No. 2-ranked Minnesota (20-6-4) has a short work week after playing in Sunday’s Hockey City Classic at Soldier Field in Chicago, a 3-2 loss to Wisconsin. Next up for the Gophers is Minnesota Duluth (10-16-4) at 7:07 p.m. Friday (FS North Plus) and Saturday (Big Ten Network) at Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis. Both on 94.1 FM.
U.S. College Hockey Online looks back at the Minnesota-Wisconsin series and other WCHA results from last weekend, including UMD’s loss and tie at Bemidji State here.
Minnesota is also No. 2 in the Pairwise Rankings here.
All of the U.S. College Hockey Online polls are here.