Penn State, Miami (Ohio), Ohio State, and Robert Morris are participating in a four-team hockey tournament called the Three Rivers Classic. Tickets are now on sale for the inaugural showcase, which will be held at the home rink of the Pittsburgh Penguins, the CONSOL Energy Center. The tourney will run Dec. 28-29, and Penn State opens play against Robert Morris at 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 28. Ohio State and Miami (Ohio) play at 7:30 p.m.
Starting Friday, Oct. 5 at 10:00 a.m., tickets for all four games will be made available to the public. Packages for all four games will cost $25, while individual game tickets will be announced at a later date.The CONSOL Energy Center will also host this year's Frozen Four.
“It’s an exciting year for Penn State hockey and to be able to play at an NHL arena like CONSOL Energy Center will be a highlight for our team,” Guy Gadowsky, the head coach who will lead the Nittany Lions into their first year at the Division I level, said in an interview with NHL.com. “Pittsburgh is a great hockey city, and we look forward to showing the fans what Nittany Lion hockey is all about.”