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Beth Maiman | | March 24, 2019

Frozen Four 2019: Schedule, dates for the NCAA college hockey tournament

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Here is the complete schedule for the 2019 Frozen Four, which will take place at the KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York. See below for the full tournament schedule. 

2019  Frozen four
Round City Time Teams Dates
Semifinals Buffalo, N.Y. 5:00 & 8:30 p.m. ET TBD vs. TBD April 11
Championship Buffalo, N.Y. 8:00 p.m. ET TBD vs. TBD April 13

The official championship bracket was announced during the selection show on Sunday, March 24.


2019 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Championship Time (ET) and Date TV Channel
Regionals — West (Fargo, N.D.)    
No. 1 St. Cloud State vs. American International 7:30 p.m. March 29 ESPN3
Ohio State vs. Denver 4 p.m. March 29 ESPNU
TBD vs. TBD 9 p.m. March 30 ESPNU
Regionals — Northeast (Manchester, N.H.)    
No. 4 UMass vs. Harvard 3 p.m. March 29 ESPN2
Notre Dame vs. Clarkson 6:30 p.m. March 29 ESPNU
TBD vs. TBD 6:30 March 30 ESPNU
Regionals — East (Providence, R.I.)    
No. 3 Minnesota State vs. Providence 1 p.m. March 30 ESPNews
Cornell vs. Northeastern 4:30 p.m. March 30 ESPNews
TBD vs. TBD 4 p.m. March 31 EPN2
Regionals — Midwest (Allentown, Pa.)    
No. 2 Minnesota Duluth vs. Bowling Green 4 p.m. March 30 ESPNU
Arizona State vs. Quinnipiac 7:30 p.m. March 30 ESPN3
TBD vs. TBD 6:30 p.m. March 31 ESPNU
Semifinals (Buffalo, N.Y.)    
Game 1 5 p.m. April 11 ESPN2
Game 2 8:30 p.m. April 11 ESPN2
Championship (Buffalo, N.Y.)    
Semifinal winners 8 p.m. April 13 ESPN2

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Before the final four teams head to Buffalo, they must get through regional action. 

Regionals for the NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey Championship will be held March 29 - 31 at 4 locations. At each site, 4 teams will compete in single-elimination Regional Semifinal competition. The 2 winning teams will then compete against each other in single-elimination Regional Final competition at the same site. The winning team from each of the 4 Regionals will advance to the Frozen Four in Buffalo.

Regional City Venue Host Dates
East Providence, R.I. Dunkin' Donuts
West Fargo, N.D. Scheels Arena University of
North Dakota
Northeast Manchester, N.H. SNHU Arena University of
New Hampshire
Midwest Allentown, PA PPL Center Penn State
/ Spectra

Here's how you can get tickets if you'd like to attend any of these games.

RELATED: View the 2019 official interactive bracket