Big Ten Tournament hockey pairings

Staff reports
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FIRST ROUND

(Best-of-three series)

Friday, March 8

(2) Notre Dame 1, (7) Michigan State 0 (Notre Dame leads best-of-three series, 1-0)

(3) Minnesota 3, (6) Michigan 2 (OT) (Minnesota leads best-of-three series, 1-0)

(5) Wisconsin 4, (4) Penn State 3 (Wisconsin leads best-of-three series, 1-0)

Saturday, March 9

(2) Notre Dame 2, (7) Michigan State 0 (Notre Dame wins best-of-three series, 2-0)

(3) Minnesota 4, (6) Michigan 1 (Minnesota wins best-of-three series, 2-0)

(4) Penn State 5, (5) Wisconsin 2 (Best-of-three series tied, 1-1)

Sunday, March 10

(5) Wisconsin (14-17-5) at (4) Penn State (20-14-2), 6 p.m.

SEMIFINALS

(Single elimination)

Saturday, March 16

(3) Minnesota (18-15-4) at (2) Notre Dame (20-13-3), 7 p.m. (BTN)

Sunday, March 17

Wisconsin-Penn State winner at (1) Ohio State (20-9-5), 3:30 p.m. (BTN)

CHAMPIONSHIP

(Single elimination)

Saturday, March 23 or Sunday, March 24

Lowest advancing seed at Highest advancing seed, TBD (BTN)