The No. 7-ranked Ohio State men’s hockey team plays host to No. 9-ranked Penn State in the final two-game home series of the regular season for the Buckeyes this weekend. The teams will meet at 7 p.m. Friday and 6:30 p.m. Saturday in Value City Arena. Friday’s game will be streamed through Big Ten Plus and Big Ten Network will televise the Saturday matchup. Ohio State Radio will also carry both games. GAMEDAY LINKS
Ohio State is 16-9-1 on the year, with a 9-7-0-0-0-0 mark in Big Ten play, while Penn State is 18-9-1 overall and 8-9-1-0-2-0 in league action. The teams enter the weekend tied for second place in the Big Ten. The Buckeyes were off last weekend, with their last games a split at Wisconsin Jan. 20-21. Penn State dropped two games at Michigan last week. The Buckeyes and Nittany Lions met in early December, splitting the series (PSU 2-1, OSU 4-3).