Skip to main content

Badgers top No. 1 Gophers, 3-1

The Wisconsin Badgers defeated the Golden Gopher men's hockey team 3-1 Friday night at the Kohl Center. It's Minnesota's first WCHA loss of the season. All three Wisconsin goals came in the second period.
  • Author:
  • Updated:
    Original:

The Wisconsin Badgers defeated the Golden Gopher men's hockey team 3-1 Friday night at the Kohl Center. It's Minnesota's first WCHA loss of the season. All three Wisconsin goals came in the second period.

Next Up

flickr - gov tim walz - mn senate dfl

Overturning Roe v. Wade won't do a 'damn thing' to prevent abortions, Walz says

Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order Saturday meant to protect abortion access in the state and people who come from out of state seeking one.

ambulance

Man crossing Highway 13 in Burnsville fatally struck by driver

The victim is a 31-year-old man from Prior Lake.

Screen Shot 2022-06-26 at 7.50.33 AM

4 shot near Stone Arch Bridge in Minneapolis

The shooting happened around 11 p.m. Saturday.

Screen Shot 2022-06-25 at 7.55.28 PM

Charges: Cop feared for his life during struggle for gun with suspect

Allen Denzel Oliver-Hall has been charged with second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon.

Burnsville, Minnesota - May 2019 (2)

Shootout near Erik's Bike Shop, Lunds & Byerlys in Burnsville

Police say youths were shooting at each other on Saturday afternoon.

minnesota river

Fishermen find body floating in Minnesota River in Shakopee

The body was found upstream from Minnesota River Heritage Park.

Screen Shot 2022-06-25 at 11.01.17 AM

Woman breaks free after being kidnapped and taken to Brooklyn Park

The woman was taken by force as she arrived at her work in Plymouth.

image

How the fastest animal on the planet returned to MN after local extinction

The fastest animal on Earth had once vanished from Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Related

No. 1 ranking not enough for Gophers

Despite being ranked No. 1 in the nation, the Golden Gophers men's hockey team isn't satisfied. Senior goaltender Kent Patterson says the team is happy with a 9-1 start, but they know the season is young and they have a long way to go.

Gophers skate past Badgers, 4-1, for series split

The Gophers were dominant Saturday in the third period as they scored three unanswered goals. Minnesota avoided their first two-game skid of the season, and earned a weekend split with Wisconsin.

Badgers chop down Gophers 42-13

The pesky Badgers of Wisconsin took home Paul Bunyan's axe for the eighth-straight year, leaving little doubt as they scored early and often through the air and on the ground.

Gophers defeat Huskies, 2-1

The No. 3-rated Gophers (18-9-1, 14-5-0) ended their Friday night losing streak at Mariucci Arena with a 2-1 victory over St. Cloud State (10-13-4, 7-9-3). Nick Bjugstad scored the game-winning goal about halfway through the second period. U of M will travel to the National Hockey Center in St. Cloud Saturday night for the second half of this home-and-home series.

Gophers excited to face North Dakota

The fifth ranked Golden Gophers men's hockey team is excited to face North Dakota this weekend. The two game series at Mariucci Arena is the Gophers' first opportunity to show off their top ranked scoring offense at home against a WCHA opponent.

Gophers picked to finish second in WCHA women's preseason coaches poll

The Golden Gophers women's hockey team has been picked to finish second in the WCHA this season. The coaches who voted on the preseason poll selected Wisconsin, the defending NCAA champions, to win the conference again.

No. 1 Gophers stunned by Michigan Tech

The top-ranked Gopher men’s hockey team was stunned by a 5-3 loss to Michigan Tech Friday night. Tech scored three goals in the first period and Minnesota wasn’t able to fight all the way back. Don Lucia says the Gophers need to “start better” in Saturday’s game.