NCHC Announces 18-Game CBS TV Package
CHN Staff Report
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. The National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) has announced an 18-game package of games to air on the CBS College Sports Network this season. North Dakota is featured the most, six times.
All games are on Friday nights, except the NCHC tournament championship game, from the Target Center, on March 22.
“We are excited about our partnership with CBS Sports Network. The NCHC is committed to showcasing our conference nationally and the relationship with CBS Sports Network helps us accomplish this goal,” said NCHC commissioner Josh Fenton.
“We are proud to be the NCHC’s national television partner and are looking forward to an exciting inaugural season, showcasing some of the best college hockey in the country,” said Dan Weinberg, Senior Vice President, Programming, CBS Sports Network.
The schedule kicks off with the first ever NCHC conference games, a doubleheader Friday, Oct. 18, when North Dakota visits Miami, followed by Minnesota-Duluth at Colorado College.
2013-14 CBS Sports Network Schedule
Oct. 18 — North Dakota at Miami / Minnesota-Duluth at Colorado College
Nov. 15 — Wisconsin at Miami / Michigan at Nebraska-Omaha
Dec. 6 — North Dakota at Western Michigan
Dec. 13 — Western Michigan at Minnesota-Duluth
Jan. 10 — Colorado College at North Dakota
Jan. 17 — Western Michigan at St. Cloud State
Jan. 24 — North Dakota at Denver
Feb. 7 — Western Michigan at Miami
Feb. 14 — Miami at North Dakota
Feb. 21 — St. Cloud State at Miami
Feb. 28 — North Dakota at St. Cloud State
Mar. 7 — St. Cloud State at Colorado College
Mar. 21 — NCHC Semifinal #1 / NCHC Semifinal #2
Mar. 22 — NCHC Championship Game