Around the Horn

Beavers to host scrimmages Wednesday

The Minot State University women’s basketball team will host a pair of scrimmages against two junior colleges Wednesday at the MSU Dome.

The Beavers play Bismarck State College at 4 p.m. and Williston State College at 6 p.m. No scores or statistics will be kept during the two games.

MSU’s scrimmages are free and open to the public.

UND hockey remains No. 6 in latest poll

The University of North Dakota men’s hockey team split a pair of contests at Miami (Ohio) over the weekend and remained at No. 6 in the newest USCHO.com poll released Tuesday.

UND defeated the former No. 1 Redhawks 4-2 on Friday before dropping a 6-2 decision Saturday. Miami (Ohio) fell two spots to No. 3.

Minnesota jumped up two spots to grab the No. 1 ranking, receiving 31 first-place votes. Notre Dame received 11 first-place votes and sit at No. 2 in the poll. Michigan and Boston College round out the top five.