Star Tribune’s three stars
1. Michael Pastujov, Michigan: Freshman left winger had a goal and an assist, was a plus-2 and blocked two shots.
2. Tony Calderone, Michigan: Senior right winger had two assists, giving him 26 points on the season. Also was a plus-2
3. Brendan Warren, Michigan: Junior left winger boosted Michigan’s lead to 4-2 late in the second period and scored the short-handed empty-net goal.
By the numbers
3 Goals allowed, on nine shots, for Gophers sophomore goalie Mat Robson, who was pulled after the first period.
29 Consecutive Gophers power plays without a goal, until Scott Reedy ended that skid in the second period.
13 Blocked shots for Michigan, seven more than the Gophers had.