Bowling Green opens their season on October 6th as they’ll travel to Erie, Pennsylvania to play the Mercyhurst Lakers. The Lakers were the 2018 Atlantic Hockey regular season champions, accruing a record of 21-12-4. Home-and-home series with MAC-brethern Western Michigan, Robert Morris, and instate rival Ohio State round out Bowling Green’s non conference slate. The Buckeyes had a 26-10-5 record this past season, culminating in an appearance in the Frozen Four.
The Falcons’ 2018-2019 non conference opponents had a cumulative record of 80-61-14 during the 2017-2018 season.
BG will also play a pair of exhibition games; 11/21 against the United States National Team Development Program Under-18 squad and the Windsor Lancers on 12/30.
The Falcons will welcome Northern Michigan, Lake Superior, Minnesota State, Bemidji State, Ferris State, Alaska, and Alabama-Huntsville to the Slater Family Ice Arena this upcoming season for conference play. They’ll travel to Alaska-Anchorage, Alabama-Huntsville, Ferris State, Michigan Tech, Alaska, Northern Michigan, and Bemidji State for league action as well.
In addition to the schedule release, the Falcons also released season ticket information. That can be found on the athletic department’s website here. Single game information will be released at a later time.
The schedule in full can be found below.
|10/6/18||Mercyhurst||Erie, PA||W 8-2|
|10/9/18||Western Michigan||Kalamazoo, MI||W 6-2|
|10/12/18||Robert Morris||Moon Township, PA||L 2-3|
|10/14/18||Robert Morris||Bowling Green, OH||W 6-0|
|10/23/18||Western Michigan||Bowling Green, OH||W 4-1|
|10/26/18||Ohio State||Columbus, OH||W 8-2|
|10/27/18||Ohio State||Bowling Green, OH||T 2-2|
|11/2/18||Northern Michigan*||Bowling Green, OH||W 3-1|
|11/3/18||Northern Michigan*||Bowling Green, OH||L 0-2|
|11/9/18||Alaska-Anchorage*||Anchorage, AK||T 0-0 (2OT W)|
|11/10/18||Alaska-Anchorage*||Anchorage, AK||W 3-0|
|11/16/18||Lake Superior*||Bowling Green, OH||L 0-5|
|11/17/18||Lake Superior*||Bowling Green, OH||W 5-2|
|11/21/18||U.S.N.T.D.P. (Exhib.)||Plymouth, MI||W 5-4|
|12/1/18||Alabama-Huntsville*||Huntsville, AL||W 6-2|
|12/2/18||Alabama-Huntsville*||Huntsville, AL||W 2-1|
|12/7/18||Ferris State*||Big Rapids, MI||T 3-3 (SO W)|
|12/8/18||Ferris State*||Big Rapids, MI||W 4-3 (OT)|
|12/14/18||Minnesota State*||Bowling Green, OH||W 4-1|
|12/15/18||Minnesota State*||Bowling Green, OH||W 4-1|
|12/30/18||Windsor (Exhib.)||Bowling Green, OH||W 7-3|
|1/3/19||Bemidji State*||Bowling Green, OH||L 2-3|
|1/4/19||Bemidji State*||Bowling Green, OH||W 3-1|
|1/11/19||Michigan Tech*||Houghton, MI||L 0-2|
|1/12/19||Michigan Tech*||Houghton, MI||W 3-2|
|1/18/19||Alaska*||Fairbanks, AK||L 1-4|
|1/19/19||Alaska*||Fairbanks, AK||W 2-0|
|1/25/19||Ferris State*||Bowling Green, OH||W 2-0|
|1/26/19||Ferris State*||Bowling Green, OH||L 0-3|
|2/1/19||Northern Michigan*||Marquette, MI||W 3-2 (OT)|
|2/2/19||Northern Michigan*||Marquette, MI||L 2-3|
|2/15/19||Alaska*||Bowling Green, OH||W 8-0|
|2/16/19||Alaska*||Bowling Green, OH||T 3-3 (2OT L)|
|2/22/19||Bemidji State*||Bemidji, MN||W 3-1|
|2/23/19||Bemidji State*||Bemidji, MN||T 2-2 (2OT W)|
|3/1/19||Alabama-Huntsville*||Bowling Green, OH||L 2-4|
|3/2/19||Alabama-Huntsville*||Bowling Green, OH||W 7-1|
|3/8/19||Michigan Tech (WCHA Playoffs Quarterfinals)||Bowling Green, OH||W 3-2|
|3/9/19||Michigan Tech (WCHA Playoffs Quarterfinals)||Bowling Green, OH||W 6-2|
|3/15/19||Northern Michigan (WCHA Playoffs Semifinals)||Marquette, MI||W 6-1|
|3/16/19||Northern Michigan (WCHA Playoffs Semifinals)||Marquette, MI||W 2-1 (2OT)|
|3/23/19||Minnesota State (WCHA Playoffs Championship)||Mankato, MN||L 2-3 (OT)|