Maine 3, Merrimack 2

Hockey East Game
Sunday, December 7, 2008 at J. Thom Lawler Arena (Attendance: 2,381)

 Scoring  Shots on GoalPenaltiesPower Plays
Maine201= 3  10103= 2310-202-6
Merrimack011= 2  10910= 299-262-8
Scoring Summary

First Period
Maine-1Gustav Nyquist (Christopher Hahn, Will O'Neill)    PPG0:40
Maine-2Tanner House (Christopher Hahn, Will O'Neill)    PPG2:59

Second Period
Merrimack-1Rob Ricci (Fraser Allan, Chris Barton)    PPG11:59

Third Period
Maine-3Brett Carriere (Robby Dee, Mike Banwell)   GWG13:39
Merrimack-2Adam Ross (Joe Cucci, Chris Barton)    EAG PPG 4x318:40
Maine-1Scott Darling (59:58 W) 1089= 27(2 GA)
Merrimack-1Joe Cannata (58:43 L) 8102= 20(3 GA)

Referee(s): Jeff Bunyon, Jack Milea
Asst. Referee(s): Brendan Kelleher, Bob Bernard

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