Minnesota-Duluth stays hot with 5-2 win over Michigan Tech

The UMD Bulldogs won for the ninth time in eleven games with a 5-2 blowout over Michigan Tech Friday night. Senior captain Jack Connolly scored two goals and added an assist for UMD.
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The UMD Bulldogs won for the ninth time in eleven games with a 5-2 blowout over Michigan Tech Friday night. Senior captain Jack Connolly scored two goals and added an assist for UMD.

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