Men's Ice Hockey Set for Opening Weekend
PRINCETON, N.J. -- The puck drops on the 2013-14 men's hockey season this weekend with all six Ivies in action and all on The Ivy League® Digital Network.
Four squads will be in Newark, N.J. at the Prudential Center, home of the National Hockey League's New Jersey Devils, for the Liberty Hockey Invitational. Yale will take on Brown at 4 p.m. on Friday afternoon preceding Dartmouth and Princeton at 7:05 p.m.
On Saturday, Dartmouth faces Brown while Princeton and Yale cap off the four-game event later that evening.
Cornell travels to the Midwest for Friday and Saturday night matchups with Nebraska-Omaha while Harvard will host Bentley on Saturday night at 7:30 p.m.
To celebrate Opening Weekend, all fans are being offered a 20% discount on The Ivy League® Digital Network four-month subscription packages through Oct. 27 using the promotional code IvyHockey2013.
Yale returns a mix of newcomers and upperclassmen that will look to defend its 2013 NCAA title. The Bulldogs are currently ranked seventh in the latest USCHO.com poll and sixth in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine poll.
Cornell finds itself at No. 19 in the USCHO.com poll while Harvard and Brown both received votes in respective rankings.