When/where: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Mariucci Arena
TV/radio: FSN-Plus and 1500-AM Friday, FSN and 95.3-FM Saturday
Records: No. 7 Gophers 19-11-1 overall, 15-7 WCHA; Bemidji State 15-12-3, 9-10-3.
Gophers at a glance: The nation's second-leading offense is averaging 3.68 goals per game, but the Gophers have scored more than three goals only once in their past 10 games. Their record is 12-1-1 if they score at least four. ... Last season the Gophers played two overtime games at Bemidji State, tying 2-2 the first night and winning 3-2 the second. They lead the all-time series with the Beavers 8-1-1. ... Nate Condon became the fifth Gopher with at least 10 goals last Friday.
Beavers at a glance: Bemidji State is coming off a 4-2, 4-1 sweep of visiting Colorado College. ... Junior forward Jordan George leads the Beavers in goals with 15 and points with 25; he needs only five more points for 100 in his career. ... Senior goalie Dan Bakala is 6-2-1 with a 1.89 goals-against average and a .937 save percentage in his past nine games. ... Bemidji State's penalty kill is at 82.8 percent, best in the WCHA. ... BSU is 1-2-1 playing in Olympic-size rinks. ... Beavers coach Tom Serratore is the uncle of the Gophers forward with the same name.
|Baltimore - LP: W. Chen||1||FINAL|
|Boston - WP: J. Masterson||7|
|Chicago Cubs - WP: J. Arrieta||5||FINAL|
|Pittsburgh - LP: A. Caminero||2|
|NY Yankees - LP: C. Sabathia||1||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: A. Simon||2|
|Cincinnati - WP: A. DeSclafani||6||FINAL|
|Milwaukee - LP: W. Peralta||1|
|Cleveland - LP: C. Allen||3||FINAL|
|Chicago WSox - WP: D. Robertson||4|
|Minnesota - LP: K. Gibson||1||FINAL|
|Kansas City - WP: E. Volquez||7|
|San Diego - WP: O. Despaigne||14||FINAL|
|Colorado - LP: J. De La Rosa||3|
|Oakland - WP: D. Otero||6||FINAL|
|LA Angels - LP: M. Shoemaker||3|
|Houston - WP: T. Sipp||7||FINAL|
|Seattle - LP: D. Farquhar||5|
Poll: Does it bother you that Tyus Jones chose Duke over Minnesota?