Get geared up to support the Ferris State University men’s ice hockey team in its quest for a national championship with 2012 NCAA Frozen Four commemorative merchandise.
The campus bookstore in the Rankin Student Center is offering oxford gray short-sleeve T-shirts featuring bold “Frozen Four” lettering printed on the front over a hockey puck adorned with the event logo and each participating team’s logo at the bottom. The 100-percent cotton T’s are available in sizes small to XXL for $19.98.
The store also has the NCAA Men’s Regional Champions hat with the Bulldogs logo and Frozen Four patch on the side for $27.98.
Both are items fans have been requesting, according to bookstore officials.
“We can always get more if our supply gets low,” said Michael Milton, the bookstore’s general merchandise manager. “And we will have a lot more merchandise if we win the national championship.”
The Ferris State University Bookstore is located inside the Rankin Student Center, 805 Campus Drive. Hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (231) 591-2607.
Merchandise also is available through the Ferris State Bulldogs Shop on the athletics website: ferrisstatebulldogs.com. Red T-shirts feature the “Frozen Four” lettering and logo over the Bulldogs’ logo for $17.95. The site also offers black short- ($17.95) and long-sleeve T-shirts ($24.95), a hooded sweatshirt ($38.95) and a black hat ($24.95). All shirts and sweatshirts are available to order in sizes small to XXL.
The Pro Shop of Ferris’ Ewigleben Ice Arena will have the white Frozen Four hats available by Friday, said Pro Shop coordinator Tim Blashill.
“We’ve had quite a few calls for the hats,” Blashill said. “That’s what people want.”
Pro Shop hours are 4:30-8:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call (231) 591-2881.
The Bulldogs will take on Union in the Frozen Four on Thursday, April 5 in Tampa Bay, Fla., while Minnesota and Boston College will play in the other semifinal. The title game is scheduled for Saturday, April 7.