With essentially all of the northeast region out of action on Friday night, the college hockey focus shifts to the midwest, which features a full lineup of contests heading into the weekend.
On the CBS Sports Network, the Michigan Wolverines will play host to the Western Michigan Broncos at 7:35 p.m. ET. So far this season, Michigan is 5-8-2 overall, with a 5-4-0 record when playing at home. As for the Broncos, they're off to a 10-3-1 start to their season and are currently riding a five-game winning streak coming into the two-game road series with the Wolverines.
Elsewhere, the Ohio State Buckeyes welcome the Miami (Ohio) RedHawks for a two-game weekend set beginning with Friday night's contest, which begins at 7:05 p.m. ET and can be seen on the Big Ten Network. The RedHawks are 10-3-3 overall to this point, while Ohio State will enter Friday with a mark of 7-5-4.
For a complete look at Friday's college hockey schedule, click right here.