The Alltel Center never sounded so loud. With 2:24 remaining in the second overtime, Minnesota State's Trevor Bruess broke a scoreless tie to lift the Mavericks over Minnesota in the first game of the WCHA playoff series. The goal came after 97 minutes, 36 seconds of scoreless hockey. Mike Zacharias recorded his school-record fifth shutout of the season, stopping 34 shots. The Gophers' Alex Kangas stopped 44 shots.