Feb. 21, 2013
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UConn vs. Army Notes
STORRS, Conn. -
The UConn men's hockey team will finish the season series with Army with two games at West Point on Friday and Saturday, February 22 and 23. Both games begin at 7:05 p.m. Saturday's game can be heard at WHUS.org, 91.7fm.
The Last Meeting
December 7, 2012
UConn Ties Army 2-2 In Final Game Before Break
The University of Connecticut men's hockey team rallied from behind 1-0 and 2-1 to earn a 2-2 tie with Army in Storrs on Friday night. Senior Evan Carriere scored the game-tying goal midway through the third period and Matt Grogan stopped 16 shots in relief to earn the decision.
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Connecticut (14-13-3, 11-10-2 AHA) is fighting for a top-four seed in the upcoming AHA playoffs and comes into the weekend in a three way tie for fourth with Holy Cross and RIT. All three teams have 24 points in the standings. Holy Cross has one game in hand against Holy Cross that will be made up on Monday, February 25. UConn went 1-2 against Holy Cross and split a two-game set with RIT.
Robert Morris (23 points), Bentley (22 points) and Canisius (22 points) are all within striking distance of fourth place as well. Mercyhurst sits in third with 26 points heading into the weekend.
The top four seeds will have a bye in the first round and host the AHA Quarterfinals.
Army (7-15-5, 7-10-5 AHA) enters Friday's game with 19 points, good for 10th in the AHA standings.
UConn previously tied Army, 2-2, on December 7 in Storrs in the first meeting of the season between the two programs. Evan Carriere scored the game-tying goal for Connecticut midway through the third period to earn a point in the standings.
Connecticut has just four regular season games remaining. Following the two-game set at Army this weekend, UConn will host Sacred Heart on Friday, March 1 at 7:05 p.m. in Storrs before finishing the regular season against the Pioneers at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Conn. at 4 p.m.
Friday's contest will be senior day where UConn will honor the six-member senior class prior to the game.