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Jan. 20, 2020

Late goal halts Spartans’ bid for regular season sweep of Badgers

Tied 1-1 late in the third period, it came down to two great scoring opportunities – one for Michigan State and one for Wisconsin – to decide the hockey game.

With two minutes and 20 seconds left, the Spartans' Patrick Khodorenko got the puck in front of the net and couldn't get a shot off after it appeared that he was tripped by Badger goalie Daniel Lebedeff.

The puck slid toward Mitchell Lewandowski on the right, with Lebedeff moving the other way, but with the net open, the puck slid off Lewandowski's stick and to the right of the net.

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