|Ohio St. (1-1-1)||0||0||1||0||1|
|2nd - 09:45||Peca, Matthew (Quinnipiac)|
|3rd - 10:55||Matt Johnson (Ohio St.)|
Matt Johnson - 1
A: Tyler Lundey - 1
Sh: Chris Crane - 4
Sv: Brady Hjelle - 31
Matthew Peca - 1
Sh: 2 Players (#20, #39 - 6)
Sv: Eric Hartzell - 24
|TEAM STATISTICS||Ohio St.||Quinnipiac|
|Power Plays||0 for 4||0 for 3|
|Penalties (min)||3 (6)||4 (8)|
|Shots on Goal||25||32|
|Face Offs Won||34||39|
HAMDEN, Conn. - The nationally-ranked No. 20 Quinnipiac men's
ice hockey team skated to a 1-1 tie against Ohio State at the High
Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. With the tie,
Quinnipiac goes to 2-1-1 on the season while Ohio State goes to
Matthew Peca (Petawawa, Ontario) scored the game's first goal midway through the second period when he picked up a loose puck in front of the Quinnipiac bench. Peca skated into the Buckeyes' zone, between the face-off circles and wristed a shot past Ohio State's Brady Hjelle to give Quinnipiac an early 1-0 lead.
With less than half of the third period to play Tyler Lundey found Matt Johnson on the doorstep for a one-timer that put Ohio State on the board and tied the game at 1-1.
Quinnipiac and Ohio State resume play on Saturday, Oct. 20 for the second game of their two-game set at the High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. The Bobcats and Buckeyes square off at 4 p.m. Following the game, High Point Solutions Arena will host the popular "Skate With The Bobcats". Fans are asked to bring their own skates.