Minnesota (14-13-0 overall, 9-3-0-0 Big Ten) hits the road next weekend with a two-game series at Michigan State.
Taylor Cammarata and Leon Bristedt tallied multi-point games for the Maroon & Gold.
Michael Brodzinski was named the Big Ten First Star of the Week after posting the first-ever hat trick by a league defenseman.
Minnesota's nine goals were the program's highest offensive since a 9-0 win over Sacred Heart on Oct. 7, 2011.
Connor Reilly, Hudson Fasching and Justin Kloos each tallied two points for the Gophers.
Minnesota completed a sweep of Michigan with a 4-1 win.
Minnesota beat Michigan, 5-3, on Friday night at Mariucci Arena.
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Minnesota rallied for a 3-3 tie against Boston College at Mariucci Arena.
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Men's Hockey vs. Northeastern October 23, 2015
Gophers win 6-2 over Michigan on Friday night at Mariucci
2015-16 | JUNIOR SEASON
Will serve as an alternate captain. • Netted two goals in leading the gophers to a four to three sweep over Northeastern. • Recorded a second straight two point game, this time coming in a win against the Irish of Notre Dame. • Tallied a two assist night in a four goal blanking of Minnesota State. • Scored the game winning goal, in overtime, to lead the Gophers to a two to three victory over Ohio State. • Scored three goals in a weekend series versus Michigan and was named the Big Ten's Third Star of the week. • Tallied a three point performance in the Mariucci Classic with a goal and two assists and was named to the All-Tournament Team. • Recorded a three point game, including two short-handed goals, in a 7-to-1 victory at Penn State. • Netted two goals and three assists during a border battle sweep of Wisconsin. • After leading all Big Ten forwards in scoring that weekend, was awarded the Big Ten's Second Star of the Week.
2014-15 | SOPHOMORE SEASON
Appeared in 38 games as a sophomore • totaled 26 points with 12 goals and 14 assists • had a goal and an assist in a win over UMD in the opening game of the 2014 Ice Breaker Classic • had a goal in a victory over RPI • earned the Big Ten's First Star of the Week honor for his efforts in the Ice Breaker Classic • earned Tournament MVP and All-Tournament Team honors at the Ice Breaker Classic • tallied a power play goal in a 5-2 victory over Bemidji State • scored the Gophers lone goal in a 4-1 loss at SCSU • had a goal and an assist in a weekend sweep of Notre Dame • picked up an assist in a 3-2 victory over RIT in the Mariucci Classic • added an assist to a Connor Reilly goal in a 3-4 overtime loss at Michigan• netted his sixth goal of the season during a 2-2 tie against Wisconsin • scored his seventh goal of the season during a 7-5 victory over Wisconsin • tallied a goal during a 6-2 route of Ohio State • picked up an assist in the Gophers’ 300th win at Mariucci Arena, a 6-2 victory over Michigan • added an assist to Kyle Rau's empty net goal in a 2-0 win over Michigan • tacked on an assist to a Sam Warning extra skater goal in a 3-4 overtime loss at Penn State • scored a power play goal in a 5-3 victory over Michigan State • added a pair of assists in a 2-4 loss to Michigan State • scored a goal and added an assist in a 5-0 route of Penn State • picked up a pair of goals and a pair of assists in a 6-2 win over Penn State en route to clinching the Big Ten regular season title • for his 6 total points in a series sweep of Penn State, was named the Big Ten's First Star of the Week • added an assist in a 4-2 victory over Michigan to win the Big Ten Championship • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • earned second letter.
2013-14 | FRESHMAN SEASON
All-Big Ten Rookie Team and Honorable Mention All-Big Ten • played in 40 games as a freshman, missing one to compete at the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship in Sweden • totaled 30 points (14 goals, 16 assists) • started his college career by scoring a point in eight-straight games • team was 18-2-3 when Fasching tallied a point and 7-0-0 when he had multiple points • made his college debut and scored his first career point with an assist in Minnesota's 6-0 win over Mercyhurst • added two points (one goal, one assist) in a 3-2 win over UNH to capture the Ice Breaker title • tallied three points (one goal, two assists) in Minnesota's sweep at Bemidji State • added two points (one goal, one assist) in the Boston College Series • tallied three points (two goals, one assist) at Notre Dame including a pair of goals in the Gophers' 5-4 win • picked up a goal and an assist in Minnesota's 3-0 shutout over Minnesota State • tallied two assists as the Gophers swept Penn State in the first-ever series between the two programs • tallied three points (two goals, one assist) in the North Star College Cup • tallied a goal and an assist on the road in the Michigan State series • added three points (two goals, one assist) as the Gophers swept Michigan at home • picked up two points including the game-winning goal in Minnesota's 5-1 win over Penn State • appeared in all four NCAA tournament games and tallied two goals • opened the tournament with a goal against Robert Morris and added another in the national championship game against Union • recipient of the team's Frank Pond Rookie of the Year award • earned first letter.
Invited to the 2014 USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp • represented the U.S. at the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship alongside Gophers teammate Brady Skjei and head coach Don Lucia • tallied four points (two goals, two assists) in five games at the tournament in Sweden • a product of the U.S. National Development Team program • earned a silver medal with Team USA at the U-18 World Championships, tallying six points.
Spent two seasons with the U.S. National Development Team Program in Ann Arbor • tallied a total of 36 points (11 goals, 25 assists) in 2012-13 after totaling 34 points (15 goals, 19 assists) in 54 games the previous season • before joining the USNDTP, skated for Apple Valley High School as a freshman and sophomore • scored 50 points (18 goals, 32 assists) in 28 games in his final prep season after recording 42 points (24 goals, 18 assists) in 31 games during the 2009-10 season • played alongside Gophers teammate A.J. Michaelson at Apple Valley.
Born July 28, 1995 • son of Rick and Shannon Fasching • has one brother, Cooper, and one sister, Mallory • selected 118th overall in the fourth round of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft by the Los Angeles Kings, his rights were traded to the Buffalo Sabres during the 2013-14 season.
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