Wisconsin-Stevens Point Pointers
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Institution: University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point
Location: Stevens Point, Wisconsin
School founded: 1894
Enrollment: 7,725
Colors: Purple and gold
         
Home Arena: K.B. Willett Arena
Capacity: 1,800
Men's Team
Conference: Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Coach: Tyler Krueger
Conf. Championships: 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 2015, 2017
NCAA Championships: 1989, 1990, 1991, 1993, 2016, 2019

The Wisconsin-Stevens Point Pointers are a Men's Division III team in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and played in the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association prior to the formation of the conference's hockey leagues for 2013-14.

The men's program is based out of the K.B. Willett Arena which is located about one mile (1.6km) off campus and owned by the city of Stevens Point.

Men's program[edit | edit source]

The men's program was established for the 1981-82 season.

The team won NCHA regular season championships in 1988-89, 1989-90, 1991-92, 1992-93, 1999-2000,

The team won the NCHA tournament in 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993,

The team won WIAC regular season championship in 2014-15, 2016-17, 2017-18

The team won the WIAC tournament in 2015, 2017

The team made the NCAA tournament in 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991. 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1998, 2014, 2015, 2017, and 2018

The team made Final Four appearances in 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1998, 2014, 2015 and 2018.

The team won the NCAA championship in 1989, 1990, 1991, and 1993

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
NCAA Division II Independent Overall Record
1981-82 - - - - - - - - - 23 2 20 1
1982-83 - - - - - - - - - 19 1 18 0
1983-84 - - - - - - - - - 23 2 21 0
NCAA Division III Independent Overall Record
1984-85 - - - - - - - - - 22 4 18 0
1985-86 - - - - - - - - - 24 12 12 0
Northern Collegiate Hockey Association Overall Record
1986-87 20 9 11 0 18 5th Did not qualify 28 16 12 0
1987-88 24 15 7 2 113 86 32 3rd L, SF 2 games to 1 (Bemidji St) 29 18 9 2 165 118
1988-89 24 23 1 0 132 63 46 1st W, SF 2 games to 1 (Mankato St) W, F 3 points to 1 (Bemidji St) 41 34 5 2 222 119
1989-90 24 19 23 3 116 68 41 1st W, SF 2 games to none (WI-River Falls) W, SF 3 points to 1 (Mankato St) 38 28 4 6 196 103
1990-91 24 16 8 0 129 70 32 3rd W, SF 2 games to none (Bemidji St) W, F 2 games to none (Mankato St) 36 27 9 0 192 98
1991-92 20 14 4 2 105 69 30 1st W, SF 3 points to 1 (Bemidji St) W, F 3 points to 1 (Mankato St) 36 25 7 4 202 114
1992-93 20 17 1 2 105 60 36 1st W, SF 2 games to 1 (WI-Superior) W, 2 games to 1 (Bemidji St) 32 25 5 2 171 111
1993-94 20 13 6 1 84 58 27 2nd L, SF 3 points to 1 (Bemidji St) 29 17 9 3 113 85
1994-95 20 10 5 5 71 61 25 3rd W, QF 3 points to 1 (St. Norbert) W, SF 2 games to 1 (WI-Superior) L, F 2 games to none (Bemidji St) 33 13 13 7 107 110
1995-96 20 7 12 1 59 76 15 T-5th L, QF 3 points to 1 (WI-Superior) 27 11 14 2 84 99
1996-97 20 14 5 1 88 50 29 T-2nd L, SF 2 games to 1 (WI-Superior) 27 17 8 2 119 75
1997-98 20 14 6 0 70 52 28 T-3rd W, QF 2 games to none (Lake Forest) W, SF 2 games to 1 (WI-River Falls) L, F 2 games to 1 (St. Norbert) 34 23 11 0 114 82
1998-99 16 10 6 0 76 57 20 T-3rd W, QF 2 games to none (WI-Eau Claire) L, SF 2 games to none (WI-River Falls) 29 17 11 1 135 99
1999-00 14 12 2 0 60 30 24 1st W, QF 2 games to none (St. Scholastica) W, SF 2 games to none (WI-River Falls) L, F 3 points to 1 (WI-Superior) 31 23 7 1 144 80
2000-01 14 7 7 0 49 48 14 5th W, 2 games to none (WI-Stout) L, SF 2 games to none (WI-Superior) 29 17 12 0 110 94
2001-02 14 8 4 2 54 42 18 3rd W, QF 2 games to none (WI-Stout) L, SF 4-3 (ot) (WI-Superior) 29 18 9 2 109 85
2002-03 14 8 6 0 54 44 16 4th W, QF 3 points to 1 (Lake Forest) L, SF 3-1 (St. Norbert) W, 3P 5-2 (WI-River Falls) 29 15 12 2 109 89
2003-04 14 5 7 2 33 57 12 T-5th W, QF 2 games to 1 (WI-Superior) L, SF 4-1 (WI-River Falls) 28 13 12 3 92 96
2004-05 14 7 6 1 63 58 15 4th L, QF 2 games to none (Lake Forest) 27 12 12 3 102 102
2005-06 14 6 6 2 35 47 14 T-4th L, QF 2 games to none (Lake Forest) 27 12 11 4 82 87
2006-07 14 3 10 1 41 61 7 T-6th L, QF 2 games to none (WI-Stout) 27 7 18 2 83 118
2007-08 14 5 6 3 32 34 12 T-5th L, QF 2 games to none (WI-Stout) 27 14 9 4 83 64
2008-09 14 6 7 1 44 48 13 5th L, QF 2 games to none (St. Norbert) 27 15 10 2 105 79
2009-10 18 6 12 0 48 64 12 T-5th W, QF 2 games to 1 (WI-Stout) L, SF 7-1 (St. Norbert) 28 12 15 1 87 96
2010-11 18 8 9 1 52 47 17 T-3rd W, QF 2 games to 1 (WI-Eau Claire) 28 13 14 1 82 77
2011-12 18 8 6 4 57 48 20 4th L, SF 4-2 (WI-Superior) 29 14 11 4 87 73
2012-13 18 8 9 1 59 57 17 3rd W, QF 2 games to 1 (WI-Superior) W, SF 5-1 (St. Scholastica) L, F 4-0 (St. Norbert) 27 15 11 1 93 76
Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Overall Record
2013-14 12 7 4 1 46 28 15 2nd L, QF 2 games to 1 (WI-Eau Claire) 30 22 6 2 133 58
2014-15 12 10 2 0 54 27 20 1st W, SF 3 points to 1 (WI-Superior) L, F 3-1 (WI-River Falls) 31 23 7 1 134 76
2015-16 8 5 3 0 37 19 10 3rd W, SF 3 points to 1 (WI-Eau Claire) W, F 4-3 (2ot) (WI-River Falls) 31 24 5 2 150 68
2016-17 8 7 1 0 35 15 14 1st of 5 W, SF 2 games to none (WI-Superior) W, F 3-2 (WI-Eau Claire) 29 21 5 3 126 72
2017-18 8 6 0 2 31 16 14 1st of 5 W, SF 2 games to none (WI-River Falls) L, F 3-2 (WI-Eau Claire) 30 21 6 3 109 59
2018-19 8 8 0 0 36 10 16 1st of 5 W, SF 2 games to none (WI-River Falls) W, F 3-2 (WI-Eau Claire) 31 29 0 2 130 46
2019-20 15 10 2 3 67 34 23 T-1st of 6 W, SF 2 games to none (WI-River Falls) L, F 4-2 (WI-Eau Claire) 28 18 7 3 116 67
2020-21

