The University of Minnesota men's hockey team lost their first game of the season against Colorado College on Friday.

The Gophers got on the board early, leading 1-0 through the first two periods. In the third, Colorado College scored their first to tie the game. Minnesota retook the lead at 2-1, but the Tigers closed it out with two goals to top the Gophers 3-2.

Tyler Nanne and Scott Reedy each scored one for Minnesota. Jack LaFontaine made 25 saves and allowed three goals.

The Gophers fall to 0-1 and will play game two against the Tigers on Saturday at 8:00 p.m.