MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher hockey teams get Saturday wins
MINNEAPOLIS- The University of Minnesota men's hockey team needed just one lone goal to beat Michigan State Saturday at Mariucci Arena.
Kyle Rau's first period goal was the lone point of the game. Minnesota outsshot MSU 38-19 and Spartan goalie Jake Hildebrand made 37 saves while U goalie Adam Wilcox made 18. No. 1 ranked Minnesota improves to 19-2-5 overall and 8-0-2 in the Big Ten, well ahead of second-place Michigan. The Gophers play at Wisconsin next weekend.