NBCSN to televise Union-BU hockey game Jan. 3
NCAA hockey champion Union will be featured in a game on NBCSN, the sports cable channel announced Thursday.
The Dutchmen's first-ever meeting with Boston University will be televised by NBCSN at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3.
Union's last appearance on NBCSN was Feb. 1, 2013, vs. Dartmouth at Messa Rink. The teams played to a 2-2 tie.
Union and RPI will each have have a game streamed through NBCSports.com. RPI's game against Notre Dame in the Icebreaker Tournament Friday, Oct. 10 at 7:30 p.m., will be online and the NBC Sports Extra App, as well. Union's game versus Notre Dame in the Shillelagh Tournament on Friday, Nov. 29 at 7:30 p.m. will get the same treatment.
NBCSN’s coverage of the 2014-15 college hockey season begins on Friday, Oct. 17 at 7:30 p.m. when with Lake Superior State visits Notre Dame.
Besides Union and RPI, three other ECAC Hockey teams will make appearances on NBCSN. Dartmouth plays New Hampshire Jan. 9, and Harvard faces Yale at Madison Square Garden Jan. 10.
Here are the schedules, which are subject to change:
DATE GAME TIME
Friday, October 17 Lake Superior State–Notre Dame 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 18 Lake Superior State–Notre Dame 6 p.m.
Saturday, October 25 Niagara–Notre Dame 7 p.m.
Friday, October 31 Vermont–Notre Dame 8 p.m.
Friday, November 7 Boston University–Boston College 8 p.m.
Friday, November 21 UMass-Lowell–Notre Dame 7:30 p.m.
Friday, December 5 Boston College–New Hampshire 8 p.m.
Saturday, December 6 Maine–UMass-Lowell 8 p.m.
Saturday, January 3 Union–Boston University 7 p.m.
Friday, January 9 Dartmouth–New Hampshire 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, January 10 Western Michigan–Notre Dame 6 p.m.
Saturday, January 10 Rivalry on Ice: Harvard–Yale 8:15 p.m.
Friday, January 16 Connecticut–Notre Dame 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, January 17 UMass–New Hampshire 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, January 31 New Hampshire–Notre Dame 6:30 p.m.
Friday, February 13 Providence–Notre Dame 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 14 Providence–Notre Dame 8 p.m.
Friday, February 27 Boston College–Notre Dame 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 28 Boston College–Notre Dame 6 p.m.
NBCSports.com and NBC Sports Extra App
DATE GAME TIME
Friday, October 10 RPI–Notre Dame 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, October 12 Minnesota–Notre Dame 3:30 p.m.
Friday, October 24 Niagara–Notre Dame 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 1 Vermont–Notre Dame 7 p.m.
Thursday, November 20 UMass-Lowell–Notre Dame 7:30 p.m.
Friday, November 28 Union–Notre Dame 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 29 Shillelagh Tournament 7:30 p.m.
Friday, January 30 New Hampshire–Notre Dame 7:30 p.m.