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In search of who's next

Thursday, September 20th

SIOUX CITY, IA -- The United State Hockey League is the top junior hockey league in the U-S. 

It's Fall Classic, a four-day tournament featuring the league's 16 teams, is a showcase event that draws in scouts from both Division One college hockey and the NHL.

Program's like the University of Vermont and Dartmouth know an event like is one of their biggest of the year for finding new talent.  Currently about half the rosters of both the Catamounts and Big Green are populated with players that came from the USHL.

Channel Three Sports' Ashley Chase talked with new UVM assistant coach Kyle Wallack, who last year was a head coach in the USHL, and Dartmouth associate head coach Dave Peters about recruiting and the Fall Classic.

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