Feb. 25, 2014
ROSEMONT, Ill. - Xcel Energy Center and the Big Ten Conference have announced that single-game tickets for the inaugural Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Tournament Presented by Polaris RZR®, to be held Thursday - Saturday, March 20 - 22, are now on sale.
The tournament will feature all six teams - Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Ohio State, Penn State and Wisconsin - in a single-elimination format. The event will consist of five games (two games on Thursday, March 20; two games on Friday, March 21 and the championship game on Saturday, March 22). The winner of the championship game will be the conference's automatic qualifier to the NCAA Championship.
Tickets can be purchased at the Xcel Energy Center Box Office, Ticketmaster Ticket Centers, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com. To charge by phone using Ticketmaster TDD/TTY, call 800-359-2525. Groups (12+) call 651-312-3486. An arena seating chart is located at www.xcelenergycenter.com/seating/hockey.jsp.
A limited number of all-session ticket packages are still available.
Polaris RZR® is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the inaugural Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Tournament. Polaris, a recognized leader in the PowerSports industry, has a strong relationship with the Big Ten Conference. As a presenting sponsor, Polaris RZR will be recognized throughout the tournament with pre-tournament promotion, in-stadium signage and in-game advertising.
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