The Wisconsin Badgers are set to return to action on Thursday when they face off against the Air Force Falcons in their first game at the Kwik Trip Holiday Face-Off.
Ranked No. 6 in the last USCHO Poll, the Badgers ended the first half of the season with a 14-4 record, most recently sweeping Penn State 6-3 and 4-1.
The Badgers are riding a five-game winning streak, and now will face off against Air Force in the Fiserv Forum, with face-off starting at 7:30 P.M. CT.
Air Force holds an 8-9-1 record through the first half of the season, including a 5-4-1 record in conference play.
They played Michigan State earlier in the year, splitting the series 1-1, and now face their another Big Ten school in the Badgers on Thursday.
Should the Badgers win, they’ll face the winner of Northeastern and Minnesota Duluth on Friday, where face-off will be at 7:30 P.M. CT as well.
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