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#8 Badger hockey team earns sweep of Michigan Tech


MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Patrick Johnson had a goal and two assists to leads Wisconsin to a 4-1 win over Michigan Tech on Saturday and a sweep of their weekend series.

Mark Zengerle added a goal and an assist for the Badgers (19-8-3, 11-7-2). Sean Dolan and Justin Schultz also scored goals as the Badgers sent the Huskies (3-20-3, 1-16-1) to their fifth straight loss and extended their winless streak to 22 games.

Ryan Furne scored Michigan Tech's only goal on the power play at 8:44 of the second period.

Brett Bennett picked up the win in nets for Wisconsin, making 21 stops.

Kevin Genoe had 26 saves for the Huskies, who haven't won since October 15 of last year.

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