St. Cloud State is joining the parade of schools that will pay the total cost of attendance for at least some athletes.
Goaltender Drew Fielding joined former St. Thomas forward Steve Aronson as the only players to win the Player of the Year award multiple times in conference history.
Out of the 12 conference titles up for grabs this winter, St. Thomas won nine of them. These included six conference championships out of the eight winter sports.
Forward Nick Nielsen’s tally less than two minutes later proved to be the game-winner as the St. Thomas men’s hockey team defeated St. John’s 3-1 Friday night.