Former RoughRiders Go For National Title Saturday

By Jeff Johnson, Reporter


By Grant Burkhardt

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Stu Wilson and Tommy Fallen are part of a Yale men’s hockey team that plays Quinnipiac Saturday night at 6 for the NCAA Division I national championship. The game is on ESPN.

Wilson is a freshman forward for the Bulldogs who played three seasons for the RoughRiders (2009-2012). He has nine goals and eight assists in 36 games this season.

Fallen is a sophomore defenseman who has seven goals and 16 assists in 36 games. He played for the Riders two seasons (2009-10 and 2010-11).

Quinnipiac, which knocked off St. Cloud State in Thursday’s semifinals, has beaten Yale three times this season. The Bulldogs edged Massachusetts-Lowell in overtime, 3-2, on Thursday night to gain the finals.

Lowell featured former RoughRiders Ryan McGrath and Greg Amlong.

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