Posted November 19, 2011 on
Northwestern owns a 21-10 halftime lead over the Minnesota Golden Gophers.

Patterson, Bjugstad help Gophers stop SCSU

MINNEAPOLIS -- Backed by a pair of eye-popping individual performances, the Minnesota Gophers men's hockey squad turned back St. Cloud State, 5-0, Saturday night. Minnesota got a hat trick from Nick Bjugstad, helping it avenge a loss to the Huskies just one night earlier.And, between the pipes, Gophers goalie Kent Patterson posted his sixth shutout of the season, establishing...

Faragher's 40 saves propel Huskies to win

ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- St. Cloud State goalie Ryan Faragher, a freshman, stood on his head Friday night, leading the Huskies to a 4-3 upset of the top-ranked Minnesota Gophers in men's hockey action. Faragher produced 40 saves in his sterling performance. Early on, it appeared St. Cloud State wouldn't need much defense on this night. The host Huskies led, 4-1, after the second...

NU Beats Minnesota, Earns Bowl Eligibility

It seemed unlikely just four Saturdays ago, but Northwestern has earned bowl eligibility for the fifth straight season. NU won its fourth straight game and, more importantly, its sixth game of the season, beating the Minnesota Golden Gophers by a score of 28-13.

NU Beats Minnesota, Reaches Bowl Eligibility

Northwestern reached bowl eligibility with a 28-13 win over the Minnesota Gophers, the team's fourth consecutive win.

Grading The Wildcats

Northwestern earned bowl eligibility with a big win over the Minnesota Golden Gophers. However, the Wildcats did not have their best overall showing. hands out the grades after the big win.

Who Has The Edge

Northwestern looks to gain bowl eligibility with a win over the Minnesota Gophers. Will the Wildcats earn the win? looks at each of the game's matchups to find which team has the edge.

Dan Persa UM Postgame

Northwestern senior quarterback Dan Persa describes the win over the Minnesota Golden Gophers.

NU Players Postgame Video

Northwestern players addressed the media after the win over the Golden Gophers. presents postgame video in high definition.
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