Possible outdoor game, renewed rivalry and holiday tourney highlight Tigers’ announced schedule

cc vs wmu2Colorado College will renew its historic rivalry with the Minnesota Golden Gophers, may play in the program’s (likely, as yet unconfirmed) second outdoor game, compete in a holiday tournament and visit the historic Hobey Baker Memorial Ice Rink at Princeton this upcoming season.

Included in the nonconference slate is a home series against Michigan State of the Big Ten. The Tigers travel to Dartmouth’s Ledyard Holiday Classic Dec. 28-29 in Hanover, N.H.

CC opens at home against the Gophers on Oct. 11-12 following an exhibition on Oct. 5 against a foe to be determined. With the NCHC opening series Nov. 1-2 against Western Michigan, the Tigers open with six-straight home games.

Colorado College will play a two-game series against Air Force with the opener on Friday, Feb. 14 at World Arena followed Monday, Feb. 17 at Air Force. That has yet to be confirmed by either school. Here is CC’s media release.

Here is the full schedule. The times will be announced later.