Saturday, February 19, 2011

Minnesota hangs one on Bucky

You're never as good as you think you are, and you're never as bad as you think you are.

WSJ (Baggot): Badgers' home win streak is halted with loss to Minnesota
Star Tribune (Augustoviz): Scoring outburst continues as Gophers whip Badgers
UWBadgers.com: Badgers fall to rival Gophers 5-2
UWBadgers.com: Final Stats
UWBadgers.com: Highlights
UWBadgers.com: Post Game Press Conference
UWBadgers.com: Post Game Quotes
GopherSports.com: Gophers overwhelm Badgers, win in Madison
Gopher Puck Live: Gophers school Badgers 5-2 in Madison
USCHO.com: Gophers overwhelm Badgers

BOX SCORE (courtesy of USCHO)

First Period
Minnesota-1 Mike Hoeffel (Jacob Cepis, Aaron Ness) PPG 15:22

Second Period
Wisconsin-1 Jake Gardiner (Craig Smith, Justin Schultz) PPG 0:32
Minnesota-2 Jacob Cepis (Kevin Wehrs, Patrick White) 4x4 1:42
Minnesota-3 Taylor Matson (Mike Hoeffel, Aaron Ness) GWG PPG 3:31
Minnesota-4 Taylor Matson (Mark Alt, Max Gardiner) 18:40

Third Period
Minnesota-5 Patrick White (Erik Haula, Cade Fairchild) PPG 11:08
Wisconsin-2 Jordy Murray (Jake Gardiner, Justin Schultz) PPG 5x3 19:29

Goalies
Minnesota-1 Kent Patterson (60:00 W) 10 7 19 = 36 (2 GA)
Wisconsin-1 Scott Gudmandson (59:58 L) 7 9 11 = 27 (5 GA)

Scores from around the WCHA:
North Dakota 3, St. Cloud State 3
Colorado College 5, Bemidji State 5
Michigan Tech 3, Denver 2
Minnesota State 3, Minnesota Duluth 1
Alaska-Anchorage 3, Nebraska-Omaha 2

chuckschwartz(at)live.com
Follow me on Twitter