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Union forward Max Novak (18) celebrates his third-period goal against Minnesota goaltender Adam Wilcox, right, in the men’s NCAA Division I championship game Saturday at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. USA TODAY Sports

College Hockey: Union stymies Gophers’ defense to capture title


By Tim Leighton

St. Paul Pioneer Press

PHILADELPHIA — A visit to the City of Brotherly Love was supposed to end with a golden moment.

At least that’s the way the University of Minnesota men’s hockey team, a self-proclaimed 20-member band of brothers, had it planned.

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