Created: October 15, 2021 10:29 PM
The St. Cloud State men's hockey team beat the Minnesota Golden Gophers 2-1 Friday night at 3M Arena at Mariucci.
Gophers freshman Chaz Lucius scored his first goal with the program but Mason Salquist scored the game-winner for the Huskies at 8:57 in the third period.
St. Cloud State opened the scoring in the first period on an unassisted goal from Jami Krannila. After a scoreless second period, Lucius tied the game at 1-1 at the 5:42 mark in the third off an assist from Ben Meyers.
Minnesota outshot SCSU 23-18. Jack LaFontaine made 16 saves for the Maroon & Gold while David Hrenak made 22 saves for the Huskies.
The rivalry moves to St. Cloud on Saturday night.
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