The Free Press, Mankato, MN

March 15, 2014

(PHOTO GALLERY) MSU men's hockey wins overtime thriller

By Pat Christman
The Free Press

MANKATO — Minnesota State had to come from behind four times Saturday night. The Mavericks had to wonder if they'd ever get a lead.

Finally, with 3:28 remaining in overtime, freshman forward Zach Stepan grabbed a rebound and tucked it into the Northern Michigan net behind goalie Mathias Dahlstrom, giving MSU a 5-4 victory and a WCHA first-round playoff sweep over the Wildcats.

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