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Mike Brown (ice hockey)

Last year's Final Four teams expecting boost from transfers

A few of last year's Final Four teams have added transfers to help restock.

That's particularly apparent at Oregon.

The Ducks had to replace four starters from last year's Final Four team and responded by adding a pair of graduate transfers — Elijah Brown from New Mexico and MiKyle McIntosh from Illinois State. They join Georgetown transfer Paul White, who sat out 2016-17 due to NCAA transfer rules.

Brown could have the biggest impact of the newcomers after leading New Mexico in scoring the last two seasons.

"We knew we were going to be losing a lot of scorers, and he had scored very well," Oregon coach Dana Altman said. "We do have to improve...

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