Gophers ranked No. 1 in both polls

The Golden Gopher men's hockey team swept Michigan State over the weekend and outscored the Spartans 12-2. The dominant performance earned them a No. 1 ranking in both the USCHO and USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine poll.
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