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Men’s hockey

Division I

NCAA Tournament

East Regional

At Providence, R.I.

Semifinals

Saturday, March 30

Quinnipiac 4, Canisus 3

Union (NY) (21-12-5) vs. Boston College (22-11-4), 8 p.m.

Championship

Sunday, March 31

Quinnipiac vs. Union (NY)-Boston College winner, 5:30 p.m.

Midwest Regional

At Toledo, Ohio

Saturday, March 30

St. Cloud State 5, Notre Dame 1

Miami (Ohio) 4. Minnesota State (Mankato) 0

Championship

Sunday, March 31

St. Cloud State vs. Miami (Ohio) 3 p.m.

Northeast Regional

At Manchester, N.H.

Semifinals

Friday, March 29

Mass.-Lowell 6, Wisconsin 1

New Hampshire 5, Denver 2

Championship

Saturday, March 30

Mass.-Lowel 2. New Hampshire 0

West Regional

At Grand Rapids, Mich.

Semifinals

Friday, March 29

Yale 3, Minnesota 2 (OT)

North Dakota 2, Niagara 1

Championship

Saturday, March 30

Yale 4, North Dakota 1

FROZEN FOUR

At Pittsburgh

Thursday, April 11

Semifinals

East champion vs. Midwest champion, TBA

Mass.-Lowell vs. Yale, TBA

Saturday, April 13

Semifinal winners, TBA.

Yale 4, North Dakota 1

First period: 1. UND, Corban Knights (Andrew MacWilliam, Derek Forbort), 7:22.

Second period: No scoring.

Third period: 2. Y, Josh Balch (Anthony Day, Stu Wilson), 12:25; 3. Y, Jesse Root (Andrew Miller, Tommy Fallen), 15:04, power play; 4. Y, Wilson (Day), 17:39; 5. Y, Kenny Agostino (unassisted), 19:00, empty net.

Goaltender saves: Y, Jeff Malcolm 7-8-9 24; UND, Clarke Saunders 11-14-10 35.

Penalties: Y, 4 minors; UND, 6 minors.

College softball

Division II

Minot State 12, SW Minn. State 2 (6)

SMS 000 200 – 2 3 2

MSU 142 005 – 12 13 0

Mandy Greenberg and Corinne Gautron; Rachel Groff and Kailey Hanson

W – Greenberg; L – Groff

HR – SMS, Amy Dreessen, Morgan Peterson; MSU, Katie Backes.

Highlights: SMS, Dreessen 2-3, HR, RBI, R; MSU, Backes 1-3, HR, 3 RBIs, R, Jen Dixon 2-2, 2 2Bs, RBI, 3 R, Greenberg 6 IP, 2 ER, 3 H, BB, 12 K.

Minot State 9, SW Minn. State 1 (5)

SMS 100 00 – 1 5 0

MSU 131 22 – 9 13 1

Tiffany Friesen and Carmen Vargas and Corinne Gautron; Rachel Hoeppner and Emily Olson

W – Friesen; L – Hoeppner

HR – MSU, Jen Dixon

Highlights: MSU, Friesen 5 IP, ER, 5 H, 8 K, Dixon 3-3, HR, 2B, 2 RBIs, R, Melissa Bell 4-4, 2 2Bs, 4 RBIs, 3 R.

NJCAA

Williston State 8, Dawson CC 4

WSC 223 010 0 – 8 11 0

DCC 010 201 0 – 4 6 0

Williston State 17,

ND State College of Science 1

WSC 270 17 -17 20 1

NDSCS 000 01 – 1 2 2

NAHL

Bismarck 2, Minot 1

First period: 1. M, Mason Morelli (Wesley Iverson, Collin Abitz), 11:54; 2. B, Patrick Moore (Rory Vesel), 13:26.

Second period: No scoring.

Third period: 3. B, Evan Giesler (Matt Pohlkamp, Matt Anders), 2:30, power play.

Goaltender saves: B, Bryan Nies 9-7-10 26; M, Ryan Ruck 12-11-4 27.

Penalties: B, 2 misconducts, 8 minors; M, 2 misconducts, 9 minors.