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Recapping a turbulent week of college hockey action, previewing UND-Minnesota and more

The Rink Live reporters take a look at UND's tie and loss at home against Quinnipiac, Minnesota State sweeping UMD in Mankato, the weekend sweep for SCSU at Wisconsin and more. Also a look ahead at North Dakota-Minnesota, Minnesota State-SCSU, Wisconsin-UMD men's series; Minnesota-SCSU, UMD-Ohio State in big women's matchups.

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Minnesota State forward Cade Borchardt (28) shoots the puck on goal against Minnesota Duluth goaltender Zach Stejskal (35) on Friday, Oct. 14, 2022, in Mankato.
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The Rink Live's Kirsten Krull, Mick Hatten, Matt Wellens, Jess Myers, and Brad Schlossman meet to catch up on the opening of college hockey action. Hatten recaps St. Cloud State's sweep at Wisconsin and women's series between Huskies and Badgers Wellens reviews the series sweep for the Minnesota State men over visiting Minnesota Duluth. Schlossman takes a look back at the tie and loss for North Dakota at home against Quinnipiac. Myers and Schlossman also preview this weekend's series with the Fighting Hawks playing at Minnesota. Wellens previews the Wisconsin at UMD men's series and the Minnesota Duluth at Ohio State women's series. Hatten previews the Minnesota State at SCSU men's series and he and Myers preview the home-and-home series between St. Cloud State and Minnesota in the WCHA.

Mick Hatten is a reporter and editor for Forum News Service and helps manage TheRinkLive.com, a website dedicated to hockey. He began working for Forum Communications in November 2018 and has covered St. Cloud State University hockey since 2010. A graduate of St. Cloud State, he has more than 30 years of experience as a journalist and has been a youth hockey coach since 2014. mhatten@forumcomm.com

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