The 16-8-1 University of Minnesota Golden Gophers play two hockey games this weekend against the 13-8-1 Colorado College in Minneapolis. Minnesota split a two-game series against rival North Dakota last weekend, losing 2-1 Friday before ending a three-game losing streak and winning 6-2 in Grand Forks. The Tigers also split their two-game series last weekend against St. Cloud State, winning 3-1 Friday before losing 5-4 in overtime on Saturday.
Minnesota enters this weekend ranked fourth in the USCHO poll and second by USA Today/USA Hockey. Colorado College is ranked 11th in both polls
Details for this weekend's series are below.
Game Location: Mariucci Arena, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Game times: Friday January 20th, 7:00 PM CST and Saturday January 21st, 5:00 PM CST
Friday & Saturday TV Schedule: Fox Sports North Announcers: Anthony LaPanta,Casey Hankinson & Doug Woog
Radio: ESPN 1500 Announcers: Wally Shaver & Frank Mazzocco
In addition, Root Sports Rocky Mountain will be broadcasting Friday's game live and tape-delaying Saturday's game until 7:00 PM in that region.