In the final ranking of the season Delaware was ranked 9th. That qualfies the Blue Hens for their first trip to Regionals. For the second straight ranking period the #2 seed fell out of the auto-bid spot. Bowling Green posted back to back 7-3 victories over Miami, enough to propel them from 13th to 10th and knock Maryland out of regionals. Miami fell from 2nd to 5th. Florida Gulf Coast was the unanimous number 1. UMBC claimed the 2nd autobid.
Southeast Ranking #5:
In ACHA Division 2, four regions each send four teams to the national championship tournament. Teams ranked first and second in each region go straight to nationals. Teams 3-10 compete in a single elimination regional tournament for the final two spots. This year’s regional tournament is hosted by Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA February 22-23, 2014.