MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Gophers men's hockey team improved to 7-1-1 overall after a 4-1 victory over Minnesota State Mankato last night.

Justin Kloos, Mike Reilly, Connor Reilly, and Seth Ambroz put in goals for the Gophers during the action.

Goalie Adam Wilcox had a great game in front of the net for Minnesota, stopping 34 shots.

The teams will wrap up their series tonight at 7 in the Mariucci Arena.