2013 Playoff Picture2013-02-10
Top 6 teams are locked in; Seeds #4 thru #6 still up for grabs
Niagara University clinches the Regular Season Championship, SUNY Buffalo takes the #2 seed and Syracuse comes in at #3. Those are the guarenteed seeds.
Currently, #4 houses SUNY Oswego. Coach Peacock and staff have clinched the playoffs every year since 2007. They have two games remaining against Syracuse and Niagara. They hold a two point lead over BInghamton.
Seed #5 belongs to Binghamton, the 2009-10 NECHL Playoff Champions. They hold a one point lead over Ithaca College with one game remaining in the regular season against RIT.
Ithaca College takes the #6 seed but currently, they have the opportunity to steal another 6 points with 3 games remaining. Their OT win today against Cornell solidified their playoff berth as they look to continue to roll.
Northtown Center in Amherst, NY will host the 2012-13 NECHL playoffs. Play starts on Friday the 22nd at 5pm. Stay tuned for more info regarding the final seedings.