NCAA Game Night: 2-9-13
Princeton Tigers 1 @ Cornell Big Red 0
D/W Kirill Gotovets, COR: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 21 GP, 0-0-0, +1, 12 PIM
Cornell limited Princeton to just 12 shots, but they scored on one of them and despite peppering Tigers goalie Mike Condon with 39 shots, they were not able to beat the undrafted senior.
No. 3 Miami RedHawks 4 @ No. 6 Western Michigan Broncos 0
F Jimmy Mullin, MIA: 0-1-1, +1, 2 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 27 GP, 4-8-12, E, 12 PIM
D Luke Witkowski, WMU: 0-0-0, -2, 2 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 30 GP, 2-5-7, -3, 38 PIM
After being shut out by the Broncos on Friday, Miami returned the favor on Saturday, winning 4-0 in Kalamazoo. Ryan McKay (undrafted) had the shutout for the RedHawks.
No. 7 North Dakota 5 @ No. 14 Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks 2
F Brendan O’Donnell, UND: Did not play
Season totals: 19 GP, 1-5-6, -3, 12 PIM
Brendan O’Donnell remains out of the North Dakota lineup. On Saturday, UND beat UNO outdoors at TD Ameritrade Park, home of the Omaha Storm Chasers AAA baseball club.
No. 2 Quinnipiac Bobcats 3 @ Colgate Raiders 2
F Matthew Peca, QU: 0-1-1, +1, 10 PIM, 5 SOG
Season totals: 25 GP, 9-9-18, +6, 28 PIM
Matt Peca had a point for the eighth straight game, helping Quinnipiac extend their unbeaten streak to 21 games. He was assessed a 10-minute misconduct as the game ended. Peca is second in team scoring behind senior Jeremy Langlois (undrafted) at 26. With Minnesota’s loss to St. Cloud State, Quinnipiac could move into the No. 1 slot in next week’s USCHO poll.
No. 1 Minnesota Golden Gophers 3 @ No. 8 St. Cloud State Huskies 4
G Adam Wilcox, MIN: Loss, 17 saves on 21 shots
Season totals: 27 GP, 18-4-4, 1.80 GAA, .921 sv%, 3 SO
St. Cloud State padded their lead over Minnesota in the WCHA standings with a 4-3 loss over Adam Wilcox and the No. 1 Gophers on Saturday night. Wilcox suffered his fourth loss of the season. The Huskies lead the WCHA by three points over North Dakota and five points over the Gophers and Nebraska-Omaha.
*USCHO poll used