Ferris State, Colgate and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will join Minnesota in the Gophers’ 23rd annual Mariucci Classic. The matchups were announced Monday.
Six players scored a goal apiece as Ferris State beat Minnesota-Duluth in the consolation game at the Florida College Classic.
The Western Collegiate Hockey Association will play a 28-game league schedule when it’s shuffled for the 2013-14 season.
Jay Barriball’s goal at 7:38 of the third period lifted Minnesota into a 2-2 tie with Ferris State at the Dodge Holiday Classic men’s hockey tournament on Saturday.