There’s rarely been a hockey team that went far in a playoff run without great goaltending, and that includes the Gopher’s run to the Frozen Four with Kent Patterson.
Erik Haula scored both Minnesota goals as the Golden Gophers beat Alaska-Anchorage 2-1 Friday in the opening game of their Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoff series.
Sophomore defenseman Jake Parenteau scored his first career goal in overtime to help Minnesota maintain its lead in the Western Collegiate Association with a 3-2 win over Nebraska-Omaha on Friday.
St. Cloud State freshman Ryan Faragher made 40 saves to lead the Huskies to a 4-3 Western Collegiate Hockey Association win over top-ranked Minnesota on Saturday.
Senior goalie Kent Patterson notched another shutout Friday, leading Minnesota to a 2-0 Western Collegiate Hockey Association win over North Dakota.
The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team improved to 6-1 on the season after a 5-0 win at Alaska-Anchorage Friday night in WCHA action in Alaska.
Minnesota senior goalie Kent Patterson is off to a perfect start, and so are the Golden Gophers.
Senior goalie Kent Patterson made 20 saves Friday to beat Sacred Heart 9-0 in men’s college hockey and become the first Golden Gophers’ goalie to notch a season-opening shuout since 1984.
The Minnesota Men’s Hockey team will try to keep a hot streak going with a home series against Michigan Tech Friday and Saturday at Mariucci Arena. Mike Grimm talks to Gopher netminder Kent Patterson.
Taylor Matson had two goals and Minnesota scored first for the first time in five games on Friday to beat Colorado College 4-1 in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association.
Minnesota senior forward Jacob Cepis came to the rescue of the Golden Gophers men’s hockey team Sunday.