The Mavericks will return to WCHA action next weekend when they host Wisconsin. The Badgers are coming off a series sweep at Alaska Anchorage and haven’t lost since MSU swept them Nov. 23-24 in Madison, Wis. Wisconsin is 5-0-3 since then.
Defenseman Josh Nelson left Saturday’s game with an undisclosed injury. … Eriah Hayes now has seven power play goals, which ranks tied for first in the nation. … Chase Grant’s overtime goal on Friday was his third game-winning goal of the season and the fifth of his career.