Minnesota 5, Niagara 2

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Non-Conference Game
Friday, January 6, 2006 at Mariucci Arena (Attendance: 9,838)

 Scoring  Shots on GoalPenaltiesPower Plays
Niagara011= 2  8106= 243-61-7
Minnesota320= 5  181817= 538-270-3
Scoring Summary

First Period
Minnesota-1Blake Wheeler (Phil Kessel, Chris Harrington)   3:42
Minnesota-2Ryan Stoa (Chris Harrington)    SHG14:23
Minnesota-3Mike Vannelli (Ryan Stoa)   GWG18:18

Second Period
Niagara-1Ted Cook (Mike Novosad)   2:25
Minnesota-4Justin Bostrom (Chris Harrington, Alex Goligoski)   4:02
Minnesota-5Alex Goligoski (Danny Irmen, Ryan Potulny)   6:28

Third Period
Niagara-2Pat Oliveto (Dan Sullivan, Matt Caruana)    PPG5:51
Niagara-1Jeff Van Nynatten (60:00 L) 151617= 48(5 GA)
Minnesota-1Kellen Briggs (60:00 W) 895= 22(2 GA)

Referee(s): Pete Friesema
Asst. Referee(s): J.B. Olsen, Jonathan Morrison

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