#4/#9 Notre Dame (25-13-5) vs. #3/#11 Minnesota-Duluth (24-10-6)
Thursday, April 7, 2011 – Xcel Energy Center – 4:00 pm CT
TV: ESPN2 HD/ESPN3.com – Radio: Cat Country 99.9 FM
:: Notre Dame NCAA Frozen Four Central ::

April 7, 2011

Notre Dame Quotes – April 6
Minnesota Duluth Quotes – April 6
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Irish square off against Minnesota-Duluth on Thursday, April 7 live on ESPN2 at 4:00 p.m. CT.



The Irish and the Bulldogs will square off at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. Notre Dame returns to the Frozen Four for the second time in the last four seasons when the Irish square off against Minnesota-Duluth on Thursday, April 7 at 4:00 p.m. CT.

The two NCAA Frozen Four semifinal games will be televised live by ESPN2 HD and on ESPN3.com. Gary Thorne and Barry Melrose will call the action with Clay Matvick reporting from the sideline. Saturday’s championship game will be on ESPN HD and ESPN3.com. As always, Notre Dame hockey can be heard live on Cat Country 99.9 FM in South Bend. WSBT Radio Sports Director Darin Pritchett will call all the action for the Irish beginning with the pregame show 20 minutes prior to the opening faceoff.

You can read the game notes package by clicking here: Game Notes

The Irish worked out on the ice of the Xcel Energy Center around 11 am CT just after members of the Minnesota Wild finished a morning skate on the sheet of ice.

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After practice, the Coach Jeff Jackson, seniors Calle Ridderwall, Ben Ryan, Ryan Guentzel and Joe Lavin talked with members of the media during the NCAA Press Conference

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Check back to UND.com for more updates as the Irish are in St. Paul for the 2011 NCAA Frozen Four.