AMHERST, Mass. –
For the first time in program history, University of Massachusetts hockey will host a game at the Mullins Center as the No. 1-ranked team in the nation as the top-ranked Minutemen will square off against No. 8 Quinnipiac on Saturday Night at 7:30 p.m.
Fans are encouraged to wear white to Saturday's game. Show up early as limited numbers of white #Flagship rally towels and white dad hats will be handed out upon entry. Students will also receive vouchers for a post-game fanny pack giveaway.
Bring new stuffed toys for the postgame Teddy Bear Toss or purchase a teddy bear at the Mullins Center starting at $5. The Teddy Bear Toss will take place at the conclusion of the game, to comply with NCAA regulations. All teddy bears will be donated to Shriners Hospital for Children in Springfield.
New UMass football head coach Walt Bell
will be in attendance for a meet and greet with fans from 6-7:30 p.m. The meet and greet will take place on the Concourse behind Section P. Fans will have a chance to take photos and get an autograph from Coach Bell.
Students checked in to the Militia Student Rewards App in both the first and second periods will be eligible for a Coca-Cola bicycle giveaway.
Additionally, stick around for Saturday Night Skate after the game, presented by Texas Roadhouse. You can bring your own or rent skates and skate with members of the UMass hockey team following the game on the main Mullins Center ice!
Avoid lines at the box office and purchase your tickets for Saturday in advance via UMassAthletics.com or by calling 1-866-UMASS-TIX.