The National Collegiate Hockey Conference will have 18 games televised by CBS Sports Network when it opens its inaugural season in 2013-14, including one game featuring the University of Nebraska at Omaha.
The TV schedule features 15 regular season conference games, as well as the NCHC semifinals and championship.
UNO's televised game will be Nov. 15 when the Mavericks host Michigan.
In other news:
» UNO coach Dean Blais officially announced that Alex Todd has been hired as an assistant coach. Todd replaces Steve Johnson, who left the team after one season.
Todd was the head coach at Castleton State in Vermont since 2005.
» Goaltender Kirk Thompson will join the team as a freshman this fall. Thompson played three seasons for the Prince George Spruce Kings of the British Columbia Hockey League. Last season he played in a team-high 50 games, going 24-22-1 with a 2.84 goals-against average, a .915 save percentage and two shutouts.
» Goaltender Dayn Belfour has left the team.