Sept. 11, 2013
MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota men's hockey program announced today that the Gophers will host an exhibition game at 7 p.m. CT on Oct. 5 at Mariucci Arena against Lethbridge. The exhibition game is included in all season-ticket packages.
Additionally, Minnesota and College Hockey, Inc., have finalized matchups for the Oct. 11-12 Ice Breaker Tournament at Mariucci Arena. The Gophers will officially open the 2013-14 season on Oct. 11 against Mercyhurst at 7 p.m. while New Hampshire and Clarkson will face off earlier in the day at 4 p.m. The Ice Breaker Tournament features a championship format with the losers of both Friday games playing at 4 p.m. on Saturday followed by the championship game at 7 p.m.
More information, including additional game times and a television broadcast schedule for the 2013-14 season, will be made public as it becomes available.
Season tickets are still available for the 2013-14 Gopher Hockey season - the team's first campaign in the Big Ten Conference. For more information on season tickets, visit MyGopherSports.com or call the Gopher ticket office at 1-800-846-7437.
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