Minnesota is 54-35 (.607) all-time in the NCAA tournament, now with 35 all-time appearances and 21 Frozen Four berths.
Minnesota will make its 21st Frozen Four appearance in two weeks in Philadelphia.
Thirteen Gophers tallied points in the win including six skaters with two points each.
The Gophers kick off the national tournament with the first-ever meeting against Robert Morris on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. CT.
Minnesota beat Michigan, 5-3, on Friday night at Mariucci Arena.
Sam Warning's hat trick led Minnesota to a 4-2 win and sweep of Ohio State.
Minnesota beat RPI, 6-2, in the Mariucci Classic.
The Gopher hockey team routed UMD, 6-1, at Mariucci Arena.
Minnesota scored four first-period goals in a 6-1 win over Boston College.
Minnesota vs. Bemidji State (Friday)
International: Skated for Team USA at the 2012 World Junior A Challenge.
High School/Juniors: Skated with the USHL's Waterloo Black Hawks for parts of three seasons including the entire 2012-13 campaign finished second in the USHL with 87 points behind Black Hawks linemate and Gophers classmate Taylor Cammarata his 58 assists in 2012-13 were the second most in Waterloo history earned All-USHL First Team honors saw action in two USHL games with Waterloo in 2011-12, scoring four points (two goals, two assists) also played 10 games for the Black Hawks in 2010-11, adding five points (three goals, two assists) prior to his tenure in the USHL, skated with Lakeville South High School and led the state in scoring with 103 points in 31 games during his senior season honored as Minnesota's Mr. Hockey in 2012 helped Lakeville South to a Minnesota State Hockey Tournament Appearance.
Personal:Born Nov. 30, 1993 son of Tom and Mary Kloos has one brother, John cousin, Carrie Thompson, played collegiate women's hockey at Dartmouth.