Originally posted on Madtown Badgers  |  Last updated 10/13/13
A late third-period goal by true freshman Grant Besse helped life the University of Wisconsin men's hockey team to a 2-1 win over Northern Michigan Saturday night at the Kohl Center.  For the second straight game, it was the Badgers who got on the board first. Nic Kerdiles did the honors for the home team when he scorched the twine on a clapper from just inside the blue line nearly midway thru the first.  That was all the offense the crowd of nearly 10,000 at the KC would get to see until Luke Eibler produced the equalizer for the Wildcats at 9:10 of the third period.  Besse dealt the decisive blow with 3:35 to go in the contest, his second score in as many games, making him the first Badger to score in each of his first two career games since Kyle Turris accomplished the feat back in 2007. “I just took the shot, tried to shoot for  a rebound because I saw the middle drive going to the net," Besse said."It kind of popped right out to me, hit off my shin pad, came r...
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