Colton Schmidt looks for an open shot inside the tie against UW-Stout.
ST. PETER, Minn. C Following by two goals by using seven minutes remaining in the overall game, the Gustavus men’s hockey team started its comeback energy and was able to score again in 62 seconds, gradually forcing an overtime using the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Neither group was able to find the back of the net during the extra period and the recreation ended in a 3-3 tie. Any Gusties move to 1-8-4 overall, while the Purple Devils are now 7-7-1.
UW-Stout got any scoring going at the 3:21 mark of the initially period on a loose puck within the crease. Nearly seven a few minutes later Alex Koopmeiners carried the puck into the location and around the net and scored on a wrap-around shot, his to begin the season, to tie the game at the 11:15 make. But with 1:23 keeping in the period, the Blue Devils went back ahead with a goal on a slap shot from the orange line.
The visitors took any 3-1 advantage at the 7:02 mark of the second interval and carried a two-goal steer into the third period. Your Gusties had an answer, though, when Colin Hernon fired a wrister from high in your slot to make it a one-goal match with 6:51 keeping in regulation. One minute later, Reid Brown leafy scored his first collegiate intention to tie game.
Gustavus picture a season-high 48 shots amongst gamers, compared to 30 by the Violet Devils. Erik Johnson made 27 saves in the tie, moving their record to 1-5-2.
The Gusties wrap up non-conference engage in next weekend on the road, signing up for UW-Superior and UW-River Falls.