UMaine hockey got two ties at the Ice Breaker Tournament in Portland and that was good enough to get a few votes in the USCHO national poll.

North Dakota, one of the teams the Black Bears tied, is now the #1 team in this week's poll.

Michigan State, the other team Maine tied, is ranked #21.

The Black Bears garnered 5 votes, good for #36 in the country.

Maine heads to Union College for a weekend series beginning Friday night.

USCHO.com Division I Men's Poll

October 12, 2015

  Team (First Place Votes) Record Points Last Poll
1 North Dakota (18) 1- 0-1 922 4
2 Providence (13) 1- 0-1 870 7
3 Nebraska-Omaha ( 8) 2- 0-0 842 10
4 Boston College ( 7) 1- 1-0 832 1
5 Denver 1- 1-0 652 5
6 Boston University 0- 1-0 647 3
7 Minnesota-Duluth 0- 1-0 645 2
8 Harvard ( 2) 0- 0-0 629 8
9 Massachusetts-Lowell ( 2) 1- 0-0 555 14
10 Bowling Green 2- 0-0 521 16
11 Michigan 0- 0-0 415 13
12 St. Cloud State 2- 0-0 412 17
13 Yale 0- 0-0 377 12
14 Minnesota State 0- 2-0 316 6
15 Minnesota 0- 1-0 304 9
16 Michigan Tech 0- 0-0 288 15
17 Quinnipiac 2- 0-0 284 18
18 Miami 0- 1-1 234 11
19 St. Lawrence 2- 0-0 211 19
20 Vermont 1- 0-0 128 NR
Others receiving votes: Michigan State 61, Bemidji State 60, Union 54, Northeastern 40, Notre Dame 40, Clarkson 24, Penn State 24, Princeton 19, New Hampshire 18, Robert Morris 17, Rensselaer 15, Colgate 10, Mercyhurst 7, Northern Michigan 6, Cornell 5, Maine 5, Massachusetts 5, Ferris State 3, Wisconsin 2, Brown 1.