2018 Frozen Four: Schedule, dates, times, TV channels for NCAA Hockey Tournament (3/23/2018)

2018 Frozen Four of the  NCAA Hockey Tournament is getting close, as it’s two weeks away. The 2018 Frozen Four schedule, including the game dates, times and TV channels, can be found below.

Denver is the defending champion. The 2018 Frozen Four is at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn.

2018 Frozen Four: Schedule, dates

The 2018 Frozen Four begins with the two national semifinals on Thursday, April 5. The national championship game is then two days later on Saturday, April 7.

  • National Semifinals: Thursday, April 5
  • National Championship Game: Saturday, April 7

2018 Frozen Four: Times

The two semifinals are set for 6 p.m. ET and then 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 5.

The national championship game will start at 7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, April 7.

2018 Frozen Four, TV channels

The ESPN family of network is televising the entire 2018 NCAA Hockey Tournament. That includes the Frozen Four.

  • National Semifinal No. 1: 6 p.m. ET | Thursday, April 5 | ESPN2
  • National Semifinal No. 2: 9:30 p.m. | Thursday, April 5 | ESPN2
  • National Championship Game: 7:30 p.m. | Saturday, April 7 | ESPN

2018 Frozen Four: Bracket

Click here for a high-resolution image.

2018 NCAA Hockey Tournament: Schedule, game times, TV channels

FIRST ROUND

Friday, March 23

3 p.m. ET | No. 1 Notre Dame vs. No. 4 Michigan Tech | ESPN2

4 p.m. | No. 1 St. Cloud State vs. No. 4 Air Force | ESPNU

6:30 p.m. | No. 2 Providence vs. No. 3 Clarkson | ESPNU

7:30 p.m. | No. 2 Minnesota State vs. No. 3 Minnesota Duluth | ESPN3

Saturday, March 24

1 p.m. ET | No. 1 Cornell vs. No. 4 Boston University | ESPNews

3:30 p.m. | No. 1 Ohio State vs. No. 4 Princeton | ESPNU

4:30 p.m. | No. 2 Michigan vs. No. 3 Northeastern | ESPNews

7:30 p.m. | No. 2 Denver vs. No. 3 Penn State | ESPN3

QUARTERFINALS

Saturday, March 24

6 p.m. ET — Notre Dame-Michigan Tech winner vs. Providence-Clarkson winner | ESPNU

9 p.m. — St. Cloud State-Air Force winner vs. Minnesota State-Minnesota Duluth winner | ESPN2

Sunday, March 25

4 p.m. ET — Cornell-Boston University winner vs. Michigan-Northeastern winner | ESPN2

6:30 p.m. — Ohio State-Princeton winner vs. Denver-Penn State winner | ESPNU

SEMIFINALS

6 p.m. ET — Thursday, April 5 | ESPN2

9:30 p.m. — Thursday, April 5 | ESPN2

National Championship

7:30 p.m. — Saturday, April 7 | ESPN

2018 NCAA Hockey Tournament: Locations, sites

There will be four different regional sites. The tournament is in Saint Paul, Minn., for the Frozen Four.

NCAA Hockey Tournament Regional sites

  • East Regional — Webster Bank Arena (Bridgeport, Conn.)
  • West Regional — Denny Sanford Premier Center (Sioux Falls, S.D.)
  • Northeast Regional — DCU Center (Worcester, Mass.)
  • Midwest Regional — PPL Center (Allentown, Pa.)

NCAA Hockey Tournament: Frozen Four site

  • Xcel Energy Center (Saint Paul, Minn.)

2018 NCAA Hockey Tournament: Schedule, dates

  • Selection Show: Sunday, March 18
  • Regionals
    • East Regional: Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24
    • West Regional: Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24
    • Northeast Regional: Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25
    • Midwest Regional: Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25
  • Frozen Four
    • Semifinals: Thursday, April 5
    • National Championship: Saturday, April 7

2018 Frozen Four: Champions, history

Here are the Frozen Four champions since 1970:

  • 2017: Denver
  • 2016: North Dakota
  • 2015: Providence
  • 2014: Union (N.Y.)
  • 2013: Yale
  • 2012: Boston College
  • 2011: Minnesota Duluth
  • 2010: Boston College
  • 2009: Boston University
  • 2008: Boston College
  • 2007: Michigan State
  • 2006: Wisconsin
  • 2005: Denver
  • 2004: Denver
  • 2003: Minnesota
  • 2002: Minnesota
  • 2001: Boston College
  • 2000: North Dakota
  • 1999: Maine
  • 1998: Michigan
  • 1997: North Dakota
  • 1996: Michigan
  • 1995: Boston University
  • 1994: Lake Superior State
  • 1993: Maine
  • 1992: Lake Superior State
  • 1991: Northern Michigan
  • 1990: Wisconsin
  • 1989: Harvard
  • 1988: Lake Superior State
  • 1987: North Dakota
  • 1986: Michigan State
  • 1985: Rensselaer
  • 1984: Bowling Green
  • 1983: Wisconsin
  • 1982: North Dakota
  • 1981: Wisconsin
  • 1980: North Dakota
  • 1979: Minnesota
  • 1978: Boston University
  • 1977: Wisconsin
  • 1976: Minnesota
  • 1975: Michigan Tech
  • 1974: Minnesota
  • 1973: Wisconsin
  • 1972: Boston University
  • 1971: Boston University
  • 1970: Cornell

The post 2018 Frozen Four: Schedule, dates, times, TV channels for NCAA Hockey Tournament (3/23/2018) appeared first on Land of 10.

X