Minnesota Duluth continued a trend with Saturday's 2-1 overtime victory over Bowling Green in the NCAA tournament:
Consecutive one-goal games in the NCAA tournament for UMD, spanning the past five tournaments; the Bulldogs are 9-3 in those games. Their last NCAA game decided by at least two goals was their 4-1 first-round victory over the Gophers in 2015.
Consecutive 2-1 victories for UMD in the NCAA tournament. Last year, the Bulldogs won their final three NCAA games 2-1 on their way to their second championship after opening with a 3-2 overtime victory over Minnesota State Mankato.
Consecutive overtime victories for Minnesota Duluth in the NCAA tournament. The Bulldogs' last overtime loss in the NCAAs was to Bowling Green 5-4 in four overtimes for the 1984 title in Lake Placid, N.Y.