St. Norbert Green Knights
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Institution: St. Norbert College
Location: De Pere, Wisconsin
Colors: Green and Gold
Home Arena: Cornerstone Community Center
Capacity: 1,674
Dimensions: 200' x 85'
Men's Team
Conference: Northern Collegiate Hockey Association
Coach: Tim Coghlin
Conf. Championships: 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, 2019
NCAA Championships: 2008, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2018

The St. Norbert Green Knights are a Men's Division III team in Northern Collegiate Hockey Association.

Program History[edit | edit source]

The men's varsity program was started on October 13, 1987. The team started play for the 1988-89 season. The Green Knight club program has existed since 1968, the club team was retained with the elevation to varsity status. The team completed as an independent from 1988 to 1994 when it joined the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association for the 1994-95 season.

The team has been coached by Tim Coghlin since 1994. As of the start of the 2017-18 season he has a record of 507-132-51 (.772 win/loss percentage)

As of the end of the 2018-19 season the team has:

  • won 5 NCAA Division III National Championship (2008, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2018)
  • made 13 D-III Frozen Four appearances (2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • made 18 NCAA Division III Tournament appearances
  • won 15 NCHA Playoff championships
  • won 16 NCHA Regular season championships

Conferences[edit | edit source]

Arenas[edit | edit source]

Head Coaches[edit | edit source]

Year by Year Record[edit | edit source]

Season GP W L T GF GA Pts Finish Conference Tournament GP W L T GF GA
Division III Independent Overall Record
1988-89 20 8 12 0 93 117 - N/A N/A 20 8 12 0 93 117
1989-90 20 6 14 0 86 119 - N/A N/A 20 6 14 0 86 119
1990-91 21 6 15 0 94 143 - N/A N/A 21 6 15 0 94 143
1991-92 26 6 19 1 90 197 - N/A N/A 26 6 19 1 90 197
1992-93 25 10 15 0 135 161 - N/A N/A 25 10 15 0 135 161
1993-94 20 10 9 1 84 82 - N/A N/A 20 10 9 1 84 82
Northern Collegiate Hockey Association Overall Record
1994-95 20 5 12 3 54 70 13 6th L, QF 3 points to 1 (WI-Stevens Point) 27 9 14 4 85 91
1995-96 20 10 8 2 88 73 22 4th W, QF 2 games to none (WI-Eau Claire) L, SF 2 games to none (WI-River Falls) 28 12 13 3 113 100
1996-97 20 16 4 0 94 52 32 1st L, SF 2 games to none (WI-River Falls) 31 21 9 1 128 93
1997-98 20 17 3 0 114 45 34 1st W, QF 2 games to none (St. Scholastica) W, SF 2 games to none (WI-Superior) W, F 2 games to 1 (WI-Stevens Point) 33 27 6 0 185 63
1998-99 16 12 2 2 79 32 26 1st W, QF 2 games to none (St. Scholastica) W, SF 2 games to 1 (WI-Superior) W, F 2 games to none (WI-Stevens Point) 33 25 5 3 170 73
1999-00 14 10 3 1 50 27 21 2nd W, QF 2 games to none (WI-Stout) L, SF 2 games to 1 (WI-Superior) 29 22 5 2 147 64
2000-01 14 9 4 1 64 39 19 3rd W, QF 2 games to none (St. Scholastica) L, SF 2 games to 1 (WI-River Falls) 29 18 8 3 129 72
2001-02 14 12 0 2 81 33 26 1st W, QF 2 games to none (St. Scholastica) W, SF 3-2 (2ot) (WI-River Falls) W, F 4-3 (ot) (WI-Superior) 31 23 5 3 168 73
2002-03 14 12 1 1 67 28 25 1st W, QF 2 games to none (WI-Eau Claire) W, SF 3-1 (WI-Stevens Point) W, F 5-2 (WI-Superior) 31 27 2 2 164 66
2003-04 14 11 2 1 79 35 23 1st W, QF 2 games to none (St, Scholastica) W, SF 3-2 (Lake Forest) W, F 2-0 (WI-River Falls) 32 27 3 2 175 55
2004-05 14 12 0 2 64 25 26 1st W, QF 2 games to none (WI-Eau Claire) W, SF 2-1 (WI-Stevens Point) W, F 8-3 (WI-Superior) 30 24 3 3 147 67
2005-06 14 10 2 2 57 19 22 1st W, QF 2 games to none (WI-Eau Claire) W, SF 7-2 (WI-Stout) L, F 3-2 (ot) (WI-Superior) 32 25 5 2 150 63
2006-07 14 10 3 1 55 32 21 1st W, QF 2 games to none (WI-Eau Claire) W, SF 4-2 (WI-Stout) W, F 3-0 (St. Scholastica) 31 25 4 2 136 56
2007-08 14 10 0 4 53 18 24 1st W, QF 2 games to none (Lake Forest) W, SF 1- (St. Scholastica) W, F 4-3 (ot) (WI-Stout) 32 27 1 4 118 43
2008-09 14 8 5 1 46 33 17 4th W, QF 2 games to none (WI-Stevens Point) L, SF 3-0 (WI-Superior) 28 19 8 1 109 62
2009-10 18 14 2 2 74 32 30 1st W, SF 7-1 (WI-Stevens Point) W, F 7-1 (WI-River Falls) 31 24 4 3 127 54
2010-11 18 14 3 1 57 36 29 1st W, SF 5-3 (WI-River Falls) W, F 2-1 (WI-Superior) 30 25 4 1 103 54
2011-12 18 12 4 2 66 45 26 1st W, SF 2-0 (WI-Eau Claire) W, F 4-0 (WI-Stevens Point) 31 21 5 5 116 64
2012-13 18 13 4 1 72 31 27 2nd W, QF 2 games to none (WI-Stout) W, SF 2-1 (St. Scholastica) W, F 3-0  (WI-Eau Claire) 30 23 6 1 119 52
2013-14 18 16 2 0 88 22 32 1st W, QF 2 games to none (Lawrence) W, SF 6-0 (Lake Forest) W, F 6-1 (St. Scholastica) 32 28 3 1 153 46
2014-15 18 13 4 1 81 33 27 2nd of 10 W, QF 2 games to none (Lawrence) W, SF 3-1 (MSOE) L, F 4-2 (Adrian) 28 20 6 2 126 49
2015-16 20 17 2 1 93 27 35 1st of 6 North W, SF 2 games to none (Marian) L, F 4-1 (Adrian) 31 25 4 2 137 52
2016-17 20 15 4 1 78 31 31 1st of 5 South W, SF 4-0 (St. Scholastica) W, F 3-2 (Adrian) 29 22 6 1 109 48
2017-18 18 15 3 0 86 29 30 1st of 5 South W, QF 2 games to none (Lawrence) W, SF 3-0 (Marian) W, F 2-1 (ot) (Adrian) 32 27 4 1 126 47
2018-19 18 14 3 1 83 31 29 1st of 6 South W, DSF 2 games to none (Finlandia) W, SF 6-2 (Marian) W, F 4-1 (Adrian) 31 23 5 3 131 53
2019-20 20 11 7 2 73 45 24 2nd of 5 North W, QF 2 games to none (Lawrence) W, SF 2-0 (Marian) L, F 3-2 (Adrian) 29 17 10 2 113 66


