Minnesota (9-2-1 overall, 0-0-0-0 Big Ten) returns to action this weekend with the first-ever Big Ten Conference games on Friday and Saturday against border rival and No. 12/13-ranked Wisconsin.
The 19th-ranked Bulldogs ended No. 1 Minnesota's 10-game home unbeaten streak
The Gophers had six different goal-scorers and receieved 36 saves from Adam Wilcox to improve to 9-1-1 in 2013-14
Minnesota scored four times in an 8:06 span in the first en route to their fifth win of the season
The Minnesota men's hockey team skated to a 3-3 tie with No. 5 Boston College in a game that included five total goals in the first 9:42
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 opened the 2013-14 season with a 6-0 win over Mercyhurst.
International: Will compete for a roster spot with the U.S. National Junior Team for the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championships in Malmo, Sweden.
High School/Juniors: Played in 61 regular-season games in 2012-13 for the USHL's Muskegon Lumberjacks, tallying 33 points (16 goals, 17 assists) also skated in three playoff games for the Lumberjacks with one assists joined Muskegon for three games in 2011-12 and tallied one assist prior to his tenure in the USHL, played three seasons for Blaine set career prep highs in 2011-12, contributing 36 points (16 goals, 20 assists) in his final year with the Bengals scored 31 points (14 goals, 17 assists) in 2010-11 and six points (three goals, three assists) in 2009-10.
Personal:Born May 28, 1995 son of Mike and Kathy Brodzinski has three brothers, Jonny, Easton and Bryce selected 141st overall in the fifth round of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft by the San Jose Sharks brother, Jonny, plays hockey for St. Cloud State and was drafted seven picks after Michael in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft by the Los Angeles Kings.