Western Michigan 7, Niagara 3

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Non-Conference Game
Saturday, November 23, 2002 at Lawson Ice Arena (Attendance: 2,546)

 Scoring  Shots on GoalPenaltiesPower Plays
Niagara111= 3  13139= 354-82-6
Western Michigan241= 7  1287= 276-120-4
Scoring Summary

First Period
Western Michigan-1Brent Walton (Vince Bellissimo, Dave Cousineau)   4:12
Western Michigan-2Paul Davies (Andrew Dwyer)   4:38
Niagara-1Andrew Nahirniak (Brian Hartman, Joe Tallari)    PPG12:41

Second Period
Western Michigan-3Andy Townsend (Jeremy Cheyne)   0:27
Western Michigan-4Paul Davies (Mike Mantua)   GWG8:55
Western Michigan-5Vince Bellissimo (Brent Rumble, Trevor Cooke)   10:40
Western Michigan-6Pat Dwyer (Mat Ponto, Vince Bellissimo)   16:02
Niagara-2Joe Tallari (unassisted)   19:41

Third Period
Niagara-3Joe Tallari (Barret Ehgoetz, Casey Handrahan)    PPG0:56
Western Michigan-7Brent Walton (Jeremy Cheyne, Josh Akright)   7:49
Niagara-1Rob Bonk (30:38 L) 101= 11(4 GA)
Niagara-2Ryan MacNeil (29:22 N) 36= 9(3 GA)
Western Michigan-1Mike Mantua (60:00 W) 12128= 32(3 GA)

Referee(s): Brian Aaron
Asst. Referee(s): Joe Dillon, Randy Chin

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