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Dec. 9, 2019

Spartans hockey sweep Badgers in exhilarating overtime win

It was a game that had a little bit of everything: goals, hits, quality shots, a fast pace, comebacks, highs and lows for both teams, a gem of a third period and an overtime.

And in the end, it was ecstasy for one team and heartbreak for another on a fun Saturday night at Munn Arena.

What Michigan State loved best was the ending – Patrick Khodorenko's rocket-like shot from the left circle to the top right corner of the net 2:30 into overtime that gave the Spartans a 5-4 victory over No. 19 Wisconsin and a sweep of the Big Ten series.

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