Last Second Goal Sends Minnesota to NCAA Title Game.
Minnesota is 54-35 (.607) all-time in the NCAA tournament, now with 35 all-time appearances and 21 Frozen Four berths.
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.
The Gophers return to action next week as the hosts of the NCAA West Regional at Xcel Energy Center.
Minnesota beat North Dakota in the last second to advance to the NCAA title game.
Minnesota completed a sweep of Michigan with a 4-1 win.
Sam Warning's hat trick led Minnesota to a 4-2 win and sweep of Ohio State.
Minnesota completed a two-game sweep with a 5-2 win at Penn State.
Minnesota defeated New Hampshire, 3-2, to win the 2013 Ice Breaker.
Men's Hockey Action
2012-13 Sophomore Season:Made 29 appearances as a sophomore after being hampered by injuries twice in 2012-13 collected career highs in points (23), goals (8) and assists (15) as a sophomore owned a +10 rating this season with one power-play goal, one game-winning goal and one shorthanded goal assisted on a goal each night of the team's opening series against Michigan State (10/12-13) returned to the lineup after missing nine games with an undisclosed injury, he assisted on a Zach Budish goal in the first period against Nebraska Omaha (11/30) scored the first two goals of the game in a Minnesota 4-2 win at Colorado College (12/7) collected a shorthanded goal and added an assist to capped off the Gophers' journey to a Mariucci Classic title against Boston College (12/30) recorded multiple points for the second-straight game with a goal and an assist against Notre Dame (1/8) set a new career high in assists with three against Alaska Anchorage. The three points also tied his career-high in points (1/12) grabbed the primary assist on a Zach Budish goal with a great rush down the wing and centering pass against North Dakota (1/18) netted his fifth goal of the season in the second period against North Dakota (1/19) compiled a goal and an assist in a 5-3 victory over Minnesota Duluth (2/22) assisted on Mike Reilly's power-play goal against Minnesota Duluth (2/23) scored the first goal of the game in a 3-2 victory at Wisconsin (2/15) electrified the crowd with his speed and effort while tallying a goal and an assist against Denver (3/2) All-WCHA Academic Team honoree.
2011-12 Freshman Season: Played in 39 games and had 16 points (6g-10a) team was 8-2-0 when he recorded a point second among team freshmen in points made his collegiate debut against Sacred Heart (10/7) and scored his first goal as a Gopher had three points (1g-2a) versus Sacred Heart (10/8) scored against Vermont (10/21) had his second two-assist game of the season against Niagara (12/30) scored the game-winning goal at St. Cloud State (1/28) with 1:19 left in regulation, snapping a 19-game drought without a goal tallied a goal at Nebraska Omaha (2/24) had one goal and one assist against Alaska Anchorage (3/10) in Game 2 of the first round of the WCHA playoffs had one assist against Boston College in the NCAA Frozen Four (4/5).
International: Helped the U.S. Junior Select Team capture the 2010 World Junior A Challenge title in Penticton, B.C. recorded two goals and two assists played on the U.S. Under-18 Select Team at the 2009 Ivan Hlinka Memorial in Piestany, Slovakia shared the team lead in scoring with Gopher teammate Christian Isackson by putting up two goals and two assists in three games.
High School: Played two seasons with the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders under head coach Mark Carlson was Cedar Rapids' fourth-leading scorer with 43 points in 2010-11, helping team win its first-ever outright Anderson Cup scored RoughRiders' only goal in regulation and scored the Anderson Cup-clinching shootout goal against Dubuque on 4/8/11 played high school hockey for Christian Brothers College High School (Mo.) under head coach John Jost helped lead the team to a 33-0-1 record and a state championship in 2008-09 also played for the St. Louis Selects Midget AAA team.
Personal: Major is undeclared lists golf and ping pong as hobbies most memorable sports thrill was winning the USHL's Anderson Cup with the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders son of Joan Humes and David Warning born September 29, 1992.