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Gophers Win Big Ten Tournament Title, Head To NCAAs

The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team beat Michigan 4-2 Saturday night to win the Big Ten Tournament championship and earn an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.

03/22/2015

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Gophers Sweep Final Big Ten Weekly Hockey Awards

The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team got all three individual awards from the Big Ten Conference on Tuesday after sweeping Penn State over the weekend to win the league’s regular season title.

03/17/2015

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Mike Reilly Named Big Ten Defensive Player Of The Year

University of Minnesota junior Mike Reilly was named the Big Ten’s Defensive Player of the Year for the second straight year on Monday. Reilly was also selected First Team All-Big Ten as the league handed out its end-of-season awards.

03/16/2015

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Gophers Sweep Penn State To Win Big Ten Title

The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team beat Penn State 6-2 Saturday night at Mariucci to complete a weekend sweep of the Nittany Lions. The win, coupled with Michigan State’s win over Michigan, let the Gophers earn their second straight Big Ten Conference regular season title.

03/15/2015

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Gophers Fall 4-3 In Overtime At Penn State For Weekend Split

The Gophers men’s hockey tied scored a late goal to force overtime at Penn State Saturday night, but gave up an early goal in the extra session to lose 4-3 to the Nittany Lions for a weekend split.

02/21/2015

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Gophers Rau, Wilcox Earn Big Ten Honors After Sweep Of Michigan

After a big weekend in a sweep of Michigan, University of Minnesota senior Kyle Rau was named the Big Ten’s Second Star of the Week on Tuesday.

02/17/2015

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Gophers Shut Out Michigan For Weekend Sweep

The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team shut out Michigan 2-0 Saturday night to claim a weekend sweep of the Wolverines at Mariucci Arena.

02/15/2015

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Gophers Hockey Looks To Get Rhythm Back At Michigan

The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team heads to Michigan this weekend ranked No. 9 in the country, which is a bit disappointing. The Gophers started the season ranked No. 1. Now, they’re trying to find a rhythm to what’s otherwise been an inconsistent season.

01/08/2015

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Gophers’ Rau Named Big Ten Second Star Of The Week

After collecting three points in a weekend split at the Mariucci Classic, senior Kyle Rau of the Gophers men’s hockey team was named the Big Ten’s Second Star of the Week.

01/06/2015

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Gophers Beat RIT To Get Split In Mariucci Classic

The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team got a 3-2 win in overtime over RIT Saturday night to earn a split and third place at the Mariucci Classic.

01/04/2015

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Coaches Pick Gophers Men’s Hockey To Win Big Ten Title

The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team is the consensus preseason favorite to win the Big Ten Conference title this season, according to the coaches poll released Wednesday. The Gophers won the inaugural Big Ten title last year with a 14-3-3 record in league play.

09/24/2014

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Gophers Prep For North Dakota, Frozen Four

The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team is one of four left competing for the national title, and the Gophers face rival North Dakota Thursday. The winner of that game plays for the national championship on Saturday.

04/07/2014

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Gophers’ Wilcox Earns Big Ten Player Of The Year

Adam Wilcox was one of many winners for the University of Minnesota men’s hockey team Monday as the Big Ten Conference handed out its inaugural awards. Wilcox, one of the top goalies in the country, earned the Big Ten Player of the Year and Goaltender of the Year awards.

03/18/2014

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Gopher Hockey Tops Penn State, 5-1

The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team scored five unanswered goals, three in the first period, in a 5-1 win over Penn State Friday night at Mariucci Arena. The Gophers (22-4-5) improved to 11-2-2 in Big Ten Conference play with the win.

03/01/2014

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St. Cloud State To Take On Gophers In North Star Cup

It’s the first annual North Star Cup, and on Friday night it will allow the Gophers and St. Cloud State to meet for the only time this season.

01/24/2014

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Boyd, Rau Earn Big Ten Honors For Gopher Hockey

Travis Boyd and Kyle Rau of the Gopher men’s hockey team earned Big Ten honors as the first and second stars of the week, the Big Ten announced Tuesday. Minnesota, hosting the Mariucci Classic last weekend, earned a split after losing to Colgate in a shootout Friday night and beating RPI 6-2 Saturday night.

01/07/2014

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Rau Notches 100th Career Point In Gophers’ Loss To Colgate

Michael Brodzinski and Travis Boyd scored goals for the Gophers, but Colgate battled them to a 2-2 overtime tie and came away with a 2-1 win over Minnesota in a shootout.

01/04/2014

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Gophers Beat UMD 6-1, Win 4th Straight

The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team scored six unanswered goals Friday night to overcome a slow start in a 6-1 victory over Minnesota-Duluth Friday night in non-conference action at Mariucci Arena.

11/23/2013

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Condon, Rau Named Gopher Hockey Captains

Two of the steadiest players returning to play for the University of Minnesota men’s hockey program have been named captains for the upcoming season, coach Don Lucia announced on Monday. Nate Condon, a senior forward , and Kyle Rau, a junior forward, were selected as the team’s captains for the 2013-14 season.

08/27/2013

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Gopher Hockey Team Hands Out Awards

The season has been over since early March, but the University of Minnesota men’s hockey team handed out awards Tuesday night at the team’s banquet at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers tied for the WCHA regular season title before losing to Colorado College in the WCHA Final Five at Xcel Energy Center.

06/19/2013

Gophers Beat Air Force, 4-0

Erik Haula had a goal and an assist and Adam Wilcox tossed the shutout as Minnesota beat Air Force 4-0 Saturday in the semifinals of the Mariucci Classic men’s college hockey tournament.

12/29/2012

Minnesota Edges Canisius 1-0

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.

10/28/2012

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Minnesota’s Rau Suspended For Boarding Denver Star

Minnesota freshman forward Kyle Rau has been suspended for one game for a late hit on Denver’s sophomore star Jason Zucker.

02/11/2012

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Rau Family Has A Big Hockey Day In Minnesota

Sometimes in life things do work out nicely. The Rau family has had that happen many nights in hockey, but it was almost perfect last Saturday night.

01/26/2012

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UM and UND Hockey Players Post-game Scuffle

The Gopher and Fighting Sioux hockey teams have an intense on-ice rivalry

01/17/2012

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