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Michigan Tech announces details for 55th Great Lakes Invitational


By @MichaelCaples –

Michigan Tech has officially announced the details for the 55th annual Great Lakes Invitational at Little Caesars Arena this holiday season.

The college hockey tournament will take place Dec. 30 and Dec. 31 at the home of the Detroit Red Wings, featuring the Huskies, the Michigan Wolverines, the Michigan State Spartans and the Ferris State Bulldogs – this year’s guest opponent.

The semifinals – MTU vs. MSU and UM vs. FSU – will be played at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 30, respectively.

The GLI championship and third-place games will be played once again as part of a tripleheader of hockey at LCA on New Year’s Eve. The third-place game will once again start at 11:30 a.m.; the championship will begin at 2:30 p.m.

The Red Wings play the Sharks at 7 p.m. that evening.