This is the 1987 NCAA Division III Men's Hockey Championship. This is the fourth time the event was held.
In 1990 the appearance and statistics for Plattsburgh State (and its' players) were later vacated by the NCAA Committee on Infractions, due to violations of NCAA rules by the school's hockey program.
First Round (Best of three with mini game if tied after two games)
- Plattsburgh State defeated Norwich University two games to one (6-2, 3-4, 2-1 (ot))
- Bemidji State defeated Concordia-Moorhead two games to none (3-1, 8-6)
- Oswego State defeated Babson College two games to one (3-2, 1-2, 1-0)
- St. Cloud State defeated Salem State College two games to one (4-8, 3-2 (ot), 2-1)
Most Outstanding Player
- Chris Panek, Defenseman, Plattsburgh State
- Goaltender: Craig Barnett, Plattsburgh State
- Defenseman: Chris Panek, Plattsburgh State
- Defenseman: Peter Wasserman, Oswego State
- Forward: Joey Ferras, Plattsburgh State
- Forward: Dave Piromalli, Plattsburgh State
- Forward: Rian Reed, St. Cloud State
note: Members of the Plattsburgh State team appearances on this list (as well as the outstanding player award) was later vacated as a result of the sanctions issued against Plattsburgh State.