Northeastern 4, Merrimack 2

Hockey East Game
Friday, February 8, 2008 at J. Thom Lawler Arena (Attendance: 1,425)

 Scoring  Shots on GoalPenaltiesPower Plays
Northeastern121= 4  8139= 309-181-6
Merrimack002= 2  8520= 339-292-6
Scoring Summary

First Period
Northeastern-1Joe Vitale (Randy Guzior, Wade MacLeod)   9:28

Second Period
Northeastern-2Greg Costa (Wade MacLeod)   7:41
Northeastern-3Ryan Ginand (David Strathman, Tyler McNeely)   GWG PPG16:50

Third Period
Merrimack-1Matt Jones (J.C. Robitaille, Joe Cucci)    PPG5:11
Merrimack-2J.C. Robitaille (Rob Ricci, Matt Jones)    PPG6:06
Northeastern-4Wade MacLeod (Tyler McNeely, Joe Vitale)    ENG18:43
Northeastern-1Brad Thiessen (60:00 W) 8518= 31(2 GA)
Merrimack-1Andrew Brathwaite (59:36 L) 7118= 26(3 GA)

Referee(s): Tim Benedetto
Asst. Referee(s): Kevin Shea, Paul Scleparis

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