Michigan Tech, Western Michigan meet in GLI Championship

Published On: Dec 28 2013 11:13:18 AM EST

The Great Lakes Invitational college hockey tournament championship game will feature Michigan Tech and Western Michigan at 7 p.m. Saturday outdoors at Comerica Park.

On Friday, Michigan Tech (7-9-5) beat Michigan State in a shootout, 3-2, and Western Michigan (8-8-3) defeated Michigan in overtime, 3-2.

Michigan Tech won its first GLI championship in 30 years last year and is looking to win back-to-back titles in the oldest college hockey tournament in the U.S. since 1979-80.

This is a rematch of last year's GLI championship game.

A consolation match between Michigan State and Michigan will be played at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, also at Comerica Park.

Tickets are still available through Ticketmaster.com.


The views expressed below are not those of Click On Detroit, WDIV, or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus