Zach Harrison scored the only goal for the Mavericks. Anchorage opened up a 3-0 lead on goals by Jade Portwood, Tommy Grant and Kevin Clark and added an empty-netter by Grant in the final minute.
The Seawolves had a 25-22 shots-on-goal advantage. MSU goalie Kevin Murdock took the loss.
Minnesota State isn't the only team to have trouble on Saturday night in Alaska. The Seawolves also defeated North Dakota and Denver to force series splits this season.
The Anchorage Daily News story can be found here.