Ever since the ill-planned fated of the WCHA, and the generations old rivalries that made the WCHA tournament an annual pilgrimage for hockey fans from here to the West Coast, the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) has been building up the traditions and void left in the wake of the WCHA’s breakup.
The 2020 NCHC Frozen Faceoff will take place at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn. on Mar. 20-21. Find everything Frozen Faceoff here.
While the fan base is not quite what the WCHA had, the tournament is one of the premier hockey weekends in Minnesota and the league is giving away tickets to the 2021 NCHC Frozen Faceoff (March 20-21, 2021). Read about it and enter at the NCHC Frozen Faceoff Sweepstakes.
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The NCHC is home to three of the top ten teams in the country including, North Dakota, University of Minnesota, Duluth and Denver. Last year’s Frozen Four championship game was a battle between St. Cloud State and University of Minnesota, Duluth that resulted in a double overtime win for Duluth, punching their ticket to the national championships, which they would eventually win, defeating UMass.
Follow everything you need to know at the NCHC news site and stay tuned to My Story Minnesota for news on Minnesota’s hockey teams as the college season starts its final approach to the NCHC Frozen Four and national championships.