Friday, January 30, 2009
Boston University (BU) at Merrimack (MER)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Boston University 3, Merrimack 1
New Records: Boston University 19-5-1, Merrimack 5-15-3

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Tim Benedetto, Kevin Shea
Assistant Referees: Tom Cronin, Matt Smith
Attendance: 2681
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:00 pm  Total Time: 2:00



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Boston University  2 0 1 3    Boston University  2 / 12 (.167) 
 Merrimack  0 0 1 1    Merrimack  0 / 7 (.000) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Boston University  11 11 5 27    Boston University  9 / 18 0 
 Merrimack  8 4 14 26    Merrimack  14 / 28 0 



Boston University Lineup
LW 12 Chris Connolly  0-1-1  3/E   C 33 Colin Wilson  0-2-2  2/E   RW 21 Jason Lawrence  0-0-0  2/E
LW 15 John McCarthy  0-0-0  4/E   C 13 Nick Bonino  0-1-1  2/E   RW 18 Brandon Yip  1-0-1  3/E
LW 14 Andrew Glass  0-0-0  0/E   C 9 Corey Trivino  0-0-0  0/E   RW 27 Vinny Saponari  0-0-0  0/E
LW 11 Zach Cohen  0-0-0  0/E   C 26 Luke Popko  0-0-0  0/E   RW 6 Joe Pereira  0-0-0  0/E
LD 2 Eric Gryba  0-0-0  0/-1   RD 97 Matt Gilroy  1-1-2  3/+1   G 31 Kieran Millan  0-0-0  0
LD 25 Colby Cohen  1-0-1  3/E   RD 3 Kevin Shattenkirk  0-1-1  1/E   G 32 Adam Kraus  0-0-0  0
LD 5 David Warsofsky  0-0-0  4/E   RD 7 Brian Strait  DNP   G 35 Grant Rollheiser  0-0-0  0
 
Merrimack Lineup
LW 20 Ryan Flanigan  0-0-0  5/-1   C 24 Rob Ricci  1-0-1  2/E   RW 27 Jesse Todd  0-1-1  3/E
LW 23 Chris Barton  0-0-0  2/+1   C 14 Joe Cucci  0-0-0  2/E   RW 21 Francois Ouimet  0-0-0  2/E
LW 18 Pat Kimball  0-0-0  1/E   C 15 John Jamieson  0-0-0  1/E   RW 16 J.C. Robitaille  0-0-0  2/E
LW 9 Mickey Rego  0-0-0  1/E   C 17 Justin Bonitatibus  0-0-0  1/E   RW 10 Bobby Kramer  0-0-0  1/E
LD 2 Fraser Allan  0-0-0  0/E   RD 4 Pat Bowen  0-1-1  1/E   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 7 Karl Stollery  0-0-0  1/E   RD 22 Brandon Sadlowski  0-0-0  0/E   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Adam Ross  0-0-0  0/E   RD 12 Grant Farrell  0-0-0  1/E  



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 BU-1 Zach Cohen (2-Charging) MER 0x1 2:02 
 MER-1 John Jamieson (2-Hooking) BU 0x1 5:50 
 MER-2 Joe Cucci (2-Hooking) BU 0x2 9:34 
 BU  1 - 6x6  Matt Gilroy (5) (Chris Connolly, Colin Wilson) 16:22 
 BU (+): 97,12,33,5,21,G31   MER (-): 27,24,20,26,4,G33
 MER-3 Pat Kimball (2-Slashing) BU 1x3 16:58 
 BU  2 - 6x5 PP  GW  Brandon Yip (11) (Nick Bonino, Matt Gilroy) 17:34 
 BU: 18,97,13,15,27,G31   MER: 10,4,9,7,G33
 MER-4 Joe Cucci (2-Hooking) BU 1x4 18:09 
 MER-5 Karl Stollery (2-Boarding) BU 1x5 19:47 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 MER-6 Mickey Rego (2-Hooking) BU 1x6 4:50 
 MER-7 Brandon Sadlowski (2-Hitting from Behind) BU 1x7 6:33 
 MER-8 Pat Bowen (2-Slashing) BU 1x8 17:16 
 BU-2 John McCarthy (2-Slashing) MER 0x2 17:58 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 BU-3 Colby Cohen (2-Interference) MER 0x3 2:15 
 MER  1 - 6x6  Rob Ricci (7) (Pat Bowen, Jesse Todd) 4:26 
 MER (+): 24,4,27,26,23,G33   BU (-): 21,33,2,5,12,G31
 BU-4 Nick Bonino (2-Unsportsmanlike Conduct) 4:50 
 MER-9 J.C. Robitaille (2-Hooking) 4:50 
 MER-10 Joe Cucci (2-Clipping) BU 2x9 6:50 
 BU  3 - 6x5 PP  Colby Cohen (3) (Colin Wilson, Kevin Shattenkirk) 7:29 
 BU: 25,33,3,21,12,G31   MER: 23,7,2,27,G33
 BU-5 David Warsofsky (2-Hooking) MER 0x4 10:03 
 BU-6 Eric Gryba (2-High-Sticking) MER 0x5 12:35 
 MER-11 Ryan Flanigan (2-Tripping) BU 2x10 14:26 
 BU-7 Matt Gilroy (2-CONTACT TO THE HEAD) MER 0x6 14:35 
 BU-8 Kevin Shattenkirk (2-CHECKING) MER 0x7 15:05 
 MER-12 Ryan Flanigan (2-Hitting from Behind) BU 2x11 16:56 
 BU-9 Matt Gilroy (2-Roughing) 19:56 
 MER-13 Francois Ouimet (2-Slashing) 19:56 
 MER-14 Francois Ouimet (2-Roughing) BU 2x12 19:56 

