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College Hockey:
Denver tops St. Cloud State on Shore’s overtime winner

— Drew Shore scored his second power-play goal 1:19 into overtime to lead Denver over St. Cloud State 3-2 Friday night at the National Hockey Center.

All three goals from Denver were with the man advantage.

“Obviously, our power play was a huge difference tonight,” DU coach George Gwozdecky said. “The adjustment we made on the power play was very effective. [Goalie] Juho [Olkinuora] was outstanding for the third game in a row.”

Olkinuora made 26 saves in the win.

St. Cloud State (6-9-4, 4-6-3 WCHA) got goals from Cam Reid and Travis Novak, while Ryan Faragher had 25 saves.

After Novak’s power-play goal tied the game at 2-all at 17:53 of the third period, Ben Hanowski took a goaltender interference penalty at the final buzzer that gave DU the overtime power-play opportunity.

Jason Zucker tallied the Pioneers’ other goal.

The series wraps up Saturday with a 7:07 p.m. CST opening puck drop.

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  • sanfy

    referee anderson called Hanowski for a double minor. goalie interference and roughing. apparently its roughing if you let the other player sit on your back and punch you repeatedly in the back of the head

    • durf

      I was in the student section for that game. Pathetic job by the referees all game long. They don’t screw us+Jensen’s hat trick and its a win

    • Ridingtimes

      Was it Sheppard and Anderson?? If it was i can feal your pain. They hate CC and the game against Alaska Anchorage CC had 11 penalities..AA 4. We had 44 minute in the box. Everyone here hates them two…it is about time Sheppards dad gets fired cause both his sons are the worse. SHEPPARD MUST GO !!!!!!

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