NCAA Tournament Appearances[edit | edit source]

Season First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Championship Third Place
1997 N/A L, 2 games to 1 (WI-Superior) -- -- N/A
1998 N/A L, 2 games to 1 (WI-Stevens Point) -- -- N/A
1999 N/A L, 2 games to 1 (Middlebury) -- -- N/A
2002 Bye L, 2 games to none (WI-Superior) -- -- N/A
2003 Bye L, 5-2 (WI-River Falls) -- -- N/A
2004 Bye W, 3-0 (WI-River Falls) W, 4-1 (Plattbsurgh St) L, 1-0 (ot) (Middlebury) N/A
2005 Bye L, 3-2 (St. Norbert) -- -- N/A
2006 Bye W, 8-2 (WI-Superior) W, 5-4 (ot) (Hobart) L, 3-0 (Middlebury) N/A
2007 Bye W, 4-1 (Bethel) L, 4-3 (ot) (Oswego St) -- N/A
2008 Bye W, 2-1 (ot) (St. Thomas) W, SF 3-0 (Norwich) W, F 2-0 (Plattsburgh St) N/A
2010 W, 4-3 (Adrian) W, 3-1 (Gustavus Adolphus) W, 4-3 (Oswego St) L, F 2-1 (ot) (Norwich) N/A
2011 Bye W, 4-0 (Hamline) W, 3-2 (Norwich) W, 4-3 (Adrian) N/A
2012 W, 3-1 (St. Thomas) W, 4-1 (Gustavus Adolphus) W, 4-1 (Norwich) W, 4-1 (Oswego St) N/A
2013 Bye L, 3-1 (WI-Eau Claire) -- -- N/A
2014 Bye W, 7-2 (Adrian) W, 6-2 (Geneseo St) W, 3-1 (WI-Stevens Point) N/A
2016 Bye W, 6-1 (Augsburg) W, 8-7 (ot) (Mass-Boston) L, 5-1 (WI-Stevens Point) N/A
2017 Bye W, 4-3 (ot) (Augsburg) L, SF 3-2 (Trinity) N/A
2018 Bye W. 5-2 (Augsburg) W, 4-3 (Colby) W, 3-2 (2ot) (Salve Regina) N/A
2019 W, 4-3 (ot) (Augsburg) L, 3-0 (WI-Stevens Point) -- -- N/A

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