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Huskies Featured on Hockey East TV Package

Sept. 17, 2014

Hockey East NESN Schedule Release | Hockey East NBCSN Release

STORRS, Conn. - The UConn men's hockey team, set to begin play in Hockey East, will be featured twice this season as part of the league's television package with NESN and NBCSN.  Hockey East and NBCSN will broadcast over 25 games this season while it was announced on Wednesday that NESN will carry 19 games in 2014-15.

Each of the 12 Hockey East member insitutions will be featured at least once on the NESN packages with the slate including both the 31st annual Men's Hockey east Championship and the 13th annual Women's Hockey East Championship.

The Huskies will make their national television debut this season when they head to the University of Notre Dame on Friday, January 16th.  The Huskies and Fighting Irish will take the ice in front of a national TV audience on NBCSN at 7:35 pm ET.  The NBCSN package features six exclusive Hockey East match-ups and 20 Notre Dame home games this season.

The NESN package will carry UConn's January 21st match-up with the University of New Hampshire from the Whittemore Center.

"This is a terrific schedule that launches the 31st year of operation for Hockey East and NESN," said Hockey East commissioner Joe Bertagna.  "We are particularly please that through the agreements with the conference and with UMass Lowell, all 12 of our institutions benefit from this schedule."