October 2, 2018 – Grand Forks, ND: Midco Sports Network® is going all out for its coverage of the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game between the University of North Dakota and the University of Minnesota. MidcoSN® will broadcast the classic college rivalry game at 9 pm CST on Saturday, October 27 from Las Vegas, NV. MidcoSN play-by-play announcer Alex Heinert will be on the call.
The sold-out game will be must-see TV for hockey fans. Charter, Comcast and Mediacom will also carry the broadcast.
“This is a tremendous opportunity for MidcoSN to broadcast live from Las Vegas for all hockey fans, particularly the Fighting Hawks’ fanatics,” said VP of MidcoSN Mark Powell. “The expansion of the broadcast to Charter, Comcast and Mediacom will provide many more fans with access to this much-anticipated contest between UND and Minnesota.”
The October 27 faceoff will be the only meeting between the Fighting Hawks and Gophers this season. The UND/Minnesota men’s hockey rivalry dates back to1947 and has seen the two storied programs square off 284 times (Minnesota leads 139-130-15).