Senior captain Justin Kloos was named Big Ten Third Star of the Week.
A native of Lakeville, Minn., Kloos tallied three points (two goals, one assist) in the sweep. Kloos factored into the three biggest goals of the series for Minnesota, scoring the game-winner on Friday and the game-tying goal Saturday and assisting on Pitlick’s overtime winner Saturday.
The Gophers return to the ice with a two-game Border Battle series against Wisconsin at Mariucci Arena on Friday and Saturday. Both games start at 7 p.m. and will be broadcast live on FOX Sports North PLUS.