The sixth-seed Wisconsin Badgers men’s hockey team (9-22-3, 6-17-1 Big Ten) heads to South Bend, Indiana to take on third-seed Notre Dame (25-9, 17-6) in the first round of the 2022 Big Ten Hockey Tournament.
The Irish lead the season series 3-1 and have outscored the Badgers 14-8 in the four times the teams have matched up.
Here is everything you need to know before the opening series of the Big Ten Tournament:
Know Your Foe
Notre Dame is currently ranked seventh in the country, and they have won five games in a row, including a massive series sweep against Michigan last weekend.