Varsity - The Official Digital Magazine of Wisconsin Athletics

Varsity - February 21, 2013

Varsity is the free Official Digital Magazine of Wisconsin Athletics, covering Badgers football, basketball, hockey and more each week.

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 51 of 63

INSIDE MEN���S HOCKEY BY PAUL CAPOBIANCO A look at the future Penn State visits for 2013���14 preview F irst-year program Penn State takes its first trip to Madison, Wis., for NCAA men���s hockey games this Sunday and Monday at the Kohl Center. The Nittany Lions, who have victories over Michigan State and Ohio State this season, among other teams, will be one of the six programs competing next season in the first year of Big Ten hockey (Wisconsin, Penn State, Minnesota, Michigan, Michigan State, Ohio State). Beginning next season, the Badgers will meet PSU four times a year, so the Nittany Lions will become a fimiliar foe to Badger hockey supporters. For now, the 52 �� VARSITY FEB R UA RY 21, 2013 contests are, like every game the rest of this season, important for the Badgers��� hopes at continuing on into the NCAA postseason. Penn State is 12-13-0 on the season, including 1011 against NCAA Division I competition. PSU carries a seven-game winning streak into the series, with three of those wins agianst Division I competition. Coliseum Fun �� Wisconsin will close out the 2012���13 regular season with a series against St. Cloud State at the Coliseum at Alliant Energy Center. In honor of the program���s past history in @BadgerMHockey SCHEDULE (13-10-7, 10-7-7) Last Five Feb. 2 at North Dakota Feb. 8 Bemidji State Feb. 9 Bemidji State Feb. 15 Minnesota Feb. 17 vs. Minnesota This Week Sunday Penn State Monday Penn State L, 4-1 T, 2-2 (OT) W, 3-2 L, 3-2 W, 3-2 7 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Coming Up March 1 at Nebraska Omaha6:30 p.m. March 2 at Nebraska Omaha 7 p.m. March 8 St. Cloud State 7 p.m. March 9 St. Cloud State 7 p.m. March 15WCHA Playoffs TBD the building, fans can submit ideas for bed-sheet signs on the Wisconsin men���s hockey facebook page. Winners will have their sign hung during the games and will receive two tickets to the March 8-9 series. Tickets are available for the games at and at the Alliant Energy Center box office.

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of Varsity - The Official Digital Magazine of Wisconsin Athletics - Varsity - February 21, 2013