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Lower bowl tickets released for NCAA Regional Hockey tourney in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. --  A limited number of lower bowl seats have been returned by the teams participating in this weekend’s NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey West Regional at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls.

The previously unavailable tickets are available at the center’s box office, at and, or charge-by- phone at 800-745-3000.

All session prices, which include all three games of the regional, are $99, $74, and $49. Single session prices, which include either both games on Friday, or the regional championship game on Saturday, are $60, $45, and $30. Some fees may apply.

There is an eight ticket limit per transaction. Tickets are required for ages 2 and up.

This is the first-ever NCAA DI Ice Hockey tournament in South Dakota history. The regional features three Minnesota teams -- Minnesota Duluth, St. Cloud State and Minnesota State University-Mankato.  Air Force is the fourth team.

The tournament starts Friday at 3 p.m. when St. Cloud State faces off against Air Force. That game will be broadcast on ESPNU. The other Friday game will match Minnesota State University in Mankato versus Minnesota Duluth at 6:30 p.m. on ESPN 3.

The regional championship will be played Saturday at 8 p.m. and will be broadcast on ESPN 2.

The regional winner advances to the Frozen Four in St. Paul on April 5-7.

This year’s West Regional is hosted by the University of North Dakota.