College Hockey Roundup: Gophers fall to Penn State in overtime

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The Gophers hockey team dropped the first game of a big weekend Big Ten series at Penn State 3-2, Friday night.

Vince Pedrie's overtime goal ended the game at the 3:57 mark of overtime. The win pulled Penn State even with Minnesota in the Big Ten Conference point standings.

After a scoreless first period, the Nittany Lions scored twice in the second on goals from Andrew Sturtz and Zach Saar.

Minnesota rallied in the third on a pair of goals from Brent Gates.

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But Minnesota's rally wasn't enough as Pedrie put the game away in o-t. The same two teams will continue the series Saturday evening at Penn State.

Northern Michigan 3, Minnesota State Mankato 1

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Darren Norwick had a pair of goals to lead Northern Michigan to a 3-1 victory over Minnesota State University Mankato, Friday night.

The Mavericks outshot Northern Michigan 42-20, but their only goal came shorthanded by Brett Knowles – his third goal of the season.

St. Cloud State 2, Colorado College 1

The St. Cloud State Huskies held off Colorado College 2-1 Friday night.

The Huskies scored a pair of goals in the first period, then held on for the victory. Mikey Eyssimont and Patrick Russell netted goals in the first period giving St. Cloud a 2-0 lead.

Colorado College's Cody Bradley scored in the second period to make it a one-goal game, but they couldn't get any closer.

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