Penn State filled a gap in its schedule Thursday evening.
The Nittany Lions will kick off the new year with a matchup against Army in West Point, New York.
🚨 SCHEDULE UPDATE 🚨Penn State set to travel to Army West Point on Saturday, January 1 for a single contest against the Black Knights!Puck drop is slated for 5:05 p.m. and will be streaming on https://t.co/vvsK0U8nEL!#WeAre #HockeyValleyRead ⬇️⬇️https://t.co/key7XcqhTD— Penn State Men’s Hockey (@PennStateMHKY) December 30, 2021
This newly scheduled game comes after Maine pulled out of its series with the blue and white, due to COVID-19 issues within the program.
The New Year’s Day face-off will mark the first time the two squads have faced off since 2013, when the Nittany Lions beat the Black Knights 4-1 in Pegula Ice Arena.
Penn State sports a 11-8 record so far on the season and is coming off an overtime road victory over Wisconsin.
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