After a 3-2 loss to Quinnipiac in the opening game of the Connecticut Ice Festival, UConn men’s hockey looks to rebound against Yale with third place in this historic tournament on the line. Follow along for live updates throughout the game.
UConn’s lines for CT Ice consolation game against Yale:
Closing in on puck drop, here is your #IceBus lineup today vs @YaleMHockey at #CTIce— UConn Men's Hockey (@UConnMHOC) January 26, 2020
Firstov - Iskhakov - Evans
Berger - Newpower
Vomacka between the pipes pic.twitter.com/ClDgPevtT4
6:45 - Yale’s Chandler Lindstrand earns a 2:00 minute stay in the penalty box after getting booked for holding.
17:20 - The game remains scoreless despite twenty shots on goal, sixteen of which have been taken by the Huskies.
END FIRST PERIOD: Game tied, 0-0
5:21 - A Yale goal is negated after a brief review confirms the on-ice call of goaltending.
8:40 - UConn’s #17 Marc Gatcomb puts the Huskies up 1-0 with a one-timer off a beautiful pass from #11 Jachym Kondelik.
UConn GOAL!!!!! Marc Gatcomb with a nice finish on a Kondelik pass and the #IceBus takes the 1-0 lead pic.twitter.com/8X37ATEuaq— UConn Men's Hockey (@UConnMHOC) January 26, 2020
11:22 - Yale doesn’t wait long to even things up at 1-1 as #20 Curtis Hall finds the back of the net.
14:34 - UConn is hit with their first penalty of the game as Mark Gatcomb gets a 2:00 minute minor for a faceoff violation.
16:01 - #27 Luke Stevens helps Yale take advantage of their first power play by putting them ahead 2-1.
END SECOND PERIOD: Yale leads, 2-1.
2:29 - #33 Corbin Kaczperski fends off UConn’s twenty-ninth and thirtieth shots on goal to maintain Yale’s one goal advantage.
9:59 - Yale extends their lead to 3-1 as #18 Justin Pearson sneaks one into the net off a rebound.
13:57 - #8 Carter Turnbull scores to cut Yale’s lead to 3-2 after a big hit by teammate Wyatt Newpower reignites the Huskies.
UConn GOAL!!!! Huskies pull within 3-2 at 13:57, Turnbull with his second on the weekend#IceBus pic.twitter.com/vpkaNxRMfT— UConn Men's Hockey (@UConnMHOC) January 26, 2020
18:29 - Yale’s Tyler Welsh gets a 2:00 minute tripping penalty to let the Huskies close out the period on a power play. UConn pulls their goalie to really put the pressure on Yale’s defense.
END THIRD PERIOD: Yale wins, 3-2.