UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA - MARIUCCI ARENAThis panorama of Mariucci Arena on the University of Minnesota campus, photographed by James Blakeway, features the Minnesota Golden Gopher hockey team playing WCHA rival University of Minnesota-Duluth. Mariucci Arena is named in honor of long time hockey coach John Mariucci, who was also a standout hockey and football player for the Gophers. Mariucci coached the Gophers from 1952 to 1966 with the exception of the 1955-1956 season. Dedicated in 1993, Mariucci Arena has a hockey game capacity of 10,000. University of Minnesota Hockey enjoys a long history, becoming a varsity sport in 1921. The Golden Gophers have won five national championships in men's hockey.
Bring your wall alive with the breathtaking sights of a jam-packed Mariucci Arena on game night! A spectacular, rare print you'll likely never see in stores, this amazing poster takes you to the hottest ticket in Minneapolis - Gophers hockey. Printed in brilliant color and perfect focus on high-quality print stock, and complete with a sharp white border that includes the official team logo and a brief descriptive paragraph, this is both a beauty for the wall of home or office, and a great collector's item for years to come.