Cornell stuns top-ranked Quinnipiac in OT

The No. 8 Cornell men’s hockey team (13-4-1, 8-2-1 ECAC) bounced back from a loss to Princeton on Friday by knocking off top-ranked Quinnipiac (18-2-3, 9-1-1 ECAC) in overtime 2-1 at Lynah Rink on Saturday night.

Junior forward Ben Berard gave the Big Red a 1-0 lead in the second period on a power-play goal. The Bobcats tied the game early in the third period on a goal by TJ Friedmann. Berard would come up big again for Cornell by scoring the game-winner on another power-play with 16 seconds left to go in overtime.

GAME-WINNING GOAL:


Freshman goaltender Ian Shane made 33 saves for Cornell. Yaniv Perets finished with 18 saves for Quinnipiac.

Cornell hosts Dartmouth on Friday, January 28 at 7 p.m.


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