University of Minnesota athletics director Mark Coyle and hockey coach Don Lucia announced Tuesday that Lucia will step down, pending the approval of the University’s Board of Regents later this week.
On Wednesday, the Big Ten hockey coach’s participated in a teleconference with members of the media to preview the 2018 Big Ten Men’s Hockey Tournament. Audio from each coach is posted here.
Get audio from every Big Ten hockey coach's weekly teleconference here.
Four-time Big Ten champion Minnesota was tabbed the favorite in the 2017-18 Big Ten hockey preseason coaches’ poll, the conference announced on Monday. The coaches also selected a 17-member Preseason Watch List, including a pair of unanimous honorees.
Three Big Ten teams made the NCAA men's hockey tourney, it was announced Sunday afternoon. Big Ten regular-season champ Minnesota earned a No. 1 seed to pace the trio. See the full bracket inside.
No. 2 Wisconsin defeated No. 3 Ohio State 2-1, and No. 4 Penn State beat No. 1 Minnesota 4-3 in 2OT in the Big Ten semifinals to set up Saturday's tournament final between the Badgers and Nittany Lions.
Ohio State handled Michigan State 6-3 in Thursday's first quarterfinal and Penn State throttled Michigan 4-1 in the second quarterfinal of the the 2017 Big Ten Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Mich.
Complete details on how to watch the entire 2017 Big Ten Men's Hockey Tournament live.
On Tuesday, the six Big Ten hockey head coaches discussed their programs heading into the 2017 Big Ten Hockey Tournament. The puck drops for the tournament on Thursday. Watch every game on BTN/BTN2Go.
The Big Ten announced on Saturday the bracket for the 2017 Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Tournament, with Big Ten Champion Minnesota collecting the top seed after earning its fourth consecutive Big Ten title.