Area Division One college hockey continues to hit the ice through this weekend across the country. Minnesota State will be at Providence as the Mavericks represent the WCHA. Bemidji State is another WCHA squad but they’ll be up against a new member of the NCHC (National Collegiate Hockey Conference) as they travel to St. Cloud State. Minnesota Duluth, meanwhile, will host Michigan Tech. Over in the new look Big Ten hockey conference, the Gophers start the Ice Breaker Tournament tonight at Mariucci against Mercyherst. The winner advances to tomorrow night to face the winner of Clarkson and New Hampshire.