MANKATO - The #11 MSU men's hockey team opens up its 50th season at home this weekend with a non-conference match-up against the #8 Boston University Terriers.

The Mavericks are fresh-off their 29-win season. MSU's season ended with an overtime loss to eventual national champion Minnesota-Duluth in the first round of the NCAA tournament.

Puck-drop on both Friday and Saturday is set for 7:07PM in Mankato. We'll have more on MSU's match-up with BU Thursday night on KEYC News 12.