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Dogfight with Huskies likely as UMD invades Houghton

Depth on the blue line has been one of the keys to the Bulldogs' ten-game unbeaten streak. Senior Scott Kishel leads a defensive corps that faces a resurgent Michigan Tech team this weekend. The Huskies were WCHA doormats last season, but a new coach has them 6-1-1 in Houghton this year.
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Depth on the blue line has been one of the keys to the Bulldogs' ten-game unbeaten streak. Senior Scott Kishel leads a defensive corps that faces a resurgent Michigan Tech team this weekend. The Huskies were WCHA doormats last season, but a new coach has them 6-1-1 in Houghton this year.

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