FAIRFIELD, Conn.—The Sacred Heart University men's hockey team will host Army West Point at NYCB LIVE, home of the newly renovated Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Saturday, January 6, 2018.
"We are excited to be the first collegiate hockey game played at Nassau Coliseum – where so much hockey history has been made," said SHU head hockey coach CJ Marottolo. "I would like to thank our SHU administration and James Snodgrass and his staff at NCYB for making this opportunity a reality. It is going to be an enjoyable day for our guys and our fans."
The Pioneers offensive attack averages 2.76 goals per game and features seven skaters with double digit points through the first semester of play. First-year forward Marc Johnstone is ranked first in Atlantic Hockey and national freshmen leaders in scoring with 15 points.
Tickets for the Atlantic Hockey matchup are $20 and available by calling the SHU Ticket Office at 203-396-TIXX or by email. Group pricing is available as well, also by calling the SHU Ticket Office. Groups of 25 or more will qualify for a special group rate, available by calling the ticket office.
SHU Athletics will be hosting a pregame reception for fans, alumni, parents and students. The cost of the pregame event, which begins at 5:00 p.m. is $40.