Selection Sunday is beginning to look like Groundhog Day for the Gophers.
Last year Minnesota was the No. 1 seed in the West Region and had to face Atlantic Hockey champion Holy Cross in the first round. The second-round game was supposed to be against the winner of Michigan-North Dakota for a berth in the Frozen Four.
Somebody forgot to tell the Crusaders, who posted a 4-3 overtime win and ended Minnesota's season.
Fast forward 51 weeks, put Air Force in place of Holy Cross, and welcome ...