The 17-9-1 University of Minnesota Golden Gophers play two hockey games this weekend in a home-and-home series against 10-12-4 St. Cloud State Huskies. Friday's game is in Minneapolis, Minnesota while Saturday's rematch is 90 miles up the road in St. Cloud, Minnesota.
Both teams split their series last weekend. The Huskies beat North Dakota 3-1 Friday before losing 3-2 and Minnesota lost and won against Colorado College by matching 2-1 scores.
The Gophers enter this weekend ranked third in both major polls while St. Cloud State is unranked.
Details for this weekend's series are below.
Friday January 27th
Game Location: Mariucci Arena, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Game Time: 7:00 PM CST
TV Schedule: BTN (Find Your Channel Here)
Announcers: Dan Kelly & Rob Andringa
Friday Radio: ESPN 1500
Saturday January 28th:
Game Location: National Hockey Center, St. Cloud, Minnesota
Game Time: 7:00 PM
TV Schedule: Fox Sports North
Announcers: Kevin Gorg & Dan Kelly
Saturday Radio: 95.3 Praise FM
Announcers Both Nights: Wally Shaver & Frank Mazzocco
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