The schedule shall feature eleven (11) games. Each school shall play three regular season conference games against each of the schools that sponsor ice hockey except Saint Anselm and Saint Michael’s. Saint Anselm and Saint Michael’s will play one (1) game against each conference opponent. Assumption, Franklin Pierce, Southern New Hampshire and Stonehill will play a three game series against each other.
Each conference matchup will be worth two points. If teams are playing each other once, the winner will receive two points in the standings. If teams are playing each other three times, points will be distributed according to success in the matchup. If a team wins at least two out of the three games, that team will receive two points in the standings. If the series ends at 1-1-1, each team will receive one point in the standings. If the series ends at 0-0-3, each team will receive one point in the standings.