March Madness: Frozen Style Selection Sunday

March Madness got you down? How are you doing in the office pool?  Still have bragging rights amongst your buddies?  Has your alma mater disappointed you yet?

Fear not, the NCAA will give you another chance at filling out a bracket that will help you drive your boss nuts by eliminating more of your productivity and eat up more of his printer toner and office bought paper.

Sunday March 24 marks selection sunday for the 16 team field of division 1 hockey clubs that will compete for the 2013 Frozen Four in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  This will be Pittsburgh’s first chance at hosting the top collegiate hockey teams in the country.

Fifty-nine teams battle for one of the covetted sixteen positions.  Five automatic qualifiers come from the Atlantic Hockey Association, Central Collegiate Hockey Association, ECAC Hockey, Hockey East Association, and the Western Collegiate Hockey Association.  The remaining 11 teams come from the 54 remaining teams.

Regional action is scheduled for March 29-31st, with the Frozen Four to take place in Pittsburgh on April 11th, and the National Championship game to take place on April 13th.  Regional games will be played at Michigan, Brown, New Hampshire, and Bowling Green.

The Selection Show will be broadcast at 9PM on ESPNU.

Topics: Frozen Four, March Madness, NCAA

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