Jan. 12, 2014
Michigan fell to 63-54-7 in the all-time series against the Badgers. The Wolverines are winless in their last four games (0-3-1) against Wisconsin and are winless in the last five games (0-4-1) overall.
Michigan was swept by Wisconsin in a weekend series for the first time since the final WCHA series between the two programs on Jan. 9-10, 1981.
Michigan finished the night 1-for-3 on the man-advantage and fell to 8-3-1 on the season when scoring on the power play.
U-M held Wisconsin scoreless in three chances on the power play and went a perfect 5-for-5 on the weekend on the penalty kill. This weekend marked the first time this season that Michigan has held opponents scoreless on the power play in consecutive games.
Senior forward Luke Moffatt scored two power-play goals this past weekend at Wisconsin and now leads the Big Ten with six power-play goals on the season. Moffatt's goal on Friday night helped Michigan snap an 0-for-22 skid on the man-advantage dating back to Nov. 29. Moffatt entered the season with four career power-play goals.
Michigan allowed three or more goals for the fourth straight game and sixth time in the last seven contests. Michigan is 4-5 this season when allowing three or more goals.
Tonight marked the first time this season that a Michigan freshman did not record a point in a game when U-M has recorded at least one goal.
Michigan was outshot for the third straight game and the fifth time in the last six games. The Wolverines are 3-4-2 this season when outshot by their opponent.
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