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BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – Feb. 16, 2021 – The Men's League of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association will hold its 2021 WCHA Postseason Tournament beginning with its quarterfinal weekend March 12-14 followed by a four-team, one-site championship weekend March 19-20.
The WCHA Postseason will begin with the top four teams each hosting a best-of-three quarterfinal round series. From there, the four highest remaining seeds will meet in a two-round championship weekend at the site of the highest remaining seed March 19-20. The four remaining teams will play single-game semifinals on March 19 with the winners advancing to the WCHA Championship Game on March 20.
The winner of the 2021 WCHA Postseason Tournament receives the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Championship.
Pairings and locations for the quarterfinals will be announced at the conclusion of the regular season.
All games will stream live on FloHockey.tv.
2021 WCHA Postseason Tournament, presented by SPIRE Credit Union
The WCHA will crown a playoff champion at the WCHA Postseason Tournament, presented by SPIRE Credit Union. The tournament winner will receive an automatic bid to the 2021 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Championship.
Jeff Sauer WCHA Championship Trophy, presented by Anderson's Pure Maple Syrup
The winner of the 2021 WCHA Postseason tournament will once again receive the Jeff Sauer WCHA Championship Trophy, presented Anderson's Pure Maple Syrup.
|All-time WCHA Playoff Champions|
|1959-60||Denver* and Michigan Tech*|
|1960-61||Denver* and Minnesota*|
|1965-66||Denver^ and Michigan State^|
|1966-67||Michigan State^ and North Dakota^|
|1967-68||Denver^ and North Dakota^|
|1968-69||Denver+ and Michigan Tech+|
|1969-70||Michigan Tech+ and Wisconsin+|
|1970-71||Denver+ and Minnesota+|
|1971-72||Denver^ and Wisconsin^|
|1972-73||Denver^ and Wisconsin^|
|1973-74||Michigan Tech^ and Minnesota^|
|1974-75||Michigan Tech ^ and Minnesota^|
|1975-76||Michigan Tech^ and Minnesota^|
|1977-78||Colorado College^ and Wisconsin^|
|1978-79||Minnesota^ and North Dakota^|
|1979-80||Minnesota^ and North Dakota^|
|1980-81||Michigan Tech^ and Minnesota^|
|2000-01||St. Cloud State|
|* WCHA first round playoff
^ WCHA second round playoff winners;
+ WCHA East and West Regional playoff winner