Ferris State, Lake Superior State Hockey Announce 2016-17 Schedules

The Lake Superior State and Ferris State men’s ice hockey programs announced their 2016-17 schedules on Thursday.

The defending Western Collegiate Hockey Association champion Bulldogs open their season at Ewigleben Ice Arena against conference opponent Alabama-Huntsville on Oct 1-2 and follow up with non-league tilt against Western Michigan (Oct. 7) and the University of Michigan (Oct. 15).  

Ferris State will also take part in the Three Rivers Classic at Robert Morris (Pa.) on Dec. 29-30.

LSSU opens its at home against former Central Collegiate Hockey Association foe Michigan State on Oct. 14-15 as part of Great Lake State Weekend.

The Lakers will also travel to Alabama-Huntsville (Oct. 21-22), Michigan (Nov. 25-26) and Nebraska-Omaha (Dec. 30-31) as part of their non-conference slate.

The WCHA schedule kicks off for LSSU against Alaska at Taffy Abel Arena on Oct. 28-29.