ACHA: League title hangs in balance for Wildcats

UA enters the weekend even with Central Oklahoma in league play

Arizona Hockey drops to #9 as critical weekend arrives

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - 9th ranked Arizona Wildcats Hockey is tied for first place in the Western Collegiate Hockey League – and will host its top league challengers this Thursday through Saturday at the Tucson Arena.

#15 Oklahoma starts the weekend Thursday, January 17 at the TCC. #8 University of Central Oklahoma, currently tied with Arizona for the league lead, visits on Friday, January 18 and Saturday, January 19.

Arizona (19-5) is in pursuit of its first WCHL championship.

Central Oklahoma is the reigning league champion and has won two national championships this decade.

Arizona won its national championship in 1985.

Faceoff on all three games will be 7:30 p.m.

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