By @MichaelCaples –
Along with announcing the conference’s preseason watch list (see Spartans and Wolverines selections), the Big Ten has announced its preseason coaches’ poll for the upcoming 2018-19 season.
The coaches have Ohio State finishing in the top spot of the college hockey conference this year, followed by the Michigan Wolverines.
Notre Dame checks in at No. 3, while Minnesota follows at No. 4.
Penn State and Wisconsin take up spots No. 5 and No. 6, respectively, while Michigan State follows in seventh.
2018-19 Big Ten Preseason Poll
- Ohio State
- Notre Dame
- Penn State
- Michigan State
Other Michigan names on other Big Ten programs who received preseason watch list recognition:
Rem Pitlick – Minnesota (Muskegon Lumberjacks alum)
Mason Jobst – Ohio State (Muskegon Lumberjacks alum)
Dakota Joshua – Ohio State (Dearborn native)