A late empty net goal by Penn State broke up a third period rally by Minnesota as the Gophers fell to the Nittany Lions 5-3 in the opening game of this weekend’s Big Ten quarterfinal series on Friday night.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) : Reggis Lynch enjoyed the Williams Arena crowd chanting his name on Saturday after block after block against Penn State. At one point, Lynch let himself show his appreciation, smiling and pointing to the crowd.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (GopherSports.com) – Rem Pitlick gave the No. 5 Gopher Hockey program its first lead of the night with an overtime winner as Minnesota picked up a 4-3 win over No. 8/9 Penn State to complete a Big Ten sweep at Pegula Ice Arena.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (GopherSports.com) – Rem Pitlick allied his first career hat trick and Eric Schierhorn made a career-high 40 saves as the No. 5 Gopher Hockey program picked up a 6-3 road win at No. 8/9 Penn State on Friday night.