Pat Fitzgerald has been named the head coach of the Gophers, the school announced Thursday.
Fitzgerald, 55, will replace Dave Hakstol as the Gopher head coach, the university announced in a statement.
The announcement was made to the Minnesota Duluth Sun newspaper.
Forky is 2-2 with a 4.26 GAA and a .906 save percentage in seven games.
He is 1-1 in three seasons as a head coach.
Frye is 1 of five Gophers head coaches to win the NCAA regular-season and conference championship with the same team.
The other two are Ron Fouts (2001-05) and Bob Murchison (1988-92).
Fouts won the NCAA championship with Syracuse in 2002.
Murchison was the second-winningest coach in Gophers history.