SignUp
Sport Page
UND and Denver are tied with UNO for second place in the NCHC.
Game Notes: UND heads to DU for key NCHC series
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Tuesday 01/23/2014 20:11:28 (ET)
by Jayson Hajdu, UND Athletic Media Relations
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop Files available

#18 North Dakota
(12-7-3, 7-5-0 NCHC)
at
#16 Denver
Pioneers
(12-7-5, 6-4-2 NCHC)

Friday, Jan. 24, 8:37 p.m. Central • Magness Arena (3,642) • Denver, Colo.
Radio: 96.1 FM The Fox • Webcast: None • TV: CBS Sports Network

Saturday, Jan. 25, 8:07 p.m. Central • Magness Arena (3,642) • Denver, Colo.
Radio: 96.1 FM The Fox • Webcast: None • TV: Root Sports Rocky Mountain

This Week                        
Longtime rivals North Dakota and Denver do battle for the first time as NCHC members this week when the two teams square off at Magness Arena in Denver.

UND and the Pioneers both enter the week tied with Nebraska Omaha for second place in the NCHC, two points behind league-leader St. Cloud State.

Media Coverage    
All UND men’s hockey games, home and away, can be heard on 96.1 FM (The Fox) and on stations across the UND Hockey Radio Network. Veteran broadcaster Tim Hennessy, in his 35th season as the voice of UND men’s hockey, calls the action while Steve Olson provides analysis during home games.

Friday’s game will be telecast live nationally on CBS Sports Network, which is also available on DirecTV (channel 221) and DISH Network (channel 158). Ben Holden handles the play by play and will be joined by analyst Dave Starman and rinkside reporter Shireen Saski.

Saturday’s game can be seen live on Root Sports Rocky Mountain, which is also available on DirecTV (channel 683) and DISH Network (414/5414). Play-by-play announcer Mike Evans and color analyst Charlie Host will call the action.

There are no webcasts available for this weekend’s series.

Social Media    
Receive real-time Twitter updates during all UND men’s hockey games by following
@UNDMHockey. Additional coverage can be found at @UNDsports and @UNDSID.

Fans can also follow the action via live chat at UNDsports.com, featuring Brad Schlossman and Tom Miller of the Grand Forks Herald and Jayson Hajdu of UND Athletics.

Ticket Information    
Single-game tickets remain available for both games this weekend and can be purchased by visiting www.denverpioneers.com.

For further assistance, contact the DU Ticket Office at 303-871-2336.

Click on the PDF link to view a complete version of this week's game notes.

Another efficient hitting night produces road win
DES MOINES, Iowa-- Visiting North Dakota displayed an efficient offensive attack in an impressive 26-24, 25-17, 25-12 sweep of host Drake Tuesday evening. UND (2-2) edged out a close first set... MORE
Drake trip precedes UND Classic, home opener
North Dakota heads to Drake on Tuesday night then hosts the UND Classic this weekend at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center to open the home schedule. UND is 1-2 after the opening weekend at the... MORE
Rebranded radio network, on-air talent return
GRAND FORKS, N.D. Ė The University of North Dakota Athletics Department announced on Tuesday it has signed a two-year contract with Home of Economy, making it the first-ever corporate sponsor of... MORE
Green Bay strikes down UND
The University of North Dakota soccer team came across a white-hot offense in Green Bay on Sunday afternoon, as the Green Bay Phoenix used six goals to defeat UND, 6-0, at Santaga Stadium. MORE
GW wins team title with sweep of UND Saturday
WASHINGTON, D.C.-- George Washington University won the team title at its home tournament, dispatching North Dakota 25-20, 25-17, 25-20 Saturday afternoon. MORE