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VIDEO: College Hockey Inc. connects coaches and potential NCAA athletes

Jeff Malcolm of the Yale Bulldogs makes a save on Jordan Samuels-Thomas of the Quinnipiac Bobcats. The two teams met in the Frozen Four final. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

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Jeff Malcolm of the Yale Bulldogs makes a save on Jordan Samuels-Thomas of the Quinnipiac Bobcats. The two teams met in the Frozen Four final. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

The NCAA and the Canadian League have both established themselves as viable stepping stones to the NHL. As a result, the battle for elite young hockey players has never been more intense. But due to NCAA regulations, the CHL had a distinct advantage recruiting young Canadians until about three years ago when College Hockey Inc. entered the fray.
 
Formed with resources from USA Hockey through a grant from the NHL, the organization is working to level the playing field by bringing collegiate coaches and athletes together.
 
THN’s Ryan Kennedy takes a closer look at the role College Hockey Inc. plays in the ongoing battle between the NCAA and the CHL for the next wave of top hockey talent.

 


 
REPORTER: Ryan Kennedy | PRODUCER: Ted Cooper

 

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