1500 ESPN SportsWire

St. Paul lands 2018 Frozen Four, to be held at the Xcel Energy Center

by Derek Wetmore, 1500ESPN.com Updated 7 months ago | 660 reads

The University of Minnesota will host the 2018 Frozen Four at the Xcel Energy Center, the NCAA announced Wednesday. It's the third time the Xcel Energy Center has hosted the tournament, and ninth time Minnesota has hosted, according to the release.

The St. Paul Civic Center also has hosted the Frozen Four three times.

Additionally, the Xcel Energy Center will host the 2016 Western Regional. The 2015 Division III Men's hockey tournament will be held at Ridder Arena on the campus of the University of Minnesota. That tournament will be hosted by the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association.




Derek Wetmore is the senior editor for 1500ESPN.com. His previous stops include MLB.com and the Minnesota Daily.
More from the 1500 ESPN SportsWire » Vikings will lean on Captain Munnerlyn as a leader on defense » Jabari Price's study habits impress, but next step is to think less » Twins recall slugger Kennys Vargas to take Sam Fuld's roster spot » Twins get good return in Tommy Milone for former waiver claim Sam Fuld » Twins can't get to Royals bullpen after chasing Danny Duffy