Gophers Oust North Dakota, Advance to Title Game

By KBJR News 1

Gophers Oust North Dakota, Advance to Title Game

April 10, 2014 Updated Apr 10, 2014 at 11:54 PM CDT

Philadelphia, PA (NNCNOW.com) --- Justin Holl scored a short-handed goal with 0.6 seconds left in regulation to lift Minnesota past North Dakota 2-1 at the NCAA Frozen Four semifinals on Thursday night at the Wells Faro Center in Philadelphia, Pa.

It was Holl's first goal of the season. Sam Warning put the Gophers up a goal midway through the third period before North Dakota answered 32 seconds later thanks to Connor Gaarder.

Minnesota (28-6-6) will face off against Union College on Saturday night in the national championship. The Gophers will play in their 11th title game and first since 2003.

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