The Big Ten announced on Saturday the bracket for the 2016 Big Ten Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament, with Big Ten Champion Minnesota collecting the top seed after earning its third consecutive Big Ten title.
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BTN will televise seven winter Big Ten Championships, including wrestling, men’s and women’s swimming & diving, men’s and women’s indoor track & field and men’s and women’s gymnastics and the entire Big Ten Hockey Tournament in 2016.
This week, BTN’s Rick Pizzo and Paul Caponigri preview the weekend games between Minnesota and Penn State men’s hockey teams. Penn State hosts Minnesota Friday at 6:30 p.m. ET and Saturday at 3 p.m.. Friday’s game is on BTN and BTN2Go (via this link) and Saturday’s game is offered via our subscription service BTN Plus.
The Big Ten hockey season is underway, which means our BTN Hockey Report is back for the 2015-16 campaign.
On Thursday, the six Big Ten hockey coaches participated in a teleconference to take questions from the media. We post the audio for each coach here.