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Frozen Faceoff Tickets

The National Collegiate Hockey Conference will hold its fifth annual conference championship, the 2018 NCHC Frozen Faceoff, at Xcel Energy Center in Saint Paul, Minn. The two semifinals take place on Friday, March 16, with the third-place and championship games on Saturday, March 17 in the home of the NHL's Minnesota Wild for the first time.

All-session tickets to the 2018 NCHC Frozen Faceoff are now on sale to the general public.

Fans who purchase all-session ticket packages to the 2018 NCHC Frozen Faceoff by Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017 will become a Priority Ticket Member and receive additional perks surrounding the NCHC’s championship weekend. Priority Ticket Member perks for the 2018 Frozen Faceoff will be announced at a later date.

All-session ticket packages to the 2018 NCHC Frozen Faceoff include two tickets: one ticket to see both semifinals on Friday, March 16 and one ticket to see the third-place game and championship on Saturday, March 17. On March 16, the first semifinal begins at 4:00 p.m. CT with the second game at 7:30 p.m. CT. The following day, the third-place game begins at 3:30 p.m. CT with the championship at 7:30 p.m. CT.

All tournament packages start at $55 and can be purchased at the Xcel Energy Center Box Office, charged by phone at 800-745-3000 or online at To charge by phone using Ticketmaster TDD/TTY, call 800-359-2525. A link to Xcel Energy Center seating chart can be found by clicking here (also on right).

Loyal, all-session ticket buyers from past Frozen Faceoff tournaments were given the first opportunity to purchase 2018 Frozen Faceoff tickets back on Oct. 9.  If you feel you should have received this email and did not, please email

The NCHC will be offering special ticket pricing for NCHC member school students to the Frozen Faceoff. All-session student tickets and the process to purchase them will be released after Jan. 1, 2018.  

Single, day-session tickets, if available, will go on sale to the public in February of 2018. Visit for general information about the NCHC Tournament.

For groups of 12 or more, please call 651-312-3486. For suite rental information, please email

Discounted hotel rooms are available at select hotels in downtown Saint Paul through Visit Saint Paul. A special link to the discounted room rates for Frozen Faceoff fans has been set up. Book your hotel!

Along with the four hockey games at Xcel Energy Center, a NCHC Fan Fest will be held prior to games each day. Other events, including the annual NCHC Awards Celebration and the Official Post-Game Party  location, surrounding the 2018 Frozen Faceoff will be announced at a later date.

2018 NCHC Frozen Faceoff Schedule

Date Game Time (CT)
Friday, March 16 Semifinal Game 1 4:00 p.m.
Friday, March 16 Semifinal Game 2 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 17 Third-Place Game 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 17 Championship Game 7:30 p.m.


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  • On the Glass* - $385
  • Lower level & Club level side sections - $140
  • Lower level & Club level corners - $95
  • Club level ends - $85
  • Lower level ends – lower rows $75
  • Lower level ends – upper rows $55

*On the Glass tickets receive seats in the first row of the 100-level sections plus access to the Audi quattro Club during the tournament with complimentary beer, wine, soda and food.

General Information

General Information

Phone: 651-726-8200

Group Sales

Group Sales

Phone: 651-312-3486

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