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Quarterfinals

March 9-11 (campus sites)

Frozen Faceoff

March 16-17 (Xcel Energy Center)

Quarterfinals

March 9-11 (campus sites)

Frozen Faceoff

March 16-17 (Xcel Energy Center)

2018 NCHC Tournament Schedule

Date Game Time (CT)/Result
March
9-11
Best-of-3
No. 8 seed at No. 1 seed TBA
March
9-11
Best-of-3
No. 7 seed at No. 2 seed TBA
March
9-11
Best-of-3
No. 6 seed at No. 3 seed TBA
March
9-11
Best-of-3
No. 5 seed at No. 4 seed TBA
Mar. 16 Semifinal One 4:00 p.m.
Mar. 16 Semifinal Two 7:30 p.m.
Mar. 17 Third-Place Game 3:30 p.m.
Mar. 17 Championship Game 7:30 p.m.
Frozen Faceoff Results
Quarterfinal Results
Fan Events

NCHC Frozen Faceoff fan events to be announced in the coming months.

Xcel Energy Center
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Address: 199 W. Kellogg Blvd., Saint Paul, MN 55102
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Considered one of the finest arenas in the world, Xcel Energy Center is a one-of-a-kind, multi-purpose sports and entertainment facility located in downtown Saint Paul, home to more than 150 sporting and entertainment events and roughly 1.7 million visitors each year. Xcel Energy Center opened on Sept. 29, 2000 and has been home to the NHL’s Wild ever since. In addition, the arena hosts the Minnesota State High School League Boys’ & Girls’ Hockey Tournaments annually and has previously been the home of both the Western Collegiate Hockey Association’s (WCHA) championship weekend and the Big Ten’s championship tournament. Other hockey-related events held at Xcel Energy Center include the 2002 and 2011 NCAA Men’s Frozen Four, the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, the 2004 NHL All-Star Game, the 2004 World Cup of Hockey and the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. Xcel Energy Center will also host the 2018 NCAA Frozen Four next April. For more on Xcel Energy Center, click here

Hotels

Special NCHC Fan Discounted Rates Coming Soon

Food & Drinks

Eagle Street Grille
Blocks Away: 0
American Food
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Herbie's on the Park
Blocks Away: 0
American Tavern
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The Liffey
Blocks Away: 0
Irish Pub
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Zamboni’s Pizza Pub
Blocks Away: 0
Pizza & Sandwiches
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Seventh Street Truck Park
Blocks Away: 0
Pizza, Ribs, Tacos, Chicken, Ice Cream
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Cossetta’s
Blocks Away: 1
Italian Eatery
Website

Patrick McGovern’s Pub
Blocks Away: 1
Irish American Pub
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Tom Reid’s Hockey City Pub
Blocks Away: 2
American Pub
Website

Attractions