We profile Ohio State hockey player Chad Niddery, a Canadian native who held a very fascinating job off the ice. Here’s a hint: It involved coming almost face to face with a wild bear. Watch the full feature above.
As conference play rolls on, Michelle McMahon, Dan Kelly and Rick Pizzo recap the latest Big Ten hockey action and look ahead to the weekend. Watch the report above and read McMahon's previews of Michigan-Michigan State and Wisconsin-Minnesota in this post.
It was a rivalry weekend showdown as the Gophers took on the Badgers, which included a brawl after a controversial hit to Minnesota’s Leon Bristedt. Michigan faced Ohio State in a game where the two teams combined to score 16 goals. Yes, you read that right – 16 goals. Here are the results from the weekend: FRIDAY, JAN. 16 No. 19 Michigan def. Ohio State, 10-6 Wisconsin ties No. 16 Minnesota, 2-2 (Wisc. wins SO, 2-1) Michigan State ties Penn State, 2-2 (MSU wins SO, 1-0) SATURDAY, JAN. 17 Penn State def. Michigan State, 5-2 No. 16 Minnesota def. Wisconsin
A monumental moment occurred in Big Ten hockey over the weekend as Michigan’s Red Berenson earned his 800th win after Michigan swept No. 9 Minnesota. He is one of four college hockey coaches to win 800 games. The Big Ten completed two conference series, a non-conference matchup, and an exhibition game. Here’s how the weekend played out: FRIDAY, JAN. 9 Ohio State def. Penn State, 5-4 (OT) Michigan def. No. 9 Minnesota, 4-3 (OT) Wisconsin tied No. 2 Boston University, 3-3 Michigan State def. U.S. Under-18 Team (exhib.), 4-1 SATURDAY, JAN. 10 Penn State def. Ohio State, 4-1 Michigan def. No.
Inspired by their experiences in college and elsewhere, these Pathfinders are passing by the typical, well-trod career paths and blazing their own trails. We’ll explore the unconventional approaches these Big Ten alums are taking to work. In Swahili, the phrase nikumbuke means “remember me.” When Brittany Ammerman, a student-athlete at the University of Wisconsin, traveled to Kenya to be part of Health by Motorbike, she had no idea she would do something that would make many women in that country remember her. Health by Motorbike, a non-profit founded by Wisconsin professor Dr. Araceli Alonso, provides health education and services to
Michigan hockey coach Red Berenson became the fourth head coach in Division 1 men's hockey history to win 800 career games.
The Big Ten is coming off a good weekend in non-conference play after going 3-2-1 overall. Here are the results from the weekend: FRIDAY, JANUARY 2 Ohio State def. Mercyhurst, 6-3 No. 5 Michigan Tech def. Wisconsin, 8-1 No. 18 Merrimack def. No. 8 Minnesota, 3-2 SATURDAY, JANUARY 3 Ohio State def. Mercyhurst, 2-2 No. 8 Minnesota def. RIT, 3-2 (OT) Wisconsin def. No. 5 Michigan Tech, 2-0 Here is a preview of the upcoming Big Ten games. *** NO. 9 MINNESOTA AT MICHIGAN When: Friday, Jan. 9 6:30 p.m. ET; Saturday 4:00 ET How to watch: Friday’s game airs
Welcome back, and Happy New Year! The 50th annual Great Lakes Invitational commenced earlier this week and did not disappoint with four great hockey teams showcased. Two Big Ten teams, Michigan and Michigan State, advanced to the finals, and the Wolverines captured their 16th GLI title. Penn State faced adversity in Pittsburgh this week during the Three Rivers Classic, losing to Robert Morris and Western Michigan. Before we jump ahead to what’s in store this weekend, here’s a recap of the scores from earlier this week. SUNDAY, DECEMBER 28 Michigan def. No. 5 Michigan Tech, 2-1 Michigan State def. Ferris
College hockey dies down this weekend for the holidays, so let’s jump ahead to the 50th annual Great Lakes Invitational, taking place at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit on Dec. 28-29. Michigan vs. No. 5 Michigan Tech When: Sunday 3:30p.m. ET, December 28th How to watch: Sunday’s game airs live on BTN2Go or Fox Sports Detroit Players to watch: Freshman forward Dylan Larkin scored the lone goal in Michigan’s 5-1 loss to Boston College last Friday. He has 15 points on the season. Netminder Zach Nagelvoort had 24 saves on the night against BC. He boasts a .904 save percentage on
Both men’s basketball and hockey will be featured in doubleheaders in New York City from 2016-2019. The first doubleheader will include a series between both Michigan and Penn State in hockey and basketball. Learn more in this week's Big Ten Hockey Report.