The University of Denver hockey team defeated Michigan Tech tonight 5-3 at Magness Arena. DU won its eighth straight game after jumping to a 4-1 1st Period lead. Patrick Wiercioch, Joe Colborne, Matt Donovan & Drew Shore scored in the First Period.
Kyle Ostrow added a goal in the Second Period.
Chris Nutini appeared to injure his right ankle late in the 2nd Period.
DU can clinch the WCHA Regular Season championship and the #1 seed in the WCHA playoffs with two wins in their last four games against Minnesota State or Colorado College.
Nebraska-Omaha's upset of Miami moved DU to the #1 spot in the Pairwise.
- Minnesota 7 - Colorado College 4
- Nebraska-Omaha 4 - Miami 2
- Wisconsin 7 - St. Cloud 4
- North Dakota 5 - Minnesota Duluth 1