HOCKEY EAST TEXT BOX SCORE
Merrimack (MER) at Northeastern (NOE)
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Non-Conference Game
Hockey East Opening Round
Attendance: 1519
Start Time: 4:00 pm  End Time: 8:07 pm  Total Time: 4:07

Scoring by Period - MER 0-1-0-0-1=2; NOE 0-1-0-0-0=1

1st Period
Scoring - None
Penalties - Ben Bahe, MER (Slashing) 12:15; Justin Hussar, MER (Slashing) 16:30; Hampus Gustafsson, MER (Holding) 18:15

2nd Period
Scoring - 1, NOE Zach Aston-Reese/13 (John Stevens/17, Torin Snydeman/9) 12:19 (PP)
2, MER Jace Hennig/12 (Marc Biega/9, Dan Kolomatis/14) 16:32 (PP)
Penalties - Adam Reid, NOE (Hooking) 4:15; Quinn Gould, MER (Interference) 11:14; Dustin Darou, NOE (Interference) 15:23

3rd Period
Scoring - None
Penalties - John Stevens, NOE (Goaltender Interference) 6:07; Jared Kolquist, MER (Hooking) 15:03

1st Overtime
Scoring - None
Penalties - Quinn Gould, MER (Interference) 11:39; Bench, MER (Too Many Players) 14:01

2nd Overtime
Scoring - 3, MER Mathieu Tibbet/6 (Jace Hennig/7, Marc Biega/10) 15:42 (PP) (GW)
Penalties - Kevin Roy, NOE (Goaltender Interference) 14:53

Merrimack Goaltending - Rasmus Tirronen (95:42, 64 shots, 63 saves, 1 GA)

Northeastern Goaltending - Clay Witt (95:37, 49 shots, 47 saves, 2 GA); Empty Net (0:05, 0 GA)

Win - Rasmus Tirronen, MER (12-12-3). Loss - Clay Witt, NOE (11-10-2).

Shots On Goal - MER 4-12-9-11-13=49; NOE 14-10-10-17-13=64

Power Plays - MER 2 of 4; NOE 1 of 7

Penalties - MER 7 (14 min); NOE 4 (8 min)

New Records - Merrimack 16-16-4, Northeastern 16-16-4

Referees: Tim Benedetto, Geoff Miller  Linesmen: Chris Miilea, Matt Riegert