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9
  Michigan
6
  Michigan State
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  Minnesota
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Gophers Win Big in B1G Opener


Wilcox Nets Shutout in 5-0 Victory, Boyd Scores Game Winner in Return to Lineup

East Lansing, Michigan - Minnesota's special teams were on full display Friday night.

The Gophers were +4 on special teams Friday, scoring three power play goals and one shorthanded goal to breeze past Michigan State.

Despite an up-and-down first few months of the season, the Gophers showed why they were the preseason favorite to win the B1G conference Friday night. Minnesota (9-4-0 Overall, 1-0-0 B1G) dominated the Michigan State Spartans (5-9-0, 1-2-0), scor...

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Gophers Fall 3-2 in Road Finale


BOSTON (Via GopherSports.com) – A back-and-forth battle between non-conference foes refused to go the way of No. 3 Gopher Hockey on Saturday night as Minnesota fell 3-2 to Northeastern at Matthews Arena.

Adam Wilcox made a season-high 37 saves for the Gophers while the Gophers’ penalty killing units blanked the Huskies and have not allowed a power-play goal in their last 10 chances over the last three games.

Minnesota (8-4-0 overall, 0-0-0-0 Big Ten) won the special teams battle with a pair of power-play goals on three chances and held the Huskies without a power-play goal on three chances...

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Minnesota Bests BC 6-2


Vinni Lettieri gets his first two goals of the season

Boston, Mass. – Kyle Rau was hoping this weekend would be a good one for Minnesota since the Frozen Four will be at TD Garden at season’s end. While the last few trips to Boston haven’t turned out well for the Gophers, this season’s Boston road trip is off to a good start.

The No. 3 Gophers (8-3) got goals from five different players, including two from Vinni Lettieri, and a steady 24 save performance from Adam Wilcox as they beat No. 10/11 Boston College (7-6) 6-2 at Conte Forum.

“You sit and watch Vinni skat...

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