Aiming for home ice in the playoffs, #12 Merrimack will host Fan Appreciation Night on Saturday at 7 p.m. against UMass.
Special $5 tickets are available at the box office in advance while supplies last. A limited number of tickets are available by calling 978-837-5324 or by logging on to merrimackathletics.com.
As part of Fan Appreciation Night, all fans in attendance will have the opportunity to win a signed team hockey jersey and a pair of complimentary season tickets for next season!
Named the HEA Team of the Week for the second time this season, Merrimack is one point behind Maine for fourth place with a game-in-hand while holding the tiebreaker. Merrimack's magic number to clinch home ice for the second straight season is three (combined total of Merrimack points earned and Maine points not earned).
Merrimack is ranked 12th in both national polls this week and is tied for 14th in the Pairwise Rankings.
The Warriors (16-9-7, 12-8-5 HEA) have the fewest losses in Hockey East and will conclude the regular season against UMass beginning this Friday at the Mullins Center before hosting the Minutemen on Saturday at 7 p.m.