The 16th annual Savannah Tire Hockey Classic kicked off Thursday at the Savannah Civic Center.
The tournament features six of the South's toughest college hockey teams, including University of Georgia, Georgia Tech, University of Florida, Florida State University, University of South Carolina and the Citadel.
The 3-day action-packed collegiate ice hockey event will be Jan. 16-18 at the Savannah Civic Center. The schedule is as follows:
Jan. 16 (Thirsty Thursday)
Citadel vs. University of South Carolina at 7:30 p.m.
Jan. 17 (Family Night)
Georgia Tech vs. Florida State University at 6 p.m.
University of Georgia vs. University of Florida at 8:30 p.m.
Jan. 18 (Championship Saturday)
University of Florida vs. Florida State University at 5:30 p.m.
Georgia Tech vs. University of Georgia at 8:30 p.m.
To purchase tickets, contact the Savannah Civic Center box office at 912.651.6556. For more information about the Savannah Tire Hockey Classic or to purchase tickets online, visit Savannahhockeyclassic.com.