As expected, Jay Barriball, who injured his right knee in practice on Tuesday, will have surgery tomorrow and will miss the rest of the season.
Barriball, a senior who has 100 career points, played in five of six games this season and will eligible for a medical redshirt.
Roman Augustoviz spends Minnesota's winters covering college hockey, specifically the Gophers, and other University of Minnesota sports. During the summer, he writes about the WNBA's Minnesota Lynx, with a dose of U sports sprinkled in. Follow him on Twitter @RomanStrib.