COLUMBUS, Ohio — The No. 9 Ohio State men’s hockey team returns to Columbus for a two-game Big Ten Conference series vs. No. 18 Notre Dame. The Buckeyes (14-6-2, 7-4-1-0 B1G/2nd) and Fighting Irish (10-9-3, 5-5-2-1 B1G) will meet at 6 p.m. Friday and 5 p.m. Saturday in Value City Arena. BTN will televise Friday’s game, with game two streamed through BTN+. Ohio State radio will have the call both nights.
Friday is Military Appreciation night, with free tickets available for military members and their families on VetTix. Youth can shoot on the Buckeye net postgame and there will also be a Chuck-a-Puck (cash only).
Saturday is the First Responders Appreciation game. The team’s annual Teddy Bear Toss is that night and fans are encouraged to bring a new stuffed animal to throw on the ice to donate. They will be collected and delivered by the Buckeyes to Ronald McDonald House. Postgame, there will be a meet and greet with half of the Buckeye squad (Nos. 2-18). The day starts with the First Responder Face Off, a game between Columbus Police and Columbus Fire, which starts at 1 p.m. (doors open at noon at the northeast corner of the arena). A ticket to the Buckeye game also includes the FRFO. The First Responders game will be general admission seating.
Buckeye Notes to Know
In the Polls
Buckeyes vs. Irish
The Schedule Ahead
Single game, miniplan and group tickets for the Buckeyes’ 2019-20 season are available. They can be purchased online (HERE) or by contacting a ticket sales representative by calling 1-800-GO-BUCKS (select option 2) or emailing AthleticSales@osu.edu.