Buffalo, October 3, 2012 – D’Youville College will host the first annual National Association of Intercollegiate Hockey Fall Invitational Tournament Friday, October 5 through Sunday October 7 at Bud Bakewell Arena in Riverside Park. (2607 Niagara St.) Six club teams will take to the ice beginning at 5:00 p.m. Friday when the D’Youville Spartans meet the Medaille Mavericks. Other teams participating throughout the weekend include Penn State, St. John Fisher, Hobart, and Bloomsburg. The event is for teams that would not otherwise compete against each other during the season. The NAIH is the governing body for intercollegiate hockey teams in the U.S. and Canada. Teams in the Association play under NCAA rules.