Thursday, October 6, 2011
Previewing the Michigan State Spartans
Last season, was another tough year for the Spartans. They missed the NCAA's for the fourth straight season. The bad season meant the end of the line for Head Coach Rick Colmely, as Comley stepped down after his ninth season at the helm for the Spartans. Tomorrow's game will be the first for new Head Coach and former CCHA Commissioner Tom Anastos.
Players to watch out for- Brett Perlini (leading scorer from a season ago), Derek Grant (25 assist a season ago, led team in points), Captain Corey Krugg.
Series Notes- MSU leads BC in the all time series 6-17-1.
Polls- Michigan State is not currently ranked in the USCHO Men's Division 1 poll. Boston College is ranked # 5.
Recent Results- Michigan State has played one exhibition game so far, beating Western Ontario 6-1. Michigan State's leading scorer was Greg Wolfe (2)
Prediction- Eagles 4 Spartans 2.