Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Gophers Badgers Hockey Recap
The Minnesota Golden Gophers hosted the Wisconsin Badgers for a two-game set this weekend. They finished with a tie on Friday, 2-2 and a victory on Saturday, 3-1.
Friday's games was close as Gophers Zach Budish scored early in the first period and Wisconsin tied it less than 30 seconds later. Same story in the second period where Erik Haula scored to help the Gophers gain the lead, 2-1, but shortly after Wisconsin tied it once again. The game ended 2-2.
On Saturday, Wisconsin scoted 16 minutes into the first period, but Minnesota reacted with three unanswered goals to win the game. Yes, Gophers! That is what we like to see!