 End of Game 



 Boston University Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Kieran Millan (W, 15-1-1)  8 0 0 8 19:39 0
 EMPTY NET  0 0:08 0
 Kieran Millan  0 1 0 1 4:58 0
 EMPTY NET  0 0:05 0
 Kieran Millan  0 3 5 8 21:50 1
 EMPTY NET  0 0:10 0
 Kieran Millan  0 0 8 8 13:10 0
 
 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Andrew Braithwaite (L, 2-9-0)  9 11 4 24 60:00 3



First Star: Matt Gilroy (Boston University)
Second Star: Colin Wilson (Boston University)
Third Star: Ryan Flanigan (Merrimack)

Recap

Boston University (BU) at Merrimack (MER)
Date: Friday, January 30, 2009
Conference Game
Attendance: 2681
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:00 pm  Total Time: 2:00

Scoring by Period - BU 2-0-1=3; MER 0-0-1=1

1st Period
Scoring - 1, BU Matt Gilroy/5 (Chris Connolly/14, Colin Wilson/22) 16:22
2, BU Brandon Yip/11 (Nick Bonino/16, Matt Gilroy/12) 17:34 (PP) (GW)
Penalties - Zach Cohen, BU (Charging) 2:02; John Jamieson, MER (Hooking) 5:50; Joe Cucci, MER (Hooking) 9:34; Pat Kimball, MER (Slashing) 16:58; Joe Cucci, MER (Hooking) 18:09; Karl Stollery, MER (Boarding) 19:47

2nd Period
Scoring - None
Penalties - Mickey Rego, MER (Hooking) 4:50; Brandon Sadlowski, MER (Hitting from Behind) 6:33; Pat Bowen, MER (Slashing) 17:16; John McCarthy, BU (Slashing) 17:58

3rd Period
Scoring - 3, MER Rob Ricci/7 (Pat Bowen/3, Jesse Todd/7) 4:26
4, BU Colby Cohen/3 (Colin Wilson/23, Kevin Shattenkirk/10) 7:29 (PP)
Penalties - Colby Cohen, BU (Interference) 2:15; Nick Bonino, BU (Unsportsmanlike Conduct) 4:50; J.C. Robitaille, MER (Hooking) 4:50; Joe Cucci, MER (Clipping) 6:50; David Warsofsky, BU (Hooking) 10:03; Eric Gryba, BU (High-Sticking) 12:35; Ryan Flanigan, MER (Tripping) 14:26; Matt Gilroy, BU (CONTACT TO THE HEAD) 14:35; Kevin Shattenkirk, BU (CHECKING) 15:05; Ryan Flanigan, MER (Hitting from Behind) 16:56; Matt Gilroy, BU (Roughing) 19:56; Francois Ouimet, MER (Slashing) 19:56; Francois Ouimet, MER (Roughing) 19:56

Boston University Goaltending - Kieran Millan (59:37, 26 shots, 25 saves, 1 GA); Empty Net (0:23, 0 GA)

Merrimack Goaltending - Andrew Braithwaite (60:00, 27 shots, 24 saves, 3 GA)

Win - Kieran Millan, BU (15-1-1). Loss - Andrew Braithwaite, MER (2-9-0).

Shots On Goal - BU 11-11-5=27; MER 8-4-14=26

Power Plays - BU 2 of 12; MER 0 of 7

Penalties - BU 9 (18 min); MER 14 (28 min)

Three Stars: 1. Matt Gilroy (Boston University) 2. Colin Wilson (Boston University) 3. Ryan Flanigan (Merrimack)

Referees: Tim Benedetto, Kevin Shea  Assistant Referees: Tom Cronin, Matt Smith