GPL Podcast #228: Guest – Eric Schierhorn

Former Gopher goalie Eric Schierhorn joined us to give us his perspective on the team this season. We recapped the split with St. Cloud State. Talked about a few new NCAA changes coming in July. And the consensus was that the Gopher should sweep Notre Dame this weekend. Let’s go! […]


Cooley’s OT Winner Pushes Gophers Past Huskies 2-1

Minneapolis, MN – In front of a sold-out Mariucci Arena, Logan Cooley delivered. The freshman phenom, just back from an epic World Junior tournament performance, delivered the knockout blow with less than 20 seconds left in overtime on Sunday, scoring in the 3×3 overtime period to lift the Minnesota Gophers (14-4-2-2 Overall, 10-2-0-0 B1G) to a 2-1 win over the St. Cloud State Huskies (14-4-1-1, 6-3-1-0 NCHC). After a defensive struggle Saturday in St. Cloud, […]

Justen Close makes a save. Photo by Bjorn Franke, Gopher Sports

Sloppy Gophers Shutout in St. Cloud

St. Cloud, MN – In the first of two heavyweight bouts, St. Cloud delivered a haymaker. The hometown #4 Huskies (14-4-1-0 Overall, 6-3-1-0 NCHC) rode a second period goal all the way to victory, tacking on two empty netters at the end to beat the visiting #3 Gophers (14-4-1-2, 10-2-0-0 B1G) by a 3-0 score. It was the first time this season the Gophers had scored less than two goals in a game, perhaps a […]