Alabama Huntsville Topped By Massachusetts In Overtime, 2-1
Junior forward Max McHugh scores goal for Chargers

Junior forward Max McHugh scored a goal for the Chargers
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 15:28  UMA1-0 EV Jake Horton (1)Kurt Keats/8, Steven Iacobellis/7
2nd 3:35  ALH1-1 EV EA Max McHugh (7)Josh Kestner/11, Jordan Larson/7
OT 2:10  UMA2-1 EV GW Griff Jeszka (5)William Lagesson/5, Niko Hildenbrand/1
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd OT Final
Alabama Huntsville  01001
Massachusetts  10012
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd OT SOG
Alabama Huntsville  10119030
Massachusetts  765119
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Alabama Huntsville (7-12-2)  0/4 3/6 0
Massachusetts (5-12-2)  0/3 4/8 0
Alabama Huntsville Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 OT Saves
Jordan Uhelski (L, 5-5-2)62:052 665017
Empty Net0:050      
Massachusetts Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 OT Saves
Ryan Wischow (W, 4-8-2)61:311 10109029
Empty Net0:390      

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.| The University of Alabama in Huntsville hockey team lost to Massachusetts by a final score of 2-1 in overtime on Friday afternoon at Mariucci Arenca in the opening matchup of the 26th annual Mariucci Classic. UAH slips to 7-12-2, while UMass improves to 5-12-2.

Turning Point

- Following a 1-1 tie through 60 minutes of play in the Mariucci Classic opener, UMass took the 2-1 victory on an overtime goal by Griff Jeszka at 2:10 of the overtime frame for the 2-1 win.

Inside the Box Score

- After 15 minutes of scoreless play, the Minutemen were able to jump on the board with a tally by Jake Horton at 15:28 of the first to give UMass a 1-0 lead heading into the second.

- However, the Chargers rebounded quickly into the second period with a marker by Max McHugh at 3:35 for the 1-1 tie. McHugh was assisted by Josh Kestner and Jordan Larson on the play.

- Following a full 20 minutes of scoreless action, UMass's Jeszka delivered the game-winning goal at 2:10 in the opener of the Mariucci Classic.

- The Chargers put a total of 30 shots on goal in the contest, paced by four different players with four shots apiece.

- Jordan Larson fell to 5-5-2 on the season after totaling 17 saves and one goal allowed.

Noteworthy

- Max McHugh now has 60 career points and has totaled at least one point in his last four games.

Next Time Out

- The Chargers next time out depends on the outcome of the Minnesota/Mercyhurst matchup on Friday, with UAH earning either the 4 p.m. or 7 p.m. time slot on their outcome.