NCAA East Hockey Regional Providence Tickets
Event: East Hocky Regional
Location: Albany, Providence, Bridgeport, others
Notable Teams: Notre Dame, Providence, Northeastern, Cornell
Notable Players:Cam Morrison, Joel L'Esperance, Tyler Anderson, Matt Serratore
NCAA East Hockey Regional TicketsOf the 60 Division I hockey programs in the NCAA, only 16 will advance to the NCAA playoffs at the regional level. Teams from all six conferences compete in the regional tournament. The winning team from each conference tournament is automatically admitted to the regional round. Ten more teams are selected based on other factors, such as regular-season record. The East Regional tournament generally sees teams from conferences like the Big Ten, the ECAC and Hockey East. The NCAA East Hockey Regional tournament features very hard-fought hockey games. For example, in 2018, Notre Dame defeated Michigan Tech in overtime during the semifinal round. In 2019, Northeastern won the tournament, defeating Boston College 3–2. The East Regional is a place where you can see the pros of the future. Schools like Northeastern and Providence carry several NHL draft picks on their rosters. StubHub is the place to get NCAA East Hockey Regional tickets.
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How big are the stadiums the NCAA East Hockey Regional is held in?The NCAA East Hockey Regional is typically held in mid-sized arenas. For example, the Albany Times Union Center can hold up to 17,000 people depending on configuration. Providence's Dunkin' Center holds up to 14,000 people. These games attract fans from all over the region.
Who hosts the NCAA East Hockey Regional tournament?The host for the NCAA East Hockey Regional changes every year. In 2020, the tournament was hosted by ECAC hockey. The ECAC, or Eastern College Athletic Conference, was founded in 1961. All its member schools are based in New York and New England. For 2021, the NCAA East Hockey Regional will be co-hosted by Yale and Sacred Heart. Many NCAA hockey regional tournaments are hosted by just one school. For example, in 2020, the Northeast Regional was hosted by Holy Cross.
Where is the NCAA East Hockey Regional held?The NCAA East Hockey Regional is held in a different city every year. Generally, a school in the region hosts the event. Sometimes, a conference acts as the host. This was the case in 2020 for the ECAC. Over the years, the East Hockey Regional has been held in cities like Bridgeport, Conn. and Providence, RI. In 2020, the event was scheduled for the Times Union Center in Albany. The Times Union Center opened in 1990 and hosts concerts in addition to sporting events. The NCAA's Frozen Four was also held at this venue in 2001.
What is the NCAA East Hockey Regional's schedule?All four of the NCAA's regional tournaments are held annually at the end of March. The East Hockey Regional iss scheduled for March 28–29, 2020. The four teams play semifinal games on the first day of the tournament. On the second day, the final is played. Both rounds of the tournament are single-elimination. Only winning teams advance in the tournament. The winner of the NCAA East Hockey Regional advances to the Frozen Four for a chance to win the NCAA hockey championship.
What events are similar to the NCAA East Hockey Regional?The East Hockey Regional shares the most in common with the other NCAA regional hockey tournaments: the Midwest, Northeast and West. Other developmental hockey playoffs can be seen in junior leagues like the Western Hockey League and the United States Hockey League. Some of these prospects may one day go on to play in the Stanley Cup playoffs at the NHL level.
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