BTN Communications, October 14, 2022
CHICAGO, Ill. - The Big Ten Network today announced its 2022-23 Big Ten men's ice hockey schedule, with 23 games appearing on BTN and the FOX Sports app.
Action begins in late October with three consecutive top-20 matchups. BTN's season opens on Friday, Oct. 28, as No. 2 Minnesota visits No. 11 Ohio State at 6:30 p.m. ET, ahead of No. 6 Michigan visiting No. 20 Penn State on Friday, Nov. 4, at 8 p.m. ET and No. 2 Minnesota taking on the No. 6 Wolverines on Thursday, Nov. 18, at 6 p.m. ET.
Additional schedule highlights include a Friday night rivalry doubleheader on Dec. 9, as Michigan takes on Michigan State at 6:30 p.m. ET followed by Wisconsin at Minnesota at 9 p.m. ET. On Feb. 18, BTN will televise the Faceoff On The Lake between Michigan and Ohio State at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, the first-ever hockey game at the venue, at 4 p.m. ET.
Five Big Ten teams are ranked in the latest edition of the USCHO.com poll, with No. 2 Minnesota, No. 6 Michigan, No. 11 Ohio State and No. 14 Notre Dame and No. 20 Penn State leading the way.
More than 80 games will be available for streaming on B1G+, BTN's home for non-televised events and on-demand archives. Subscription options include a conference hockey pass, which delivers all men's and women's ice hockey on B1G+ for $59.99 per month.
The Big Ten Network's wrestling schedule is below and is also subject to change.
2022-23 Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Schedule
|Day||Date||Visiting Team||Home Team||Time (ET)|
|Friday||October 28, 2022||Minnesota||at||Ohio State||6:30 PM|
|Friday||November 4, 2022||Michigan||at||Penn State||8:00 PM|
|Thursday||November 17, 2022||Minnesota||at||Michigan||6:30 PM|
|Friday||November 18, 2022||Minnesota||at||Michigan||6:00 PM|
|Friday||December 2, 2022||Minnesota||at||Michigan State||6:30 PM|
|Saturday||December 3, 2022||Minnesota||at||Michigan State||6 or 8 PM|
|Friday||December 9, 2022||Michigan||at||Michigan State||6:30 PM|
|Friday||December 9, 2022||Wisconsin||at||Minnesota||9:00 PM|
|Saturday||December 10, 2022||Michigan State||at||Michigan||6:30 PM|
|Saturday||January 7, 2023||Michigan State||at||Ohio State||4:00 PM|
|Saturday||January 7, 2023||Notre Dame||at||Wisconsin||6:30 PM|
|Saturday||January 14, 2023||Ohio State||at||Michigan||4:30 PM|
|Saturday||January 14, 2023||Penn State||at||Michigan State||7:00 PM|
|Saturday||January 21, 2023||Michigan||at||Minnesota||8:00 PM|
|Saturday||January 28, 2023||Penn State||at||Michigan||7:00 PM|
|Saturday||February 4, 2023||Notre Dame||at||Michigan State||4:00 PM|
|Saturday||February 4, 2023||Penn State||at||Ohio State||6:30 PM|
|Saturday||February 11, 2023||Minnesota||at||Wisconsin||6:00 PM|
|Friday||February 17, 2023||Minnesota||at||Penn State||6:30 PM|
|Friday||February 17, 2023||Michigan State||at||Wisconsin||9:00 PM|
|Saturday||February 18, 2023||Michigan||vs.||Ohio State||4:00 PM|
|Saturday||February 25, 2023||Notre Dame||at||Michigan||8:00 PM|
|Saturday||February 25, 2023||Ohio State||at||Minnesota||5:30 PM|