The inaugural Big Ten hockey schedule features the six teams playing 20 league games, each team two home and two away. Michigan State's first home series is Dec. 6-7 against Minnesota. The Spartans close their regular season at home against Wisconsin March 14-15. All teams are in the Big Ten tournament which runs March 22-24 in St. Paul, Minnesota. MSU plays Michigan at Munn Arena twice-- Friday, January 24th and Saturday, March 8th.