Gophers in the News: Hockey City Classic Opening Ceremony

The Gopher women's hockey team kicks off play in the new year by hosting Ohio State at Ridder Arena in a Friday/Saturday series this weekend. However, everyone is already looking forward to the 2014 Hockey City Classic at TCF Bank Stadium next Friday, Jan. 17.

The Hockey City Classic Winter Festival began Thursday night with an opening ceremony and public "Skate with the Greats" event. Catch up on media coverage of the event and stay tuned for much more excitement leading up to the outdoor college hockey double-header next Friday.

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KSTP: Hockey City Classic Comes to TCF Bank Stadium
Jan. 9, 2014

Star Tribune: Hockey City Classic Winter Festival to open at TCF Bank Stadium
Jan. 9, 2014

Star Tribune: Outdoor hockey, Minnesota style
Jan. 9, 2014

WCCO: 'Light The Lamp' Ceremony Opens Hockey City Classic Winter Festival
Jan. 9, 2014

KSTP: Preps for Hockey City Classic Winter Festival Under Way at TCF Stadium
Jan. 8, 2014