The UAA hockey staff rallied from a two-aim deficit however got here up brief in additional time Friday, dropping three-2 to Lake Superior State in a Western Collegiate Hockey Affiliation recreation at Sullivan Area.
Anthony Nellis scored almost three minutes into the additional interval to carry the Lakers to victory in a battle between the groups holding down the final two spots within the convention standings.
UAA (2-23-four general, 2-18-three WCHA) owned a uncommon benefit in photographs, 33-25, holding the Lakers to 14 photographs within the first two durations. In 29 video games this season, the Seawolves have been outshot by a mean of 36-22 per recreation.
Lake Superior State (9-20-four, 7–15-three) grabbed a 2-zero lead within the first interval on objectives from William Riedell and Hampus Erikkson, who scored on the facility play.
With a minute left within the interval, UAA reduce the result in one aim with Jeremiah Luedtke’s fourth objective of the season.
The rating remained 2-1 by way of the second interval and about half of the third interval. UAA senior Alec Butcher, who joined the staff mid-season as a switch, tied the sport together with his sixth aim of the season.
UAA goalie Olivier Mantha stopped 22 photographs. Nick Kossoff made 31 saves for the Lakers, together with 23 within the first two durations.
UAA, which was zero for two on the facility play, did not get off any photographs in extra time.
Heading into Saturday’s 7 p.m. rematch at Sullivan Area, Lake Superior State is in ninth place within the 10-group WCHA with 24 factors. UAA is final with 12.