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10-22-2012, 05:22 PM
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Originally Posted by BanginPanger View Post
Hey, at least the RIT win was the biggest in program history, that's gotta mean something right?
Yeah, no it wasn't. Even if they swept Michigan it wouldn't have been the best weekend in program history (that would be beating #2 Denver 2-1 and then #9 (I think) New Hampshire the next day 6-2 to get to the Frozen Four.

Last year's team, as disappointing as it was, arguably had a bigger win against eventual National runners-up Ferris State in route to winning Vermont's midseason tournament as well (they beat Lake Superior State either the day before or the day after, I forget which).

RIT has a history of beating big time programs - they have an overall winning record against Cornell, beat Minnesota in their 2nd year of D-1, the aforementioned wins over Denver and UNH....obviously beating Michigan was awesome, but frankly losing to PSU takes a ton of luster off of that.

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