Doug Barrett | Mar 12, 2018 AT 12:20 pm
The semifinal times for the 2018 NCHC Frozen Faceoff were announced this morning (Monday) by the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC). Opening the Frozen Faceoff’s debut at Xcel Energy Center, the new home of the NCHC’s championship weekend, will be top-seeded St. Cloud State against fourth-seeded North Dakota in the first semifinal on Friday, March 16, while second-seeded Denver and third-seeded Minnesota Duluth meet in the second semifinal.
Friday’s first semifinal between the Huskies and Fighting Hawks is set for 4:08 p.m. CT, while the second game of the doubleheader between the Pioneers and Bulldogs has puck drop set for 7:38 p.m. CT.
Both semifinals and the championship game will be televised nationally on the CBS Sports Network.