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Amerks fall to Comets in OT, 3-2

The Rochester Americans fell to the Utica Comets, 3-2, in overtime on Friday night at the Adirondack Bank Center.

Rochester scored a late third-period goal to tie the game at two and force overtime. However, Utica scored just 1:11 into the extra period to secure the victory.

JJ Peterka and Sean Malone scored for the Amerks while Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen turned aside 32-of-35 shots.

Ryan Schmelzer, Alexander Holtz and Reilly Walsh tallied for Utica while Nico Daws stopped 26-of-28 shots.

Rochester finished 0-for-3 on the power play and 2-for-3 on the penalty kill.

The Comets outshot the Amerks, 35-28.

Rochester will head to Cleveland to take on the Monsters on Saturday at 5:05 p.m.