Posted: Jan 17, 2010 6:40 AM
Updated: Jan 17, 2010 6:40 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Andrew Hamburg and Brian McMillin scored two goals apiece as Colorado College snapped a four-game losing streak with a 6-5 win over third-ranked Wisconsin Saturday in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association.
The eighth-ranked Tigers (13-8-3, 9-6-3 WCHA) had lost their previous four games. With the win, they moved ahead of Wisconsin (13-6-3, 9-5-2) into third place in the conference. The Badgers lost for the first time in eight games.
Hamburg opened the scoring and closed the first period with goals, giving the Tigers a 4-1 lead. McMillin also scored twice in the first period.
Tyler Johnson had a goal and Bill Sweatt netted what proved to be the game-winner midway through the third period.
Ben Street scored twice for the Badgers and Michael Davies had three assists.
Joe Howe had 35 saves for Colorado College and Scott Gudmandson, and Brett Bennett combined for 28 saves for the Badgers.
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