Minnesota State, Mankato scored four power-play goals to roll over Bemidji State 6-1 in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association on Saturday.
Michigan Tech scored twice in the last 6:02 to earn a 4-4 tie with Minnesota-Duluth.
Sam Rendle scored his first goal of the season in the closing minutes to lift Bemidji State to a 5-4 win over Alaska-Anchorage in men’s hockey Saturday.
Nic Dowd had a goal in each of the first two periods to lead St. Cloud State to a 5-1 win over Minnesota-Duluth in men’s hockey Saturday.
Eriah Hayes scored twice on the power play and Matt Leitner had a goal and two assists to lead Minnesota State, Mankato to a 4-2 win over struggling Wisconsin in men’s hockey Saturday.
Tom Serratore’s goal early in the third period was the game-winner as Minnesota beat Wisconsin 3-1.
Senior forward Chris Knowlton scored his first three goals of the season Saturday to lead Denver to a 6-1 Western Collegiate Hockey Association win over St. Cloud State.
Freshman Dylan Margonari scored his first game-winning goal late in the third period as Minnesota State, Mankato beat Minnesota 5-3 Saturday in a Western Collegiate Hockey Association game.
Kyle Rau scored 12 seconds into the game and freshman goalie Adam Wilcox made it stand up as Minnesota beat Canisius 1-0 Sunday in men’s college hockey.
Second-ranked Minnesota lived up to their billings Friday, scoring three times in the first period and coasting to a 5-1 men’s college hockey win over Michigan State.
The National Collegiate Hockey Conference is expected to hold its postseason tournament at Target Center.
Ten finalists have been announced for the 2012 Hobey Baker Memorial Award honoring college hockey’s top player.
Freshman goalie Ryan Faragher made 44 saves to lead St. Cloud State to a 4-0 shutout of North Dakota Friday in Western Collegiate Hockey Association debut.
Six of the top college hockey programs plan to form a new league in 2013-14, so another conference shakeup appears likely.
The Grand Forks Herald is reporting five schools will leave the Western Collegiate Hockey Association in two years to form a new conference.
University of North Dakota hockey forward Danny Kristo says he’ll return for his junior season rather than sign a professional contract.
Michael Dorr had two goals as Minnesota State-Mankato snapped St. Cloud State’s seven-game unbeaten streak with a 6-2 win over the Huskies on Saturday.
Matt Bailey scored the game’s only goal and Chris Kamal made 30 saves as Alaska-Anchorage beat Minnesota 1-0 on Saturday.