Monday, February 28, 2011
Minnesota Gophers Sweep Michigan Tech Huskies
The Minnesota Gophers Men's hockey team is getting hot at the right time. The team swept the Michigan Tech Huskies over the weekend, with two 5-2 victories. On Friday night, freshman Nick Bjugstad scored two goals, while Taylor Matson, Nick Larson, and Jacop Cepis each had one. On Saturday night, Mark Alt, Jacob Cepis, Erik Haula each had a goal and Jake Hansen added two to defeat the Huskies 5-2. Kent Patterson played great in net for the Gophers. The Minnesota Gophers are now 15-12-5 on the season and in 5th place of the WCHA. They will travel to Bemidji State this weekend, where another 4 points would solidify the 5th position.