WCHA Dandy Dozen from 2015-16 - Moment 8: Final Face-Off Championship Game Aired Live on FOX Sports North
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In a historic agreement that brought live television coverage of its top game throughout the Upper Midwest and beyond, the WCHA partnered with FOX Sports North (FSN) – the region's preeminent sports network – to telecast the championship game of the 2016 WCHA Final Face-Off.

Every weekday from May 23-June 7, we will be looking back at the "Dandy Dozen" moments from the historic 2015-16 WCHA season. Next up on our countdown is…

Moment 8: Final Face-Off Championship Game Aired Live on FOX Sports North

In a historic agreement that brought live television coverage of its top game throughout the Upper Midwest and beyond, the WCHA partnered with FOX Sports North (FSN) – the region's preeminent sports network – to telecast the championship game of the 2016 WCHA Final Face-Off. The title game matchup, pitting two of the sport's most storied programs in Wisconsin and Minnesota, was shown live on both FSN and the FOX Sports Wisconsin Alternate Channel – a reach of more than 2 million homes throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and North and South Dakota.

The game was a worthy showcase of college hockey's top talent, with the nationally third-ranked Badgers earning a thrilling, 1-0 win over the No. 2 Gophers. Wisconsin junior goaltender Ann-Renée Desbiens cemented tournament Most Outstanding Player honors with a 35-save shutout, including 14 stops during a frenetic third period that preserved the one-goal victory. Fellow junior Sydney McKibbon scored the game's lone goal at the 12:28 mark of the second period, fighting off a check to cash in on a rebound opportunity.

With the win, Wisconsin captured its second-straight Final Face-Off championship and matched Minnesota for the most WCHA playoff titles in league history with six.

"Dandy Dozen" Moments from the 2015-16 WCHA Season

12: Trio of New Coaches Join WCHA
11: Husky Pride
10: Record-Setting Year in Bemidji
9: The Next Level