NCAA Game Night: 12-5-09

No.12 Alaska Nanooks 4* @ Western Michigan Broncos 4
D Luke Witkowski , UWM: 0-0-0, +1, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season Totals: 15 GP, 1-3-4, -8, 16 PIM

Alaska won the shootout 1-0. The CCHA allows shootouts for conference games, but for NCAA rankings purposes it’s considered a tie. WMU is last in the CCHA at 2-7-1 1 SW (shootout win) for 10 points. Teams are awarded three points for each win in regulation or overtime, and one point for an overtime tie. The shootout winning team receives an extra point in the standings (denoted in the SW column). Witkowski got the start with senior defensive partner Jordan Collins (undrafted).