Merrimack 6, Maine 2: Merrimack got two goals from Jesse Todd and 24 saves from Joe Cannata to move into third in Hockey East with two games in hand over the second and first place teams. Spencer Abbott had his 12th of the year for the Black Bears.
Union 2, Harvard 0: Union got goals from Mat Bodie and Kelly Zajac to move into 2nd in ECAC Hockey. Tony Grosenick stopped all 18 Crimson shots.
Michigan 4, Ohio State 0: The two teams will tangle at Progressive Field tonight, but it was the Wolverines who got the best of their rivals in Columbus. Shawn Hunwick was fantastic, stopping all 46 Buckeye shots.
North Dakota 2, Minnesota 1: North Dakota overcame injury woes and a reckless hit by Danny Kristo to defeat their rivals 2-1 with a late goal by Brock Nelson. Andrew MacWilliam also had his first goal of his career in the win as the Sioux move to 8-1-1 in their last 10 games.