SECHC Tournament bracket released; Razorbacks projected as #1 seed in the West

The SECHC recently released the tournament bracket for this year’s conference playoffs.  This year’s playoffs will take place in Huntsville, AL, from February 22-24.  Daily ticket prices, good for all games each day, are $8 for adults, $5 for students with an ID, and $5 for military (active duty, Guard Reserve and retire with ID).  Children under five are admitted free of charge.

During the tournament, the SECHC we will once again recognize and honor a Wounded Warrior from the local community during our the awards’ night, currently scheduled for February 23rd.  The All-Conference Team and All-Academic teams will also be announced on February 23rd prior to the second semifinal game.

The Ice Hogs are a member of the Western Division of the Southeastern Collegiate Hockey Conference and, at 7-1, are currently projected to seize the #1 West seed in the tournament.  The three-day playoff tournament is structured as follows (all game times CST):

Friday, February 22 (games take place on two different rinks simultaneously)
Quarterfinal #1 – 2 West vs 3 East, 7:10 pm
Quarterfinal #2 – 1 East vs 4 West,  9:50 pm
Quarterfinal #3 – 2 East vs 3 West, 7:00 pm
Quarterfinal #4 – 1 West vs 4 East, 9:40 pm (tentatively when the Razorbacks would play)

Saturday, February 23
7th Place Game – Lowest Losing Seed vs 2nd Lowest Losing Seed, 3:40 pm
5th Place Game – Highest Losing Seed vs 2nd Highest Losing Seed, 3:30 pm
Semi-final # 1 – Winner Quarterfinal #1 vs Winner Quarterfinal #2, 6:10 pm
Semi-final # 2 – Winner Quarterfinal #3 vs Winner Quarterfinal #4, 8:50 pm

Sunday, February 24
3rd Place Game – Loser Semi-final #1 vs Loser Semi-final #2, 11:30 am
Championship Game – Winner Semi-final #1 vs Winner Semi-final #2, 2:30 pm