Ice Breaker Tournament
Taking place October 12-13, 2012, the 16th Annual Ice Breaker Tournament will host: Army, Notre Dame, University of Maine and University of Nebraska - Omaha. All teams have made previous appearances in the Ice Breaker Tournament making the 2012 game Maine’s fourth appearance, Notre Dame’s third appearance and UNO and Army’s second appearance.
Three of the four teams are ranked in the “Top 20 Division I Men’s Hockey Teams” according to U.S. College Hockey Online poll, and all teams have won national titles in their respective conferences.
Notable forces in the college hockey leagues, Notre Dame finished the 2010-2011 season 25-14 and placed as a semifinalist in the NCAA Hockey Tournament. University of Nebraska - Omaha ended their season 21-16 and made a NCAA tournament appearance.