COLUMBUS, Ohio – Head Coach John Markell and sophomore goalie Dustin Carlson spoke to the media Wednesday afternoon about the Buckeyes’ series this weekend at Northern Michigan.

Ohio State (5-5-1, 3-4-1-1 CCHA) will take on Northern Michigan (2-7-1, 1-6-1 CCHA) in a two-game Central Collegiate Hockey Association series. The teams will meet at 7:35 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Berry Events Center in Marquette, Mich.

WOSU Radio (820 AM Columbus/ will carry the action from the series, with Herb Howenstine calling the play-by-play and former Buckeye John Mowat providing analysis.

B2 Networks will have a live webstream of the games. Go online to for more information and to sign up. The cost is $7 per game.

Links to live stats are available on the men’s hockey schedule page at

Click on the audio links above to hear Markell and Carlson’s comments.