down 4-0 for 5-5 road tie at No. 2 North Dakota
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Jan 22, 2016

The return of freshman Trey Bradley from a two-game league suspension boosts the Colorado College depth up front. He will play on a line centered by...

Air Force hockey holds off Niagara
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Jan 22, 2016

Air Force looks to improve on its 8-3-2 record since a challenging nonconference slate. Niagara junior defenseman Kevin Patterson is skating on the...

CC at Denver outdoor game scheduled for ROOT TV
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Jan 22, 2016

The Colorado Rockies announced via Instagram that the Battle on Blake outdoor game between Colorado College and Denver will be broadcast live on ROOT...

Former Tigers winger Wamsganz traded to hometown team
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, Jan 20, 2016

The ECHL's Alaska Aces acquired Anchorage forward Scott Wamsganz in a trade with Missouri on Wednesday.

The former Colorado College forward...

KRDO TV switches CC hockey broadcast to Friday
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, Jan 20, 2016

Due to a scheduling conflict, KRDO TV will broadcast Friday’s National Collegiate Hockey Conference between Colorado College and No. 2 North Dakota. The...

Schwartz brothers enjoying good week in pros
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, Jan 20, 2016

It has been a good week for the Schwartz brothers.

Jaden Schwartz took part in this morning’s skate for the St. Louis Blues before tonight’s...

Air Force goalie Dylewski up for national humanitarian award
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, Jan 19, 2016

Colorado Springs native Chris Dylewski of Air Force is one of 18 nominees for the 2016 Hockey Humanitarian Award.

The award recognizes college...

Air Force's Starrett Atlantic Hockey Conference goalie of the week
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, Jan 19, 2016

Air Force freshman Shane Starrett is the Atlantic Hockey Conference goaltender of the week after allowing only one goal in a 1-0-1 weekend at service...

Air Force hockey jockeying for desired playoff bye
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Mon, Jan 18, 2016

Every point is precious for Air Force hockey as the fourth-place Falcons jockey for playoff positioning headed into this weekend’s Atlantic Hockey...

CC hockey gets commit from Ottawa forward
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Mon, Jan 18, 2016

Cumberland Grads forward Branden Makara, 18, committed to Colorado College on Friday. He is scheduled to join the National Collegiate Hockey...

Four former CC goalie greats leading camp this summer
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Fri, Jan 15, 2016

Four former Colorado College goalies are coming back to Colorado Springs this summer to hold a three-day training camp for youth netminders.

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Trey Bradley anxious to don a Tigers uniform again
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, Jan 13, 2016

Colorado College freshman Trey Bradley has been experiencing a tough stint over the past few weeks after a game disqualification and a subsequent...

Former CC defenseman Young called up to ECHL
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, Jan 12, 2016

The Mississippi RiverKings on Monday announced that defenseman Ian Young has been called up to the Elmira Jackals of the ECHL. There is no timetable...

CC junior Christian Heil recovering well from injury
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, Jan 12, 2016

The mood remained a happy one even through conditioning drills at Tuesday’s Colorado College hockey practice. A big road win the weekend before can...

Air Force hockey sophomore Erik Baskin wins player of the week honor
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, Jan 12, 2016

Air Force sophomore Erik Baskin is the Atlantic Hockey Conference player of the week after he helped lead the Falcons to a sweep of American...

Blogger Bio

Joe Paisley is a member of the Hobey Baker Memorial Award Selection Committee. He joined 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 began his career in Butte, Mont in 1994 where his first sports 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.

He moved on to the Gazette in March 2006 to become the high school sports editor; a position he held for more than three years.

Paisley and his wife live in the Old Colorado City area with their dog, Lucky.

Twitter: @Paisleyhockey

Email: joe.paisley@gazette.com.