Minnesota State, Mankato Steams Over Colorado College 7-2

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – Matt Leitner’s hat trick led Minnesota State, Mankato to a 7-2 Western Collegiate Hockey Association win over Colorado College on Saturday.

Leitner scored three goals in the five-goal second period for the Mavericks (21-10-3, 15-10-1). Two of those came on the power play. MSUM went 4-for-16 with a man advantage.

Twelve different players had at least one goal or assist for the Mavericks. Josh Nelson had a goal and three assists.

Stephon Williams made 26 saves for MSUM.

The Mavericks outshot the Tigers 20-4 in the second period and 45-28 overall.

Joe Howe had 29 saves and Josh Thorimbert added nine for Colorado College (13-16-5, 10-12-4).

The game included 28 penalties for 81 minutes.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Comments

More From CBS Denver

Weather App
CBS4 Hiking Weather Forecast Page

Listen Live

AM/FM Stations

Featured Shows & Multimedia