ST. PAUL — Miami University hockey coach Chris Bergeron is typically pretty blunt when he talks with the media. His first two seasons with the RedHawks, his teams have finished seventh in the eight-team NCHC twice. "The bottom line is that we've gotten our rear end kicked for two years," Bergeron said Sept. 16 at NCHC Media Day. Bergeron and defenseman Derek Daschke talk about what could help turn things around for Miami with All-NCHC Second Team goalie Ludvig Persson providing the base.

Newsletter signup for email alerts

For more hockey news: The Rink Live is your top-shelf destination for regional hockey coverage. Situated in the country's premiere hockey footprint, skate on over for exclusive content and the latest in college, USHL and high school hockey. Subscribers to Forum Communications' network of newspapers also enjoy access to The Rink Live as part of their membership.