The Quinnipiac has the top-ranked defense in the nation allowing just 1.05 goals per game in a 31-6-3 season. The No. 2-seeded Quinnipiac will open the NCAA Men’s Hockey Tournament against third-seeded St. Cloud State on Friday at 8 p.m. ET. Hockey fans can watch Division I men’s ice hockey, all regional semi-final games and the championship final with a combo pack. Premium TV.
St. Cloud State vs. Quinnipiac Ice Hockey Today
- When: Friday, March 24, 2022
- Start time: 8 p.m. ET
- Location: Budweiser Event Center (Loveland, Colorado)
- TV Channel: ESPN News
- Direct: Premium TV (everywhere)
St. Cloud State and Quinnipiac Game Preview
This is Quinnipiac’s eighth NCAA appearance and seventh in the past nine tournaments. The Bobcats have made the Frozen Four twice; they were national finalists in 2013 and 2016.
— SCSU Men’s Hockey (@SCSUHUSKIES_MH) March 25, 2022
Saint Cloud has just four regulation wins in its last 16 games, including a sweep at the hands of Minnesota Duluth in the NCHC Quarterfinals. Even so, the reigning national runner-up cannot be taken lightly given the level of competition in the NCHC and the team’s experience in big games. In addition, the Huskies have the best power play in the country (0.315 hit rate).
How to watch St Cloud State vs. Quinnipiac Ice hockey live?
Regional play begins on March 24 and 25, with regional finals scheduled for March 26 and 27. All matches will be shown on ESPN2, ESPNU or ESPNews and will be available to stream on the ESPN app. The AIC becomes the second team in AHA history to win three consecutive championships.