The Minnesota Gophers swept the Michigan State Spartans at Mariucci Arena in a weekend series ending on January 16, 2016. The win improves their overall record to 11-10-0 on the year.
Michigan State went up 1-0 early in the second period when Matt DeBlouw beat Gophers’ goalie Eric Schierhorn.
Minnesota’s Justin Kloos (1g – 2a), Connor Reilly (1g – 1a), Tyler Sheehy (3a) line was responsible for the Gopher win as Kloos scored half a minute into the third period and Reilly added a second goal 11:34 into the period. Leon Bristedt scored an empty net goal to finish the period.