Third-period success is a constant for the U men's hockey team, and theories range from goaltending to fitness to determination.
Updated: November 25, 2011, - 07:01 AM
The Gophers goalie broke the school record with his sixth shutout of the season.
Updated: November 21, 2011, - 12:08 AM
They lost their second consecutive series opener, despite a massive advantage in shots on goal vs. St. Cloud State.
Updated: November 19, 2011, - 06:06 AM
The Gophers' workhorse goalie, Kent Patterson, is enjoying as good a stretch as anyone in the country.
Updated: November 17, 2011, - 11:54 PM
Helped by captain Taylor Matson, the Gophers turned a 1-1 game into a rout in the third and gave coach Don Lucia his 300th win at Minnesota.
Updated: November 13, 2011, - 01:21 AM
The Gophers, averaging nearly five goals a game coming in, could muster only a late score, and even shots were scarce.
Updated: November 12, 2011, - 05:21 PM
Kyle Rau leads NCAA freshmen in scoring, just months removed from a successful partnership with his twin.
Updated: November 11, 2011, - 03:42 AM
A rare Gophers player who calls Wisconsin home, he looks forward to mixing it up with the Badgers.
Updated: November 11, 2011, - 12:04 AM
Don Lucia is keeping an even keel, since his team missed the NCAAs the last time it was No. 1.
Updated: November 08, 2011, - 07:28 AM