The playoffs are next for the UMaine hockey team. Maine will play at Merrimack next weekend, the first team to win two games will advance to the league final four. Maine is currently ranked 14th in the country, but that doesn’t mean that they’ll make the 16 team NCAA field. The PairWise power ranking has Maine as the 18th best team. Maine hasn’t lost any of its last seven games. They also handled highly ranked Merrimack quite easily just two weeks ago.