Minnesota State

Minnesota State Quick Facts

Location: Mankato, Minn.
Year Founded: 1868
Enrollment: 15,376
Nickname: Mavericks
Colors: Purple & Gold
President: Dr. Richard Davenport
Director of Athletics: Kevin Buisman
Faculty Athletic Representative: Dr. Jeff Pribyl
Athletic Dept. Phone: 507.389.6111


Team History

First Year of Division I Hockey: 1996-97
All-time Record (Years): 815-609-141 (46 years)
NCAA Division I record (Years): 334-321-80 (19)


Facility Information

Name (Capacity): Verizon Wireless Center (4,832)
Dimensions: 200 x 87
Ticket Office Phone: 507.389.3000
Address: 1 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato, MN 56001


Coaches/Support Staff

Head Coach: Mike Hastings
     • Alma Mater, Year St. Cloud State '93
     • Record at School: 100-49-14 (4 years)
     • Overall Record: 100-49-14 (4 years)

Assistant Coaches
     • Darren Blue (Minnesota State '96)
     • Todd Knott (Bemidji State '02)

Support Staff
     • Kevin Anderson, Hockey Operations (St. Cloud State '02)
     • Scott Rideout, Men's Hockey Equipment Manager


Media Services

Hockey SID: Paul Allan
Office Phone: 507.389.2625
Cell Phone: 507.381.7503
Email: paul.allan@mnsu.edu
Press Box Phone: 507.389.3000
Website: msumavericks.com
Hockey-specific Twitter: @mavhockey
Athletics Twitter: @msumavericks
Athletics Facebook: facebook.com/MaverickAthletics
Athletics Instagram: msumavericks1


Media Directory

Print/Web
Mankato Free Press – Shane Frederick, sfrederick@mankato-freepress.com, 507.327.8459

Radio
KTOE – Mike Sullivan, mikesullivan@radiomankato.com, 507.345.4537

Television
KEYC – Claire Dau, tvdau@keyc.com, 217.549.6803

BROADCAST SCHEDULE

All home games broadcast locally on Charter channels 191 & 826
Radio Broadcast Information
KTOE – Mike Sullivan, mikesullivan@radiomankato.com, 507.345.4537