Western Michigan junior Nolan LaPorte tallied three points to lead the Broncos to a 4-2 win over Alaska at Lawson Ice Arena in front of a sold-out crowd of 4,063 Saturday night (GS Photo).
Michigan Tech swept WCHA rival Ferris State in Big Rapids.
Friday - MTU 1, Ferris State 0
Saturday - MTU 2, Ferris State 1
Michigan went on the road and beat Massachusetts-Lowell, before losing to Boston University.
Friday - Michigan 8, UMass Lowell 4
Saturday - Boston University 3, Michigan 2
Northern Michigan took both contests on the road against still-winless Lake Superior State.
Friday - Northern Michigan 4, LSSU 2
Saturday - Northern Michigan 3, LSSU 0
Michigan State also went East, losing to both Boston University and UMass Lowell.
Friday - Boston University 1, Michigan State 0
Saturday - UMass Lowell 2, Michigan State 1
Western Michigan played at home and split with Alaska.
Friday - Alaska 1, Western Michigan 0
Saturday - Western Michigan 4, Alaska 2