Vinni Lettieri Earns Big Ten Second Star Of The WeekAfter a four-point weekend, University of Minnesota men's hockey senior Vinnie Lettieri was named the Big Ten's Second Star of the Week on Tuesday.
Gophers Sheehy Named Big Ten's First StarUniversity of Minnesota sophomore Tyler Sheehy was named the Big Ten's First Star of the Week after the Gopher men's hockey team swept Alaska-Anchorage to open the season.
Gopher Hockey Battles Michigan For Top Spot In Big TenThere's a big series in Big Ten hockey this week. Minnesota hosts Michigan for control of the conference race. The Gophers and Wolverines play a rare Thursday-Friday series, with both games at Mariucci Arena.
Gophers Kloos, Fasching Earn Big Ten Honors After Weekend SweepThe University of Minnesota men's hockey team got a pair of one-goal victories Friday and Saturday to earn a sweep of Ohio State. Justin Kloos and Hudson Fasching earned two of the Big Ten's three Stars of the Week on Tuesday as a result of the weekend.
Gophers Sweep Ohio State To Maintain Big Ten LeadThe University of Minnesota men's hockey team beat Ohio State 4-3 Saturday night to complete a weekend sweep of the Buckeyes and maintain its spot at the top of the Big Ten standings.
Gophers Fall To MSU-Mankato At North Star College CupThe University of Minnesota men's hockey team went winless for the weekend after a 3-2 loss to Minnesota State University, Mankato, on Sunday in the North Star College Cup at Xcel Energy Center.
Gopher Basketball, Hockey To Play In 2018 'Super Saturday' In New YorkThe Big Ten announced Wednesday that the University of Minnesota will be a part of a basketball and hockey doubleheader at Madison Square Garden in 2018. The Gopher men's basketball team will face Ohio State on Jan. 20, 2018. That same day, the Gopher men's hockey team will face Michigan State.
Gophers Get All 3 Big Ten Stars After Weekend SweepMichael Brodzinski earned the league's First Star of the Week, Hudson Fasching was named the Second Star of the Week and Eric Schierhorn was named the Third Star of the Week.
Brodzinski Nets Hat Trick, Gophers Sweep WisconsinMichael Brodzinski netted a hat trick Saturday night as the University of Minnesota hockey team completed a weekend sweep of Wisconsin with a 9-2 victory. The Gophers got the weekend started with a 4-0 win over the Badgers Friday night.
Gophers Aim To Win Big Ten, Get Fans Back To MariucciIt is a strange time for the University of Minnesota men's hockey team. They've played themselves into contention in the Big Ten, but are barely above .500 on the season. The wins are starting to come, but the fervor for the team has not.
Gophers Top Michigan 3-1 To Earn Weekend SweepThe University of Minnesota men's hockey team put together a third period rally to beat Michigan State 3-1 at Mariucci and earn a weekend sweep of the Spartans. The Gophers scored all three goals in the final 20 minutes after trailing 1-0 going into the third period.
Fasching Named Big Ten's Third Star Of The WeekAfter scoring three goals in a weekend split at Michigan, Hudson Fasching was named the Big Ten's Third Star of the Week on Tuesday. It's the fifth time that Fasching, a junior with the Gophers, has earned a player of the week honor from the Big Ten and the first time this season.