Alaska Quick Facts

Location: Fairbanks, Alaska
Founded: 1917
Enrollment: 11,149
Nickname: Nanooks
Colors: Blue & Gold
Chancellor: Mike Powers
Athletics Director: Dr. Gary R. Gray
Faculty Athletic Representative: Dr. Dani Sheppard
Athletic Dept. Phone: 907-474-7780

Team History

First Year of Div. I Hockey: 1947
All-Time Record: 353-456-68

Facility Information

Name/Capacity: Carlson Center/4,595
Dimensions: 200' x 100'
Ticket Office Phone: 907-474-6665
Address: 2010 2nd Ave, Fairbanks, Alaska 99701

Directions to Arena(from Fairbanks Int. Airport):

-Exit the airport taking the exit on the right, merging south onto Airport Way
- Continue on Airport Way 4.0 miles
-Turn left on Wilbur Street
-Continue on Wilbur Street until stop sign, turn left
-Take immediate right into destination parking lot

Coaches/Support Staff

Head Coach: Lance West
     • Alma Mater: Alabama Huntsville '95
     • Record at Alaska (Yrs): First Season
     • Career Record: Same

Assistant Coach: Lance West, UAH, '95
Assistant Coach: Erik Largen, UAF, '10
Hockey Office Manager: Shawn Head
Director of Hockey Operations: Jason Pace
Head Strength & Conditioning Coach/Head Athletic Training: Mike Curtin
Equipment Manager: Darren Kadel

Media Services

Hockey SID: Nona Letuligasenoa
Office Phone: 907-474-6807
Cell Phone: 907-388-7201
Hockey Specific Twitter: @Alaska_Hockey
Athletics Twitter: @alaskananooks
Athletics Facebook:
Athletics Instagram: alaskananooks