NCAA Tournament Appearances[edit | edit source]

Season First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Championship Third Place
NCAA Division III
1988 N/A L, 2 games to none (WI-River Falls) -- -- N/A
1989 N/A W, 2 games to none (WI-Eau Claire W, 2 games to 1 (Bemidji St) W, 3 points to 1 (RIT) N/A
1990 N/A W, 3 points to 1 (St. Thomas) W, 3 points to 1 (Mankato St) W, F 2 games to 1 (Plattsburgh St) N/A
1991 N/A W, 2 games to none (Lake Forest) W, 5-2 (Babson) W, 6-2 (Mankato St) --
1992 N/A W, 2 games to 1 (St. Thomas) W, 12-7 (Salem St) L, 7-3 (Plattsburgh St) --
1993 N/A W, 2 games to 1 (WI-Superior) W, 7-2 (Elmira) W, 4-3 (ot) (WI-River Falls) --
1994 N/A L, 2 games to none (WI-River Falls) -- -- --
1995 N/A L, 2 games to none (WI-Superior) -- -- --
1998 N/A W, 2 games to 1 (St. Norbert) W, 8-2 (Plattsburgh St) L, 2-1 (Middlebury) --
2014 Bye W, 3-0 (St. Thomas) W, 2-1 (Oswego St) L, 3-1 (St. Norbert) N/A
2015 Bye W, 4-2 (Hamline) W, 6-2 (Amherst) L, 5-2 (Trinity) N/A
2016 Bye W, 5-2 (Adrian) W, 5-1 (Geneseo St) W, 5-1 (St. Norbert) N/A
2017 Bye L, 6-3 (Adrian) -- -- N/A
2018 Bye W, 5-2 (Adrian) L, 3-0 (Salve Regina) -- N/A
2019 Bye W, 3-0 (St. Norbert), W,  5-3 (Hobart) W, 3-2 (ot) Norwich N/A

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