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MINNEAPOLIS Standing just 5-foot-7, Ryan Reilly is the smallest member of the Gophers men's hockey team. On Saturday, though, the Minnesota freshman made a big impact in the Gophers' 4-0 win over Air Force.
Reilly netted the first goal of his college career, scoring 5:34 into the second period to give Minnesota a 2-0 lead. The goal came in Reilly's sixth career game as the freshman forward has had to battle for ice time this season.
He made the most of his ice time Saturday and possibly earned more of it after his impressive performance.
"He hasn't played in a while. We wanted to get him back in tonight to see how he would do," said Gophers coach Don Lucia. "He answered the bell. When a guy plays like that, then he deserves to keep playing."
With the Gophers up 1-0 in the second period, Reilly and Minnesota's fourth line battled for the puck in the Air Force end. When sophomore Christian Isackson found Reilly cutting to the net, Reilly bu...
BEST OF MAXIM
It may seem like it has been three months since Air Force last played football but it is finally time for the Falcons to take the field against Rice in the Armed Forces Bowl. We have spent the last week or so breaking down the different aspects of the Owls team and now it is time to predict what Air Force will have to do to beat them. Here are the final three keys of the season.
Who: Air Force Falcons (6-6) vs Rice Owls (6-6)
Where: Fort Worth
When: Saturday, December 29th, 11:45 AM EST
Line: Air Force by 2
There will be a ton of rushing yards in this one. Air Force is second in the Nation averaging 328.75 ypg and Rice is 30th averaging 201.25. Air Force will be looking to snap out of a funk as they've lost three of their...
With Air Force set to take on Rice in the Armed Forces Bowl on December 29, it is time to start looking at the threat that the Owls present. With the offense and defense already in the book, it is time for the Owls special teams.
The Air Force football team went to the locker room at halftime feeling pretty good about itself. Rice could have allowed a discouraging second quarter to hijack its level of concentration, but the Owls impressively rebounded in the second half to score a decisive win over the Falcons.
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