NCAA Game Night: 1-18-2014

Colgate Raiders 4 @ Harvard Crimson 2

F Brian Hart, HAR: 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 18 GP, 1-7-8, -4, 12 PIM
2012-2013 totals: 29 GP, 4-13-17, +1, 10 PIM

Harvard fell to 5-10-3 overall this year and 2-8-3 in the ECAC. The Crimson tried to climb out of a 3-0 hole but couldn’t complete the comeback. Colgate added an empty net goal late.

Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks 5 @ Miami RedHawks 1

F Jimmy Mullin, MIA: 0-1-1, +1, 15 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 19 GP, 1-6-7, +4, 21 PIM
2012-2013 totals: 38 GP, 6-8-14, E, 14 PIM

Mullin (pictured) was back in the RedHawks lineup, but only for a half a game as he was ejected midway through the second period for a boarding major. Miami is 9-10-3 this year, 3-8-1 in conference (NCHC).

Bemidji State Beavers 2 @ No. 20 North Dakota 4

F Brendan O’Donnell, UND: 0-0-0, E, 0 SOG
Season totals: 15 GP, 3-2-5, -1, 6 PIM
2012-2013 totals: 29 GP, 2-8-10, E, 20 PIM

North Dakota had a 4-1 lead by the early second period and cruised to a 4-2 win.

No. 5 Quinnipiac Bobcats 3 @ Merrimack Warriors 6

F Matthew Peca, QU: 0-1-1, -1, 0 PIM, 4 SOG
Season totals: 26 GP, 6-12-18, +4, 14 PIM
2013-2014 totals: 39 GP, 15-15-30, +14, 36 PIM

Merrimack earned a split of their weekend series with the Bobcats, winning 6-3 on Saturday. The Warriors scored four times in the third period.

Ohio State 2 @ No. 1 Minnesota Golden Gophers 4

G Adam Wilcox, MIN: Win, 25 saves on 27 shots
Season totals: 20 GP, 16-2-3, 2.02 GAA, .928 sv%, 2 SO
2012-2013 totals: 39 GP, 25-8-5, 1.88 GAA, .921 sv%, 3 SO

The No. 1 Gophers spotted that school in Ohio with a 2-0 lead before taking their lunch money and winning, 4-2. Wilcox won his 16th of the season, which is third-best in the country.

*USCHO poll used