Men's Poll

(2021-22 Season, Final Poll)

First-place votes in parentheses

Rank School Last Week's Rating 2021-22 Record Weeks in Top 15
1. University of Denver, 510 (34) 3 31-9-1 24
2. Minnesota State University, 476 1 38-6-0 26
3. University of Michigan, 425 2 31-10-1 26
4. University of Minnesota, 422 4 26-13-0 26
5. University of Minnesota Duluth, 351 6 22-16-4 26
6. Western Michigan University, 342 5 26-12-1 22
7. Quinnipiac University, 299 7 32-7-3 26
8. University of Notre Dame, 284 8 28-12-0 21
9. University of North Dakota, 238 9 24-14-1 26
10. University of Massachusetts, 204 10 22-13-2 26
11. St. Cloud State University, 157 11 18-15-4 26
12. Northeastern University, 125 13 25-13-1 14
13. University of Massachusetts Lowell, 120 12 21-11-3 14
14. Michigan Tech University, 62 14 21-13-3 10
15. Harvard University, 48 15 21-11-3 12

Others Receiving Votes: AIC, 7; Ohio State, 6; Clarkson, 4.

Notes: The University of Denver wins its ninth NCAA title in program history with a 5-1 victory against Minnesota State University in the national championship last Saturday… The NCHC leads with five teams in the ranking, while the Big Ten and HEA have three, and the CCHA and ECAC have two... Team records are listed as W-L-T.

About the Poll: The 27th annual USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Men's College Hockey Poll is conducted each week in conjunction with the American Hockey Coaches Association. The poll includes input from coaches and journalists representing each of the six NCAA Division I ice hockey conferences, as well as composite votes from officers of the AHCA and USA Hockey.