Minnesota Hockey Magazine

Minnesota Schools Featured Six Times on Inaugural NCHC CBS Sports Network Schedule

NCHC logoThe National Collegiate Hockey Conference announced today that its inaugural season in 2013-14 will feature a package of 18 games televised nationally on CBS Sports Network. 15 regular season games and the NCHC Conference Semifinals and Championship matchups are included in the package.

Minnesota’s NCHC schools will be featured six times with the spotlight shining on St. Cloud State four times and Minnesota-Duluth twice, including an opening night clash at Colorado College on Friday, Oct. 18 as the nightcap of a double-header led by North Dakota’s visit to Miami.

“We are excited about our partnership with CBS Sports Network,” newly-appointed NCHC Commissioner, Josh Fenton, said in a joint statement released by the league and the network. “The NCHC is committed to showcasing our conference nationally and the CBSSN_logorelationship with CBS Sports Network helps us accomplish this goal.”

“We are proud to be the NCHC’s national television partner and are looking forward to an exciting inaugural season, showcasing some of the best college hockey in the country,” added Dan Weinberg, Senior Vice President, Programming, CBS Sports Network.

The full schedule is below with all faceoff times yet to be determined.

2013-14 CBS Sports Network Schedule

Oct. 18 (Fri)

North Dakota at Miami

Steve Cady Arena, Oxford, OH

Minnesota-Duluth at Colorado   College

Colorado Springs World Arena,   Colorado Springs, CO

TBD

TBD

Nov. 15   (Fri)

Wisconsin at Miami

Steve Cady Arena, Oxford, OH

Michigan at Nebraska-Omaha

CenturyLink Center, Omaha, NE

TBD

TBD

Dec. 6   (Fri)

North Dakota at Western Michigan

Lawson Ice Arena, Kalamazoo, MI

TBD

Dec. 13   (Fri)

Western Michigan at   Minnesota-Duluth

AMSOIL Arena, Duluth, MN

TBD

Jan. 10   (Fri)

Colorado College at North Dakota

Ralph Engelstad Arena, Grand Forks, ND

TBD

Jan. 17   (Fri)

Western Michigan at St. Cloud   State

The Herb Brooks National Hockey Center, St. Cloud, MN

TBD

Jan. 24   (Fri)

North Dakota at Denver

Magness Arena, Denver, CO

TBD

Feb. 7   (Fri)

Western Michigan at Miami

Steve Cady Arena, Oxford, OH

TBD

Feb. 14   (Fri)

Miami at North Dakota

Ralph Engelstad Arena, Grand Forks, ND

TBD

Feb. 21   (Fri)

St. Cloud State at Miami

Steve Cady Arena, Oxford, OH

Colorado College at Denver

Magness Arena, Denver, CO

TBD

TBD

Feb. 28   (Fri)

North   Dakota at St. Cloud State

The Herb Brooks National Hockey   Center, St. Cloud, MN

TBD

Mar. 7   (Fri)

St. Cloud State at Colorado   College

Colorado Springs World Arena,   Colorado Springs, CO

TBD

Mar. 21   (Fri)

NCHC Semifinal #1

Target Center, Minneapolis, MN

NCHC Semifinal #2

Target Center, Minneapolis, MN

TBD

TBD

Mar. 22   (Sat)

NCHC Championship Game

Target Center, Minneapolis, MN

TBD