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This is the 1953-54 Western Intercollegiate Hockey League season.  This was the league's  first season under this name and the third season overall.

As each team made its own league schedule, the final standings appear to be based on winning percentage.

Team                        GP  W  L T  Pct   P  GF GA
Minnesota Golden Gophers    20 16  3 1 .825 20.5  -  -
Michigan Wolverines         16 12  3 1 .781 18.5  -  -
North Dakota Fighting Sioux 16  9  6 1 .594 14.5  -  -
Colorado College Tigers     14  6  8 0 .429 11    -  -
Denver Pioneers             14  7  7 0 .500 11    -  -
Michigan State Spartans     18  4 13 1 .250  6.5  -  -
Michigan Tech Huskies       18  2 16 0 .111  2    -  -

The league did not have a post-season tournament.

NCAA Tournament[]

Semifinals[]

Consolation Game[]

  • Michigan defeated Boston College, 7 to 2

National Championship[]

  • Rennsselaer defeated Minnesota, 5 to 4 in overtime