Michigan Tech Skates to 4-4 Tie With Alabama Huntsville; Huskies Win Shootout
Sophomore forward Jake Lucchini scores at 19:49 of third period for Huskies

Sophomore forward Jake Lucchini scored at 19:49 of the third period for the Huskies
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 3:54  ALH1-0 SH Hans Gorowsky (6)Matt Salhany/5
1st 8:21  ALH2-0 PP Kurt Gosselin (9)Brandon Parker/7, Austin Beaulieu/2
2nd 9:26  MTU1-2 PP Matt Roy (4)Mark Auk/11, Gavin Gould/9
3rd 6:30  MTU2-2 EV Matt Roy (5)Mike Neville/7, Shane Hanna/10
3rd 10:40  ALH3-2 PP Brennan Saulnier (3)Kurt Gosselin/8, Brandon Parker/8
3rd 11:17  MTU3-3 PP Mitch Reinke (4)Shane Hanna/11, Joel L'Esperance/9
3rd 17:44  ALH4-3 EV Matt Salhany (5)Cody Marooney/2, Kurt Gosselin/9
3rd 19:49  MTU4-4 EV EA GT Jake Lucchini (10)Reid Sturos/9, Shane Hanna/12
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd OT Final
Michigan Tech  01304
Alabama Huntsville  20204
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd OT SOG
Michigan Tech  81311335
Alabama Huntsville  1174123
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Michigan Tech (16-9-7)  2/7 5/10 0
Alabama Huntsville (7-18-3)  2/4 8/16 1
Michigan Tech Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 OT Saves
Angus Redmond (T, 15-4-5)64:004 972119
Empty Net1:000      
Alabama Huntsville Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 OT Saves
Jordan Uhelski (T, 5-6-3)65:004 8128331

HUNTSVILLE | The University of Alabama in Huntsville hockey team ended regulation in a 4-4 tie with visiting Michigan Tech on Saturday night at the Von Braun Center, with the Huskies earning the extra WCHA point in the shootout. UAH is now 7-18-3 (7-12-3 WCHA), while MTU stands at 16-9-7 (13-3-6 WCHA).

Turning Point

- With the extra attacker on after Michigan Tech emptied its net, Jake Lucchini provided the game-tying goal at 19:49 of the third period to knot the game at 4-4 and send the contest to overtime.

Inside the Box Score

- UAH jumped on the board first on Saturday night as Hans Gorowsky guided in a shorthanded, unassisted marker at 3:54 of the first period for the 1-0 lead.

- Not long after, Kurt Gosselin found twine with a shot from the blue line at 8:21 of the first on a power play with assists coming from Brandon Parker and Austin Beaulieu.

- After UAH took a 2-0 lead into intermission, Michigan Tech dug into the hosts lead with two unanswered goals by Matt Roy at 9:26 of the second and at 6:30 of the third to tie the contest at 2-2.

- The Chargers rebounded at 10:40 of the third period as Brennan Saulnier notched his third goal of the year on assists by Gosselin and Parker, prior to MTU's Mitch Reinke re-tying the game at 3-3 with a goal at 11:17 of the third.

- UAH took a pivotal 4-3 advantage on a breakaway goal by Matt Salhany at 17:44 of the third on assists by Cody Marooney and Gosselin, before Lucchini netted the game-tying goal in the waning moments of the third period.

- Both squads would go scoreless during the 5-on-5 overtime period and the 3-on-3 overtime period, before Michigan Tech took the extra WCHA point in shootouts.

- Jordan Uhelski totaled 31 saves in the tie on Saturday, and his record now sits at 5-6-3 in his junior season.

- UAH had 23 total shots on goal, paced by Gorowsky with a team-high four shots on target.


- Gosselin has registered three points in a game two times this season, as he previously recorded at hat trick against Ferris State on Dec. 3. His two assists were a season-high as well.

- Parker has recorded two assists in a game twice against Michigan Tech this season, with his first two-helper performance coming at MTU on Oct. 14.

- Gorowsky's shorthanded goal was the second of his career.

Next Time Out

- UAH treks to Alaska Fairbanks next weekend for a two-game WCHA series. Puck drops at 10:07 p.m. CST next Friday and Saturday night in Fairbanks, Alaska.