No.19 Maine Black Bears 4 @ No.17 Vermont Catamounts 4
C/W Matt Marshall , UVM: Did not play.
Season Totals: 23 GP, 1-3-4, -4, 14 PIM
Vermont goes 0-1-1 against Maine on Catamount ice this weekend.
Western Michigan Broncos 1 @ No.1 Miami Redhawks 2
D Luke Witkowski , WMU: 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM (holding), 1 SOG
Season Totals: 24 GP, 2-3-5, -10, 28 PIM
A great showing by the Broncos at No.1 Miami. The Redhawks scored the winner with under five minutes left in the game.
No.19 Maine Black Bears 6 @ No.17 Vermont Catamounts 3
C/W Matt Marshall , UVM: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season Totals: 23 GP, 1-3-4, -4, 14 PIM
Not a good night for the Catamounts as they lose to a lower-ranked conference rival at home.
Western Michigan Broncos 1 @ No.1 Miami Redhawks 4
D Luke Witkowski , WMU: 1-0-1, -1, 2 PIM (high sticking), 2 SOG
Season Totals: 23 GP, 2-3-5, -10, 28 PIM
Witkowski scored the second goal of his collegiate career to cut No.1 Miamiâ€™s lead to 2-1 early in the second period, but the Broncos couldnâ€™t get any closer.
D Kirill Gotovets, Shattuck-St. Maryâ€™s
Season Totals: 30 GP, 5-10-15, 65 PIM
Shattuck (31-8-3) has won six of their last eight games. They beat Breck High School (Blake Wheeler's HS) 4-1 in their last game on January 21. Gotovets, a Cornell commit, had five points after 14 games, but has 10 points in his last 16. He is third among Shattuck defensemen in scoring. 5'11" Nick Bruneteau, a Nebraska native, leads all Shattuck defensemen with 32 points in 38 games. He was not on Central Scouting's mid-term rankings. His brother, Brett, was a fourth round pick of Washington in 2007 who's currently playing for the University of North Dakota.
No.17 Vermont Catamounts 3 @ No.15 UMass Minutemen 0
C/W Matt Marshall , UVM: 0-1-1, E, 2 PIM (interference), 0 SOG
Season Totals: 22 GP, 1-3-4, -4, 14 PIM
A nice rebound win for Vermont, who lost 3-1 to UMass in their previous game. Marshall earned a secondary assist on defenseman Drew MacKenzieâ€™s (Sabres 7/2007) first goal of the year to open the gameâ€™s scoring.
Harvard Crimson 3 @ RPI Red Hawks 3
C/W Alexander Killorn, HAR: 1-1-2, +2, 0 PIM, 4 SOG
Season Totals: 18 GP, 6-8-14, +1, 16 PIM
Killorn and Canadiens' first rounder Louis Leblanc combined for two goals, including Leblancâ€™s with three seconds left in regulation to force overtime. Killorn had the only assist on that goal. Leblanc set up Killorn earlier in the game to give the Crimson a 2-1 lead.
No.17 Vermont Catamounts 1 @ No.15 UMass Minutemen 3 (1/16)
C/W Matt Marshall , UVM: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season Totals: 20 GP, 1-1-2, -4, 10 PIM
Vermont moved up from No.18 to 17 this week, but this loss may knock them back down in the USCHO poll.
Western Michigan Broncos 2 @ Bowling Green Falcons 3
D Luke Witkowski , WMU: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season Totals: 22 GP, 1-3-4, -9, 26 PIM
WMU essentially dropped both games vs. conference foe Bowling Green this weekend, including a shootout loss Friday.
Harvard Crimson 4 @ Union Dutchmen 1
C/W Alexander Killorn, HAR: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season Totals: 17 GP, 5-7-12, -1, 16 PIM
Killorn was back to starting the game on the top line, but failed to register a point. Harvard is (finally) starting to heat up.
Western Michigan Broncos 4 @ Bowling Green Falcons 4 (OT)
D Luke Witkowski , WMU: 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM (roughing), 1 SOG
Season Totals: 21 GP, 1-3-4, -9, 26 PIM
Bowling Green won the shootout, 3-2.
Dartmouth Big Green 1 @ Harvard Crimson 4
C/W Alexander Killorn, HAR: 0-2-2, +3, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season Totals: 16 GP, 5-7-12, -1, 16 PIM
Killorn, who started the game on the second line, is third on the Crimson in scoring behind Michael Biega (undrafted) and Louis Leblanc (Canadiens 1/09).
Northeastern Huskies 2 @ No.18 Vermont Catamounts 9 (1/16)
C/W Matt Marshall , UVM: 0-0-0, -1, 2 PIM (holding), 1 SOG
Season Totals: 19 GP, 1-1-2, -4, 10 PIM
Vermont avenged a Friday night home-ice loss to the Huskies in a big way. Despite Vermont putting up nine goals, Marshall somehow finished on the minus side of zero â€“ the only Catamount to do so in the game.
Northeastern Huskies 3 @ No.18 Vermont Catamounts 1
C/W Matt Marshall , UVM: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season Totals: 18 GP, 1-1-2, -3, 8 PIM
Vermont (10-7-2) had just moved back into the USCHO Top-20 before dropping a home game to the Huskies. Marshall continues to play a fourth line role for the Catamounts.
#5 Yale Bulldogs 2 @ Harvard Crimson 3
C/W Alexander Killorn, HAR: 0-1-1, 0, 0 PIM, 6 SOG
Season Totals: 15 GP, 5-5-10, -2, 8 PIM
The Crimson knocked off their second Top 10 team in a row at home when Harvard bested the 5th ranked Yale Bulldogs on Tuesday night. Killorn, Conor Morrison, and Louis Leblanc completed a tic-tac-toe play started by Killorn's centering pass from the left boards with Morrison touch passing to Leblanc for one of his two goals. Killorn rang a 3rd period power play shot off the left post, which didn't count as one Killorn's team-high 6 shots on goal.
Harvard Crimson 1 @ Minnesota Golden Gophers 3
C/W Alexander Killorn, HAR: 0-0-0, -2, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season Totals: 14 GP, 5-4-9, -2, 8 PIM
Harvard dropped both games this weekend against the unranked Gophers. Killorn started the year strong, but has cooled off considerably recently.
Western Michigan Broncos 1 @ Michigan Wolverines 6
D Luke Witkowski , WMU: 0-0-0, E, 4 PIM (hooking x2), 1 SOG
Season Totals: 18 GP, 1-3-4, -9, 24 PIM
Witkowski was back in the lineup as WMU dropped the second of a home-and-home series swept by Michigan.