Minnesota win against Minnesota Duluth in overtime

With no decisive score in regulation, the Minnesota's home game against Minnesota Duluth ran into overtime on Friday. Minnesota snatched the win with a final score of 3-2.

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With no decisive score in regulation, the Minnesota's home game against Minnesota Duluth ran into overtime on Friday. Minnesota snatched the win with a final score of 3-2.

Minnesota's Taylor Heise scored the game-winning goal.

The Gophers opened strong, with Ella Huber scoring in the first minute, a goal assisted by Crystalyn Hengler and Grace Zumwinkle.

The Gophers increased the lead to 2-0 early in the first period when Lizi Norton scored, assisted by Catie Skaja and Taylor Heise.

Gabby Krause scored early into the second period, assisted by Naomi Rogge and Ashton Bell.

The Bulldogs tied the score 2-2 early in the third period when Nina Jobst-Smith found the back of the net, assisted by Kylie Hanley and Hanna Baskin.

In overtime, it took 15 seconds before Taylor Heise scored the game-winner for the home team, assisted by Grace Zumwinkle and Nelli Laitinen.

The win over the Bulldogs means that the Gophers have five home wins in a row.

Next up:

The teams meet again on Saturday at 2 p.m. CST, this time in Minnesota.