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Rensselaer rallies late, beats Union on Bailen OT goal

— Nick Bailen scored on a five-on-three power play 2:56 into overtime, lifting No. 18 Rensselaer to a 4-3 victory over 12th-ranked Union on Saturday.

Bailen added two assists in regulation for the Engineers (5-3-3, 2-2 ECAC Hockey), who split the home-and-home series with the Dutchmen (7-2-3, 2-1-1). Union won Friday’s game 2-1.

Marty O’Grady’s power-play, extra-attacker goal for Rensselaer with one second remaining forced overtime.

Union took a 2-0 lead on second-period goals by Justin Pallos and Rensselaer’s Matt Hatch, but Patrick Cullen and Joel Malchuk scored power-play and short-handed goals, respectively, in the third to knot the score.

The Dutchmen went ahead again behind a Josh Jooris power-play goal with just over six minutes remaining.

 Rensselaer rallies late, beats Union on Bailen OT goal

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  • Italianstallon25

    on there 3rd goal to tie the game the puck wasnt even in the net. when the puck was about to cross the line the horn went off and the score board said 0.00 then it went in. that what suck about ecac there no instant replay . and the major pentley was bull crap too. everyone makeing like that rpi won the game it was the refs won it .

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