WATCH: Minnesota Goalie Eric Schierhorn Bloodied Up After Getting Hit In Mask With Slapshot From Wisconsin's Grant Besse

Hockey goalies wear a lot of gear for a reason. With the job they have to do they are going to have pucks flying at them at all sorts of speeds--and those suckers can do some damage! How much damage? Well--Minnesota goalie Eric Schierhorn was nailed in the mask by a slapshot from Wisconsin's Grant Besse Friday night.The hit ended up doing a little damage: Grant Besse has a hell...
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January 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Saves a Tie Against Northern Michigan

After two solid periods of play the Badgers watched their one goal lead disappear in the third period Friday night against the Northern Michigan Wildcats to open up their 2015-16 season. Down 2-1 with under a minute to play, Grant Besse swatted a backhand out of mid-air in the crease to tie the game at 2 with 41.2 seconds left. The game would go to overtime but ended in a tie. The...
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October 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Hangs on to beat Michigan State

The Badgers scored twice in the second period and that would be enough to hang on to a two to one win against Big Ten rival, Michigan State. The win marked the first win on a Friday for this Badger team and their second in a row. The first twenty minutes could not separate the two teams as they skated to a scoreless tie after one period of play. The Badgers were awarded a power play...
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February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Rallies to Tie Minnesota

The Badgers had to put on their rally caps in Minnesota after being dominated for two and a half periods and out shot forty-nine to twenty. The Badgers did not roll over and found a way to tie up the game late in the third and to eek out a shoot out victory in their first of two games against the sixteenth ranked Golden Gophers from Minnesota in a contest that lived up to the ...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Men's hockey: Badgers Edge No. 1 Gophers, Earn Sweep

Fresh off a euphoric win over the top-ranked team in the land, the No. 12 Wisconsin men's hockey team fought its way to a 2-1 win over No. 1 Minnesota at the Kohl Center on Friday.  For the second night in a row, it was the Badgers who drew first blood. Nic Kerdiles hustled to a loose puck and tipped it to Grant Besse, who found the biscuit at the right faceoff dot and buried...
Via Madtown Badgers
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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