Saturday's opener is set for 6:30 p.m. CT in St. Cloud (CBS Sports, NCHC.tv) while Sunday's finale will be held at 3M Arena at Mariucci at 6:00 p.m. CT (FOX Sports North, TSN2, BTN2Go, FOX Sports Go, TSNGo).
First- and third-period goals propelled the Gophers to a 3-0 series-opening victory over Army in Minneapolis.
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Spent parts of three seasons in the United States Hockey League with the Muskegon Lumberjacks and the Fargo Force • split the 2017-18 season between Fargo and Muskegon, closing out his USHL career with the Lumberjacks • spent his lone full season in the USHL with Fargo during the 2016-17 campaign and was named to the 2017 USHL All-Rookie Team • also appeared in three games with Fargo during the 2015-16 season • previously spent two seasons playing prep hockey at Edina High School • continues a renewed Edina pipeline for Minnesota that includes current Gophers Tyler Nanne, Ryan Zuhlsdorf, Cullen Munson, Connor Hurley and signed prospects Sammy Walker and Garret Wait.
Earned silver with the U.S. Junior Select Team at the 2017 World Junior A Challenge (Truro, Nova Scotia) • won gold medals with the U.S. Junior Select Team at the 2016 World Junior A Challenge (Bonnyville, Alberta) and with the U.S. Under-17 Select Team at the 2015 Under-17 Five Nations Tournament (Arosa, Switzerland) • won a silver medal with the U.S. Under-18 Select Team at the 2016 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup (Breclav, Czech Republic).
Born on Sept. 9, 1999 • son of Don and Julie Phillips • selected in the third round (93rd overall) of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft by the Pittsburgh Penguins • named to the 2016 USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game and the 2016 USA Hockey/CCM All-Americans Prospects Game.
Johnson Signs ATO with Reign
3/21/2018 - M. Ice Hockey
Johnson totaled 40 points (six goals, 34 assists) and 133 blocks in 119 career games with Gopher Hockey.
Lucia Steps Down, Leaves Legacy at Minnesota
3/20/2018 - M. Ice Hockey
Lucia steps down after 19 years leading one of most decorated programs in college hockey history.
Mittelstadt Named to Big Ten All-Freshman Team
3/13/2018 - M. Ice Hockey
Minnesota will learn of its fate for the NCAA tournament when the NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey Championship bracket is announced on Sunday, March 18.