St. Lawrence Saints 2 @ Vermont Catamounts 1
F Matt Marshall, UVM: Did not play, injured
Season totals: 2 GP, 0-0-0, -3, 2 PIM
Vermont lost their fourth straight as St. Lawrence forward Jacob Drewiske scored at the 16:03 mark of the third to give the Saints the win.
Russian Red Stars 1 @ No. 18 North Dakota Fighting Sioux 5
F Brendan O'Donnell, UND: 1-2-3, +1, 2 PIM, 2 SOG
O'Donnell centered the top line for the Sioux and was named 2nd star as North Dakota easily handled the Russian Red Star team.
Princeton Tigers 2 @ Quinnipiac Bobcats 3
F Matthew Peca, QUI: 0-0-0, even, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals: 19 GP, 4-11-15, +3, 6 PIM
The Bobcats are now unbeaten in five with the win over Princeton. They do not play again until December 30 against Nebraska-Omaha.
No. 4 Ohio State Buckeyes 3 @ Miami RedHawks 2 (OT)
F Jimmy Mullin, MIA: 0-1-1, -1, 0 PIM, 7 SOG
Season totals: 19 GP, 4-4-8, +4, 6 PIM
Mullin assisted on a PPG in the third to give the RedHawks a 2-1 lead but were unable to hold off the OSU comeback. Miami is off until January 6th when they start a weekend series at Michigan State. The RedHawks went just 1-3-0 in four games in December.
Bowling Green Falcons 1 @ No. 8 Western Michigan Broncos 6
D Luke Witkowski, 0-0-0, +2, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 17 GP, 0-4-4, +6, 29 PIM
Broncos forward Dane Walters had three goals and an assist in the win. Western is now 3-0-2 in their last five games. They play next on the 29th against St. Cloud State.
Harvard Crimson 4 @ Princeton Tigers 3
F Alex Killorn, HAR: 0-1-1, -1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 10 GP, 6-6-12, +1, 23 PIM
Killorn picked up a helper in the win to run his point streak to five games. He has a point in eight of ten games this season.
Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks 0 @ No. 19 North Dakota Fighting Sioux 1
F Brendan O'Donnell, UND: 0-0-0, +1, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 12 GP, 3-0-3, +1, 0 PIM
UND forward Danny Kristo (Montreal) scored 44 seconds into the third for the only goal of the game. Sioux goalie Aaron Dell recorded his first shutout of the season.
Miami RedHawks 5 @ No. 4 Ohio State Buckeyes 3
F Jimmy Mullin, MIA: 1-1-2, +1, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals: 18 GP, 4-3-7, +5, 6 PIM
Miami bounced back after a sweep to Northern Michigan last weekend. Mullin (pictured) snapped a three game pointless streak in the win.
No. 8 Western Michigan Broncos 3 @ Bowling Green Falcons 3 (OT)
D Luke Witkowski, UWM: 0-1-1, even, 0 PIM, 2 PIM
Season totals: 16 GP, 0-4-4, +4, 29 PIM
The Broncos are now unbeaten in four games. Witkowski picked up an assist, his first point in six games.
Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks 2 @ No. 19 North Dakota Fighting Sioux 1 (OT)
F Brendan O'Donnell, UND: 0-0-0, even, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 11 GP, 3-0-3, even, 0 PIM
The Sioux's four game win streak was snapped in the overtime loss.
Sacred Heart Pioneers 1 @ Quinnipiac Bobcats 6
F Matthew Peca, QUI: 0-2-2, +2, 2 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 18 GP, 4-11-15, +3, 6 PIM
Quinnipiac forward Jeremy Langlois had two goals for the Bobcats. With Peca's two helpers he has three points in his last two games.
Bolt Prospects would now like to talk turkey about the prospects who rose to the top in the month of November. We took our time to make sure this month's Bolt Prospects Prospect of the Month had spent the proper amount of time in the oven before serving him to you. We thought about giving the award to Riku Helenius of JYP, but there was not much thanks being given in the SM-liiga by his opponents after he posted a 3-1-0 record with 2 shutouts, a 0.99 GAA, and a .949 sv%. How could we give the award to a man who clearly was in no mood to share with the rest of Finland's top league. We also might've considered Cory Conacher, who had 8 goals and 13 points in 12 games, but Conacher's still a pilgrim on his way to the land where NHL entry level contracts are found.
So, we looked high and low and then decided to honor a prospect who plays his hockey in the old Massachusetts colony, not terribly far from Plymouth Rock. Novemeber's Prospect of the Month honors belong to...