STAR TRIBUNE'S THREE STARS
1. Brock Faber, Gophers: The freshman defenseman collected five assists and finished with a plus-4 rating.
2. Mason Nevers, Gophers: The freshman forward scored the first two goals of his career and was a plus-4.
3. Ben Meyers, Gophers: The sophomore center had a goal, an assist and won 10 of 15 faceoffs.
BY THE NUMBERS
56 NCAA tournament victories by the Gophers, the most of any school.
4/10/2014 Before Saturday, the most recent NCAA tournament victory for the Gophers.