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Michigan Tech (MTU) at Minnesota (MIN)
Date: Saturday, December 10, 2011
Conference Game
Attendance: 9771
Start Time: 8:10 pm  End Time: 10:42 pm  Total Time: 2:32

Scoring by Period - MTU 1-0-1=2; MIN 1-1-4=6

1st Period
Scoring - 1, MIN Kyle Rau/12 (Mark Alt/8, Taylor Matson/8) 7:37
2, MTU Jordan Baker/4 (Milos Gordic/2, Daniel Sova/8) 16:35 (PP)
Penalties - Steven Seigo, MTU (Holding) 2:37; Zach Budish, MIN (Interference) 8:58; Jordan Baker, MTU (Interference) 11:51; Seth Ambroz, MIN (Unsportsmanlike Conduct) 14:46

2nd Period
Scoring - 3, MIN Jake Hansen/7 (Erik Haula/15, Kyle Rau/9) 12:50 (PP)
Penalties - Dennis Rix, MTU (High-Sticking) 4:45; Daniel Sova, MTU (Cross-Checking) 11:49; Blake Thompson, MIN (5-CONTACT TO THE HEAD) 17:18; Blake Thompson, MIN (10-Game Misconduct) 17:18

3rd Period
Scoring - 4, MTU Daniel Sova/2 (Riley Sweeney/5, Tanner Kero/4) 1:26 (PP)
5, MIN Mark Alt/4 (Nate Schmidt/18, Kyle Rau/10) 3:30 (GW)
6, MIN Nick Bjugstad/16 (Nate Schmidt/19, Seth Helgeson/5) 9:59
7, MIN Joe Miller/1 (Mark Alt/9) 12:03
8, MIN Jake Hansen/8 (Erik Haula/16, Nate Schmidt/20) 18:14 (PP)
Penalties - Blake Pietila, MTU (Boarding) 16:49; Dennis Rix, MTU (5-High-Sticking) 17:41; Jordan Baker, MTU (10-Misconduct) 17:41; Steven Seigo, MTU (Roughing) 18:14; Nick Bjugstad, MIN (Roughing) 18:14; Jake Hansen, MIN (Roughing) 18:14; Carl Nielsen, MTU (Roughing) 18:29; Carl Nielsen, MTU (Roughing) 18:29; Carl Nielsen, MTU (10-Misconduct) 18:29; Seth Helgeson, MIN (Roughing) 18:29; Seth Helgeson, MIN (Roughing) 18:29; Seth Helgeson, MIN (10-Misconduct) 18:29

Michigan Tech Goaltending - Josh Robinson (60:00, 40 shots, 34 saves, 6 GA)

Minnesota Goaltending - Kent Patterson (59:55, 23 shots, 21 saves, 2 GA); Empty Net (0:05, 0 GA)

Win - Kent Patterson, MIN (14-5-1). Loss - Josh Robinson, MTU (8-6-1).

Shots On Goal - MTU 12-4-7=23; MIN 14-10-16=40

Power Plays - MTU 2 of 4; MIN 2 of 6

Penalties - MTU 11 (41 min); MIN 9 (37 min)

New Records - Minnesota 14-5-1, Michigan Tech 9-8-1

Three Stars: 1. Mark Alt (Minnesota) 2. Kyle Rau (Minnesota) 3. Nate Schmidt (Minnesota)

Referees: Brian Thul, Matt Ulwelling  Assistant Referees: Dan Dineen, Chris Perrault