"Jim's a tough guy and you can see his personality is all over this football team," Fitzgerald said.
2012 CCHA playoffs
Second games of the first round. Michigan plays the second-worst-seeded team at Yost next weekend.
6-Northern Michigan vs 11-Bowling Green (NMU won game one 4-2)
7-Lake Superior State vs 10-Alaska (LSSU won game one 4-3)
8-Notre Dame vs 9-Ohio (ND won game one 2-0)