Star Tribune's three stars
1. Ryan Sandelin, Minnesota State: Forward followed up his overtime winner against Quinnipiac by assisting on the Mavericks' first goal and scoring their second.
2. Sam Morton, Minnesota State: Forward scored the first goal and won 14 of 21 faceoffs.
3. Dryden McKay, Minnesota State: Made 22 saves for his 10th shutout of the season and 24th of his career, two shy of the NCAA record.
BY THE NUMBERS
114: Victories by Minnesota State in the past four years, the most of any team in Division I men's hockey.
23-7: Minnesota State's advantage in blocked shots.