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Weekend Rewind: A look back at a crazy, rivalry-packed weekend of college hockey

The Rink Live reporters take a look at the two overtime games between the Fighting Hawks and Gophers, a weekend sweep for SCSU over No. 2 Minnesota State and UMD getting swept at home by Wisconsin. Also, a look at the weekend in the WCHA with Ohio State sweeping UMD and Minnesota battling an improving SCSU squad.

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UND's Mark Senden reacts to his game-winning goal in overtime as Gopher players look on in disbelief Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022.
Eric Hylden / Grand Forks Herald

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 homecoming sweep over Minnesota State University-Mankato and women's series between Huskies and Gophers. Wellens reviews the series sweep for Wisconsin at Minnesota Duluth and the women's series between Ohio State and Bulldogs.

Schlossman and Myers discuss a couple of epic games that were decided in overtime between North Dakota and Minnesota. Wellens previews the Cornell at UMD men's series and the Wisconsin at Minnesota Duluth women's series. Schlossman discusses the unique game on Saturday between North Dakota and Arizona State in Las Vegas. Hatten previews the home-and-home series between SCSU and Bemidji State. Myers previews the Gophers at Ohio State for both men and women. Also, the reporters answer the question of which veteran player who is off to a slow start needs to get going for the teams that they cover.

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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