The Matchup: Wisconsin at # 5 Denver
When: Friday Nov. 30 & Saturday Dec. 1 9/8 p.m. CT
Where: Magness Arena (6,026)
Ice Sheet: 200' x 85’
TV: Friday – NBC Sports Network, Saturday - None
All-Time Series: Wisconsin leads 75-59-11
Last Series Meeting: Denver 3, Wisconsin 2 (OT)- The Pioneers eliminated the Badgers in the third game of the three-game WCHA first round series in Denver.
The two teams will meet for the final time in the regular season as members of the WCHA. This weekend marks the 146th and 147th times the two schools have faced one another.
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About the Pioneers:
Record: 9-3-0(7-1-0 WCHA, 14 points, 1st place)
Head Coach: George Gwozdecky (19th season,407-242-55)
Notable: Denver head coach George Gwozdecky was a teammate of Wisconsin head coach Mike Eaves on the UW squad that won the 1977 NCAA Championship. DU assistant coach Steve Miller and forward Garrett Allen are both Wisconsi...