Akron, Northeastern Pick Up WinsECRHA January 21st, 2017 at 2:23PM January 21st, 2017 8:30PM
After dropping a 9-1 decision in their openers against Akron, Northeastern needed a win against Ohio State. It was Matthew Bentson who lead the way for the Huskies, scoring 2 goals and 2 assists in a tight 4-3 victory over Ohio State. Ohio State played well in their first game of the tournament, but couldn't get the offense going.
Akron continued to look like the best team in the field against Stony Brook. Leading 2-1 after two periods, Akron used three third period goals to pull away from the Seawolves who dropped to 0-2-0 on the weekend. Mike Smith's recorded two goals for the Zips, earning the first star of the game.
Standings After Round 2:
Akron (2-0-0) 4 PTS (2GA, 14GF)
East Carolina (1-0-0) 2 PTS (1GA, 7GF)
Northeastern (1-1-0) 2 PTS (12GA, 5GF)
Ohio State (0-1-0) 0 PTS (3GA, 4GF)
Stony Brook (0-2-0) 0 PTS (12GA, 2GF)