Miners announce conference opponents for 2019-20 season
05/09/2019, 12:15pm MDT
By Staff // minershockey.com
TCHC Champions look ahead at defending their title next season.
EL PASO -- The UTEP Hockey Club announced today its opponent breakdown for the 2019-20 TCHC conference schedule.
UTEP finished 17-1-1-1 and atop of TCHC at the end of the regular season. The Miners then went on to capture the TCHC Championship title following an 8-1 win over Texas A&M in the postseason. Earning the Miners a berth to the ACHA Western Regional tournament. In a similar format to previous seasons, the Miners will play five two-game series at home and five two-game series on the road for a total 20 game slate.
The Miners will play divisional opponents Texas A&M, Texas State and the University of Texas for their three home-and-home game series. Additional home games will be against the University of North Texas and Texas Christian University. UTEP will play both Dallas Baptist and East Texas Baptist on the road.
The 2019-20 TCHC season will kick off in September and end the first weekend in February with a two-week holiday break during December.
The TCHC Conference tournament will once again return to the Children's Health StarCenter in Mansfield, Texas, February 6-9, 2020.
Game dates and times will be released later this summer. For more information on UTEP Hockey please visit minershockey.com