Minnesota State, the top overall seed in this year's tournament, takes on Atlantic Hockey automatic qualifier RIT in the opening game of the Midwest Regional at the Compton Family Ice Arena on Notre Dame's campus in South Bend, Indiana.
Game is 4:00pm EST and can be seen on television on ESPNU in the United States and TSN1 in Canada. The game is also streaming online through both ESPN and TSN for those with cable subscriptions.
Here is today's line-up for Minnesota State.
And the line-up for RIT.
The Mavericks are heavily favored in today's game, but both teams come into this game hot having won their conference tournaments, so they should both be performing at their top level.