The Erie Sports Commission and Mercyhurst University host the 2018 Ice Breaker Tournament, one of the premier NCAA Division 1 hockey tournaments in the nation. Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) is the title sponsor for the event, scheduled for Oct. 12-13 at the Erie Insurance Arena. On Friday, Providence College will face Miami University at 4 p.m., followed by Mercyhurst University vs. the University of Notre Dame at 7:30 p.m. The consolation game will be played Saturday at 4 p.m. with the tournament final at 7:30 p.m. Both day and weekend passes can be purchased at erieevents.com.