The Gophers' lines for Friday:
1st/ Mike Hoeffel-Nick Bjugstad-Jay Barriball ... Barriball in lineup after missing last six games with a knee injury. Takes spot of Nick Larson, more of a role player, not a big scorer. Barriball and Hoeffel both have 12 goals.
2nd/ Jacob Cepis-Erik Haula-Jake Hansen. ... This line had four goals and four assists in last game, 5-2 win over Michigan Tech.
3rd/ Nate Condon-Patrick White-Taylor Matson. ... Line has been chipping in with points regularly lately.
4th/ Tom Serratore-Nick Larson-Joe Miller. ... Tom plays his first game against his uncle, also named Tom Serratore, head coach of the Beavers.
1st/ Seth Helgeson-Cade Fairchild
2nd/ Aaron Ness-Mark Alt
3rd/ Kevin Wehrs-Justin Holl
Goalie: Kent Patterson
Notes about Beavers' lineup:
Jordan George-Matt Read-Ian Lowe are BSU's top line and they are dangerous. Have combined for 43 goals. Oh my,
Four players in BSU lineup are Minnesota. One is Gophers transfer Drew Fisher, a junior from Internation Falls, who centers fourth line
Sam Rendle, fr. D from Grand Rapids, Minn., is back in lineup after missing three games with an upper body injury.
BSU won the Gophers' holiday tournament, beating Ferris State and national power Union.