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Live Updates: UConn Men’s Hockey vs. AIC

The Huskies are looking to rebound from a loss against No. 4 Quinnipiac.

A 5-2 loss against Quinnipiac put the Huskies at 2-1-2 through their first five games. UConn looks to get back on the winning track tonight against American International College, a former Atlantic Hockey foe.

The lines for Cavanaugh:

First period:

1:43: Evan Richardson off for boarding. It’s the first power play for either side of the night.

9:14- Evan Richardson takes a shot from the high slot that gets through a screen. Goal on the power play for a 1-0 UConn lead.

18:49- AIC gets a goal on a wrist shot from the top of the right face-off circle. The Yellow Jackets have tied it at one.

19:19- But #icebus gets it back! Richardson dished it to Karl El-Mir on the doorstep who converted the one-timer. 2-1 game.

20:00- end of the first, UConn holds the lead.

Evan Richardson celebrates his goal!
Ian Bethune/The UConn Blog

Second Period:

3:04- Ojantakanen gets the gate for interference off the draw. Huskies hold a 2-1 lead.

15:08- AIC ties it up on the rush. Shawn McBride gets the unassisted goal that deflected off of a Husky.

20:00- end of the period.

Third Period:

1:12- AIC penalty. Zackarias Skog, the goaltender, tagged with hooking.

4:05- UConn back with the man advantage. Martin Mellberg called for hitting from behind. Still a tie game

5:52- 13 seconds of five-on-three time. Andrew DeBrincat off for hooking.

8:43- Blake Christiansen off for hitting from behind. Still no goals for UConn this period.

15:33- UConn up 10-to-2 in shots so far in the period and it is still a tie game.

16:26- this is the Huskies’ moment. They took their timeout before their fifth power play of the period. Still a tie game.

20:00- overtime in Hartford.

Overtime:

5:00- No goals. Game ends in a draw.