New Hampshire 5, Merrimack 4

Hockey East Game
Saturday, November 28, 2009 at Whittemore Center (Attendance: 2,990)

 Scoring  Shots on GoalPenaltiesPower Plays
New Hampshire032= 5  71312= 325-101-5
Merrimack121= 4  161111= 385-101-5
Scoring Summary

First Period
Merrimack-1J.C. Robitaille (Matt Moulakelis, Pat Kimball)   3:09

Second Period
New Hampshire-1Bobby Butler (Damon Kipp, Peter LeBlanc)    PPG7:08
Merrimack-2Justin Bonitatibus (John Heffernan, Francois Ouimet)   7:39
New Hampshire-2Bobby Butler (Paul Thompson, Mike Beck)    SHG16:22
Merrimack-3Joe Cucci (Brandon Brodhag, Stephane Da Costa)    PPG17:27
New Hampshire-3Paul Thompson (Phil DeSimone, Blake Kessel)   19:01

Third Period
New Hampshire-4Paul Thompson (Phil DeSimone, Blake Kessel)   0:47
New Hampshire-5Phil DeSimone (Bobby Butler, Damon Kipp)   GWG EAG6:19
Merrimack-4Jeff Velleca (unassisted)   9:23
New Hampshire-1Brian Foster (59:29 W) 15910= 34(4 GA)
Merrimack-1Joe Cannata (58:22 L) 71010= 27(5 GA)

Referee(s): Tom Quinn, Jeff Bunyon
Asst. Referee(s): James Brown, Paul Sacco III

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