Welcome to tonight's live blog of Game 1 between the Northern Michigan Wildcats and Notre Dame Fighting Irish from the Berry Events Center in Marquette. The puck is set to drop at 7:35 p.m.
Both teams will meet again on Saturday in Marquette at 7:35 p.m.
Mining Journal Sports Editor is at the Berry Events Center and will be tweeting updates all weekend at twitter.com/mattwellens, which you can at www.miningjournal.net/page/blogs.detail/display/63/11-4-11-Notre-Dame-at-NMU-hockey-live-blog--Game-1.html.
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