NBC Sports Network Plans To Cover Slate Of 16 College Hockey Games
NBC Sports today will announce plans to produce 16 college hockey games next year on NBC Sports Network, the channel currently known as Versus. This marks the first time the channel has carried college hockey games. The channel kicks off its coverage Dec. 31 at 7:00pm ET with a Boston Univ.-Notre Dame game. Starting Jan. 6, the channel will show games every Friday night during primetime. Coverage also will include four games from the Hockey East Tournament starting March 9: a quarterfinals match-up, both semifinals and the final.