The University of Minnesota is considering an $8 million renovation to Mariucci Arena that could include making the ice surface smaller.Minnesota is one of the few teams left in college hockey to play on an Olympic-sized ice surface, 200x100 feet. It was the trend for many years, until that reversed itself, and most arenas built since the mid-1990s have been NHL sized (200x85) or a hybrid.The plans ...

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