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DU hockey shifts to weekend series with Omaha following COVID cancellation


A day after its weekend series with St. Cloud State was canceled by COVID-19 concerns, the University of Denver hockey team got a new opponent in its place: Omaha.

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The National Collegiate Hockey Conference announced DU would host Omaha in games Saturday and Sunday, with face-off scheduled for 6 p.m. both nights. St. Cloud State is now scheduled to come to DU for a two-game series Feb. 4-5, with the Pioneers visiting Omaha Feb. 25-26 rather than hosting them.

Tickets for the previously scheduled Friday night series opener against St. Cloud will now be good for Sunday, Tickets for the Saturday night game will work for the same night against Omaha.

Those who bought tickets for Friday but can’t make the re-scheduled game Sunday can contact DU’s ticket office at 303-871-4625.

Here’s the complete schedule changes:

Saturday, Jan. 15

Denver vs. Omaha — 6 p.m. (Tickets from Saturday, 1/15 vs. St. Cloud good for this date)

Sunday, Jan. 16

Denver vs Omaha — 6 p.m. (Tickets from Friday, 1/14 vs. St. Cloud good for this date)

Friday, Feb. 4

Denver vs. St. Cloud State — 7 p.m. (Tickets from Friday, 2/25 vs. Omaha good for this date)

Saturday, Feb. 5

Denver vs. St. Cloud State — 6 p.m. MT (Tickets from Saturday, 2/26 vs. Omaha good for this date)

Friday, Feb. 25

Denver at Omaha (Originally scheduled as Denver’s home series vs. Omaha)

Saturday, Feb. 26

Denver at Omaha (Originally scheduled as Denver’s home series vs. Omaha)

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Source:: The Denver Post – Sports

      

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