Nov. 17, 2013
The Big Ten Conference announced today that the start time for the football game between Minnesota and Wisconsin will be 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23. The game will be televised by ESPN.
The 2:30 p.m. start time means that the Minnesota men’s hockey game against Minnesota-Duluth will now be played at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 24 instead of on Saturday, Nov. 23. The game will still be televised by Fox Sports North. The Gophers also host the Bulldogs at 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 22.
Football and Men’s Hockey Schedule for Nov. 22-24
Nov. 22: Hockey, Minnesota-Duluth at Minnesota at 7 p.m. on FSN Plus
Nov. 23: Football, Wisconsin at Minnesota at 2:30 p.m. on ESPN
Nov. 24: Hockey, Minnesota-Duluth at Minnesota at 4 p.m. on FSN or FSN Plus
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`U' Falls in Series Finale
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