The MSU men's hockey team is back on the ice at the UConn Hockey Classic this weekend in Storrs Connecticut.
The Mavericks beat Brown in the opening round this afternoon 3-1.
Zach Palmquist got MSU on the board in the first period and J-P Lafontaine sealed the victory with a powerplay goal in the 3rd.
Stephon Williams turned away 18 of the 19 shots he saw, giving up a short-hander midway through the final period.
Lafontaine would add an empty netter late to complete the scoring.
MSU starts a new winning streak and will take on the winner of the UConn-American International game that is just underway.
The championship is Sunday at 6:15 p-m locally.