University of Denver

04/13/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 04/13/2024 22:14

Denver Hockey Wins Record-Breaking 10th National Championship

Goalie Matt Davis and the University of Denver hockey team shut out Boston College 2-0 to win their 10th program title-becoming the first program to reach the milestone

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April 13, 2024

The University of Denver hockey program defeated Boston College 2-0 for the program's record-breaking 10th NCAA Championship on Saturday at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn. Senior captain McKade Webster (left) and his sister Makenna now each have two national titles during their respective college hockey careers. Makenna won her second title at this season with Ohio State University. (NCAA Photos via Getty Images)

The senior class is among the winningest group in school history with 102 victories in 148 career games. (NCAA Photos via Getty Images)
NCAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player and Goalie Matt Davis made his 26th consecutive start on Saturday evening and made 23 third-period saves in his third shutout of the season. Davis finished the NCAA Tournament with 138 saves and just three goals allowed. Boston College was shut out for the first time since March 11, 2023, where they lost 1-0 against Merrimack. Prior to this game Boston College had outscored NCAA Tournament opponents 29-8. (NCAA Photos via Getty Images)Head Coach David Carle, who is in his sixth season with the team, has won two national championships (2022 and 2024) during his tenure. Carle and Buium won gold with the U.S. National Junior Team back in January.Jared Wright scored the first goal for DU off of a pass from Rieger Lorenz that ricocheted off the near post, bounced off Boston College goaltender Jacob Fowler's back above the bar and went into the net with 10:18 left in the second period. DU outscored their opponents 82-39 in the second period this season. (NCAA Photos via Getty Images)DU finished the season on a nine-game win streak. (NCAA Photos via Getty Images)