Hockey is more than just a game in Connecticut, and later this month, the state's four NCAA Division I men's hockey programs -- UConn, Yale, Sacred Heart, and Quinnipiac -- will battle at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Conn. to determine who will take the throne.
Connecticut Ice is a three-day festival, Jan. 24 - 26, that will showcase youth and amateur hockey from across the state and include the Collegiate Cup - the two-round, four-game tournament for state bragging rights.
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Here's what you need to know about the first-round matchups…