Men's Ice Hockey Shut Out by Canisius


    STORRS, Conn. -- Canisius College shutout the University of Connecticut men's ice hockey team 2-0 at the Buffalo State Sports Arena in Buffalo, NY on Saturday evening in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference match-up. The loss drops UConn (10-16-4, 10-9-3) to fifth place in the conference standings, while Canisius (13-10-3, 11-8-3) moves into the fourth place.

    Corey Lucas scored the game-winning goal at the 14:27 mark of the first period with assists from Marc Bouffard and Kyle Allen. Bouffard then added an insurance tally with less than four minutes remaining in regulation with help from Lucas and Chris Duggan.

    Jason Carey (Oakdale, MN) suffered the loss in net stopping 23 shots on goal, while Stephen Fabiilli received the shutout recording 20 saves.

    UConn will travel to AIC on Friday, February 23 for a game slated to begin at 7:00 p.m. in Springfield, MA.

    Connecticut     0       0       0       --       0
    Canisius        1       0       1       --       2
    SCORING - First Period: CC Corey Lucas (Marc Bouffard, 
    Kyle Allen) 14:27. Second Period: None. Third Period: 
    Bouffard (Lucas, Chris Duggan) 16:21.
    SHOTS - UC 20; CC 25
    SAVES - UC 23 (Jason Carey); CC 20 (Stephen Fabiilli)
    PEN/MIN - UC 6/12; CC 7/17
    RECORDS - UC 10-16-4, 10-9-3; CC 13-10-3, 11-8-3