Friday, September 19, 2014
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On the road to the Frozen Four in Philly

Flyers prospect Shayne Gostisbehere leads No. 1 seed Union. (J. Meric/Getty Images)
Flyers prospect Shayne Gostisbehere leads No. 1 seed Union. (J. Meric/Getty Images)

SIXTEEN TEAMS have been selected to play in the NCAA ice hockey championship that will culminate in the Frozen Four at the Wells Fargo Center.

Minnesota was named the No. 1 seed yesterday, followed by other No. 1 seeds Boston College, Union College and Wisconsin.

Next weekend will be the four regionals, from which the Frozen Four will emerge. The Frozen Four semifinals will be held April 10, with the championship game on April 12.

Here are the regional schedules:

 

EAST REGIONAL

Webster Bank Arena,

Bridgeport, Conn.

Friday's semifinals:

* No. 1 Union (N.Y.) (28-6-4) vs. No. 4 Vermont (20-14-3), 2 p.m.

* No. 2 Quinnipiac (24-9-6) vs. No. 3 Providence (21-10-6), 5:30 p.m.

Saturday's championship: Semifinal winners, 3 p.m.

 

MIDWEST REGIONAL

U.S. Bank Arena, Cincinnati

Friday's semifinals:

* No. 2 Ferris State (28-10-3) vs. No. 3 Colgate (20-13-5), 4:30 p.m.

* No. 1 Wisconsin (24-10-2) vs. No. 4 North Dakota (23-13-3), 8 p.m.

Saturday's championship: Semifinal winners, 6:30 p.m.

 

NORTHEAST REGIONAL

DCU Center, Worcester, Mass.

Saturday's semifinals:

* No. 1 Boston College (26-7-4) vs. No. 4 Denver (20-15-6), 4 p.m.

* No. 2 Massachusetts-Lowell (25-10-4) vs. No. 3 Minnesota State-Mankato (26-13-1), 7:30 p.m.

Sunday's championship: Semifinal winners, 5 p.m.

 

WEST REGIONAL

Xcel Energy Center,

Saint Paul, Minn.

Saturday's semifinals:

* No. 1 Minnesota (25-6-6) vs. No. 4 Robert Morris (19-17-5), 5:30 p.m.

* No. 2 Notre Dame (23-14-2) vs. No. 3 St. Cloud State (21-10-5), 9 p.m.

Sunday's championship: Semifinal winners, 7:30 p.m.

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