Mariucci Classic Game Time TV Schedule, Radio & More

After two weeks off for finals and the holidays, the 14-4-1 University of Minnesota hockey team returns to action this weekend as the Gophers host the 5-5-6 Niagara Purple Eagles, 4-9-2 Princeton Tigers and the 7-7-2 Northeastern Huskies in the Mariucci Classic in Minneapolis. The last time Minnesota played, it split a two game series with Michigan Tech with them losing Friday night 3-2 in overtime and winning 6-2 Saturday.

Minnesota enters this weekend the nation's second-ranked team in both the USCHO and USA Today poll. None of the other three teams are ranked although Northeastern did receive votes in the latest USCHO poll.

Details for this weekend's series are below.

Location for all games: Mariucci Arena, Minneapolis, MN
TV Schedule: None (games will be streamed on Gophersports.com but will cost money)

Game times:
Friday December 30 - Northeastern/Princeton 4 PM CST, Minnesota/Niagara 7 PM CST
Saturday December 31 - Niagara vs. Northeastern/Princeton 3 PM CST, Minnesota vs. Northeastern/Princeton 6 PM CST

Radio: ESPN 1500
Announcers: Wally Shaver & Frank Mazzocco

For more Gophers coverage, check out The Daily Gopher.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Minnesota

You must be a member of SB Nation Minnesota to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Minnesota. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Minnesota

You must be a member of SB Nation Minnesota to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Minnesota. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.