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MINNESOTA STATE MAVERICKS

McKay, a senior goaltender for the Mavericks, tested positive for ostarine (enobosarm) following a Jan. 23 testing during which he was one of four selected as alternates for the U.S. Olympic team.
Trailing by a goal, the Denver Pioneers exploded for five goals in the final 20 minutes for the program's record-tying ninth NCAA hockey crown.
For just the third time in the 40-plus years the Hobey Baker Award has been handed out, a goalie was named the top player in college hockey, as Minnesota State Mankato star Dryden McKay claimed the trophy.
Long before Reggie Lutz was born, his father Danny faced a medical challenge that he has stared down and never let affect what he does as a hockey dad. Also: Gophers forward Schmidt honored for classroom work, and Denver is a surprisingly good seafood town.

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It will be Minnesota State Mankato versus Denver for the national title on Saturday after the Mavericks overcame an early deficit and send the Minnesota Gophers home early from Boston.
Michigan wants to run-and-gun, Minnesota State Mankato wants to do its own thing, and Denver's Bobby Brink wants to advance and maybe play his boyhood heroes for the NCAA title as the NCAA Frozen Four semifinals get underway.
The trophy given to the top player in men's college hockey will be returning to Minnesota, one way or another, as two Minnesotans and a Chicagoan who plays in Minnesota are the three finalists for the Hobey Baker Award.
The Mavericks own a 14-game winning streak that began Jan. 15. Minnesota State is 34-5-0 this season and 4-0 against the Beavers, including an 18-4 edge in goals in those four games.
One day after he was named the Player of the Year in the Big Ten, Minnesota forward was also named a top 10 finalist for the Hobey Baker Award and could become the first Gopher in two decades to win the trophy. Minnesota State University-Mankato has a pair of finalists in goalie Dryden McKay and forward Nathan Smith.
The series concludes at Mayo Clinic Health System Event Center.

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The Mavericks are looking to wrap up the MacNaughton Cup as the CCHA champions. Minnesota State would need a regulation win Friday night along with a Michigan Tech loss in regulation.
Each media timeout was extended as Mankato high school players and others shoveled off the sheet as best they could. By the third period, the piles got more and more difficult for them to push. Pucks cut through the snow, creating wakes behind them.

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