WCHA TEXT BOX SCORE
Minnesota (MIN) at Minnesota State (MNS)
Date: Saturday, December 5, 2009
Conference Game
Attendance: 5086
Start Time: 7:07 pm  End Time: 9:27 pm  Total Time: 2:20

Scoring by Period - MIN 3-0-3=6; MNS 1-1-0=2

1st Period
Scoring - 1, MIN Nick Leddy/1 6:22
2, MIN Josh Birkholz/1 (Kevin Wehrs/5) 8:35
3, MIN Josh Birkholz/2 (Cade Fairchild/7) 14:20 (GW)
4, MNS Tyler Pitlick/4 (Ben Youds/12, Tyler Elbrecht/3) 15:49
Penalties - Kevin Wehrs, MIN (Hooking) 11:09; Tyler Thompson, MNS (Elbowing) 11:30

2nd Period
Scoring - 5, MNS Tyler Pitlick/5 (Kurt Davis/6, Channing Boe/2) 11:11
Penalties - Cade Fairchild, MIN (CHECKING) 2:32; Aaron Ness, MIN (Tripping) 6:01; Eriah Hayes, MNS (CHECKING) 7:08; Kevin Wehrs, MIN (Face Masking) 14:20; Jerad Stewart, MNS (Roughing) 14:20; Channing Boe, MNS (Holding) 15:01; Ryan Flynn, MIN (Roughing) 17:50; Zach Budish, MIN (Roughing) 17:50; Brian Schack, MIN (Roughing) 17:50; Brian Schack, MIN (Roughing) 17:50; Patrick White, MIN (Roughing) 17:50; James Gaulrapp, MNS (Roughing) 17:50; Tyler Elbrecht, MNS (Roughing) 17:50; Tyler Elbrecht, MNS (Roughing) 17:50; Ben Youds, MNS (Roughing) 17:50

3rd Period
Scoring - 6, MIN Nico Sacchetti/3 (Cade Fairchild/8, Mike Carman/2) 6:09
7, MIN Patrick White/4 (Nick Larson/1, Ryan Flynn/3) 12:50
8, MIN Taylor Matson/1 (Brian Schack/2, Tony Lucia/8) 13:22
Penalties - None

Minnesota Goaltending - Alex Kangas (60:00, 22 shots, 20 saves, 2 GA)

Minnesota State Goaltending - Austin Lee (53:49, 30 shots, 24 saves, 6 GA); Phil Cook (6:11, 2 shots, 2 saves, 0 GA)

Win - Alex Kangas, MIN (5-6-0). Loss - Austin Lee, MNS (6-5-0).

Shots On Goal - MIN 16-7-9=32; MNS 6-13-3=22

Power Plays - MIN 0 of 3; MNS 0 of 4

Penalties - MIN 9 (18 min); MNS 8 (16 min)

Three Stars: 1. Josh Birkholz (Minnesota) 2. Tyler Pitlick (Minnesota State) 3. Nico Sacchetti (Minnesota)

Referees: Derek Shepherd, Marco Hunt  Assistant Referees: Tony Czech, Dan Dineen