Sam Warning Scores Early, Gophers Hang On Late to Win Opener
Minnesota Opens Season with 4-3 Win vs. UMD
Nearly every year expectations are high for the U, but this season could be one of the most anticipated in recent memory for Gopher fans.
Coming off a heartbreaking 7-4 loss in the National Championship game to Union, the Gophers returned every NHL eligible player and are ranked #1 in the preseason polls. The team's difference makers from last season all came back with one goal in mind: winning the National Championship.
Those difference makers were on display early on in the team's season-opener against the Minnesota-Dul...