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Michigan Hockey TV Schedule 2023-24

By Kapil Sapkota / 6 October 2023 06:45 AM

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Michigan Hockey TV Schedule 2023-24 began on September 30 against Simon Fraser (EX). Big Ten Network broadcasts the Wolverines matches.

Michigan started the season with a comfortable 8-1 victory. They will play their next game against the #18 Providence on October 7 at Ann Arbor.

The University of Michigan men's ice hockey program has secured a total of 9 NCAA Tournament championships, with the latest triumph in 1998.

The Wolverines clinched the back-to-back Big Ten Tournament Championships in 2022 and 2023 and secured a place at the NCAA Frozen Four.

The University of Michigan is also one of the major contributors to the NHL. Red Berenson, Mike Cammalleri, Jack Johnson, Max Pacioretty, Quinn Hughes, and many others played for the Wolverines during their collegiate careers. 

University of Michigan Hockey Schedule 2023-24

Here is the complete men's hockey schedule of the Michigan Wolverines for 2023:

  • September 30, 2023 - 7:00 PM (Home)
    vs. Simon Fraser (EX)
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • October 07, 2023 - 7:00 PM (Home)   
    vs. #18 Providence
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • October 08, 2023 - 4:00 PM (Home)
    vs. #18 Providence
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • October 13, 2023 - 7:00 PM (Away)
    vs. UMass
    Amherst Massachusetts

  • October 14, 2023 - 7:00 PM (Away)
    vs. UMass
    Amherst Massachusetts

  • October 20, 2023 - Time: TBA (Home)
    vs. Ohio State
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • October 21, 2023 - Time: TBA (Home)
    vs. Ohio State
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • October 27, 2023 - 7:00 PM (Home)
    vs. Lindenwood
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • October 28, 2023 - 7:00 PM (Home)
    vs. Lindenwood
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • November 03, 2023 - Time: TBA (Away)
    vs. Wisconsin
    Madison, Wisconsin

  • November 04, 2023 - Time: TBA (Away)
    vs. Wisconsin
    Madison, Wisconsin

  • November 10, 2023 - Time: TBA (Home)
    vs. Minnesota
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • November 11, 2023 - Time: TBA (Home)
    vs. Minnesota
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • November 17, 2023 - Time: TBA (Home)
    vs. Penn State
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • November 18, 2023 - Time: TBA (Home)
    vs. Penn State
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

  • November 24, 2023 - 7:30 PM CT (Away)
    vs. St. Cloud
    St. Cloud, Minnesota

  • November 25, 2023 - 7:30 PM CT (Away)
    vs. St. Cloud
    St. Cloud, Minnesota

  • December 01, 2023 - Time: TBA (Away)
    vs. Notre Dame
    South Bend, Indiana

  • December 02, 2023 - Time: TBA (Away)
    vs. Notre Dame
    South Bend, Indiana

How To Watch Wolverines Hockey Games on TV?

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Most of the Michigan Wolverines games are broadcast on B1G+, FloHockey, NCHC.tv, Big Ten Network, Peacock, and Bally Sports Detroit.

Different games will be shown on different channels and a single game will not be available on every channel mentioned above. Very few games of the Wolverines will be also available on ESPNU, TSN2, and CW50.

Michigan Wolverines Hockey Roster

The Wolverines hockey roster includes some prominent players such as Rutger McGroarty, Gavin Brindley, Nick Moldenhauer, and others.

These players are already drafted by the NHL franchises. McGroarty was drafted 14th overall in the 2022 NHL Entry Draft by the Winnipeg Jets.

Brindley is a draftee of the Columbus Blue Jackets, who was selected in the second round of the 2023 NHL Draft. Likewise, Moldenhauer was drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2022.

The complete men's hockey roster of the Michigan Wolverines for the 2023-24 season is listed below.

Forwards

  • Rutger McGroarty
  • Gavin Brindley
  • Josh Eernisse
  • T.J. Hughes
  • Garrett Schifsky
  • Tanner Rowe
  • Jackson Hallum
  • Philippe Lapointe
  • Chase Pletzke
  • Dylan Duke
  • Nick Moldenhauer
  • Kienan Draper
  • Frank Nazar III
  • Mark Estapa

Defencemen

  • Tyler Duke
  • Brendan Miles
  • Jacob Truscott'
  • Steven Holtz
  • Seamus Casey
  • Luca Fantilli
  • Josh Orrico
  • Ethan Edwards
  • Marshall Warren

Goaltenders

  • Andrew Albano
  • Jacob Barczewski
  • Noah West

Michigan Wolverines Coaching Staff

Coaching staff details of the Michigan Wolverines for the 2023-24 season are summarised in the table below:

Coaching StaffPosition
Rob RasseyAssociate Head Coach
Matt DeschampsAssistant Coach
Kevin ReiterAssistant Coach
Joe MaherStrength and Conditioning Coach
Evan HallDirector of Hockey Operations
Brian BrewsterHead Athletic Trainer
Mary Ellen HysongAdministrative Assistant

Rob Rassey spent a year with the Michigan Wolverines as an assistant coach before being promoted to associate head coach role in July 2023.

During his first season with the University of Michigan, Rassey helped the team to clinch the 2023 Big Ten Tournament Championship. The Wolverines made an appearance in the Frozen Four.

Previously, Rassey worked as the Head Coach of the Sioux Falls Stampede and Omaha Lancers of the United States Hockey League (USHL). From 2019-2021, he also served the Detroit Red Wings as an amateur scout.

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The University of Michigan hired Mathew Deschamps as an assistant coach in July 2023. Ahead of his career with the Wolverines, Deschamps spent 3 seasons with the USHL's Chicago Steel.

Deschamps helped the Steel win the Anderson Cup back to back in the 2019-20 and 2020-21 seasons as a regular season champion. Chicago also captured the Clark Cup as playoff champion in the latter season.

Another Assistant Coach of the program for the season, Kevin Reiter worked at the USA Hockey National Team Development Program. Reiter joined the USNTDP in 2013 as a goaltending coach and was promoted to director of player personnel in 2017.

Strength and Conditioning Coach Joe Maher was hired in 2013. Previously, he worked for Yale University and the University of Richmond.

Evan Hall is named as the Director of Hockey Operations, while Brian Brewster works as the Head Athletic Trainer for the MI hockey program.

Head Coach Brandon Naurato

Naurato was named the permanent head coach of the Wolverines on March 31, 2023. He had been working on an interim basis since Aug 7, 2022.

During his first season as head coach, Naurato led the Wolverines to the Big Ten Tournament Championship and secured a berth in the Frozen Four. The team had the historic season start of 7-1.

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Michigan became one of the highest-scoring offenses in the tournament despite being the youngest team in the nation and had an average of 4.17 goals per game. They ranked as the No. 2 seed in the Big Ten Tournament for two straight seasons.

Prior to his career with the Wolverines, Naruto served the NHL's Detroit Red Wings as a Player Development Consultant.

He was the owner and director of Total Package Hockey in Detroit for seven years. He started the online hockey academy for the first time in the United States.

The famous NHL players Quinn Hughes, Jacob Trouba, Zach Werenski, Dylan Larkin, and Jack Hughes have previously worked with Naurato.

Brandon himself is an alum of Michigan. He played four years at the University from 2006-09 and advanced to the NCAA Tournament each year. He recorded 32 goals and 32 assists throughout his 130 Michigan career games.

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