BIG RAPIDS, MICH--- The Ferris State Bulldogs (9-16-4, 4-13-4 CCHA) winless streak reached a season-high seven games after a 5-5 tie with the Bowling Green Falcons at the Ewigleben Ice Arena on Friday night.
The Bulldogs wasted a huge opportunity to break the slide as they posted a 3-0 lead after one period and still held on to a 5-2 lead after 40 minutes. Freshman winger Matt Stefanishion led the Dogs with a hat trick, but the Falcons came back with three goals in the third period to grab the valuable conference point.
SAULT STE. MARIE, MICH--- The Ohio State Buckeyes moved to within two points of conference leading Michigan with a 3-1 victory over the sinking Lake Superior State Lakers (7-14-6, 6-8-5 CCHA) at the Taffy Abel Arena on Friday.
Rod Pelley led the Buckeyes to sixth win in seven games with a pair of goals.
Junior blueliner Ren Fauci scored his first goal of the season for the Lakers, but it wasn’t enough as LSSU’s winless streak reached a season-high seven games.
KALAMAZOO, MICH--- The Western Michigan Broncos (10-14-1, 5-13-1 CCHA) dropped their fourth contest in a row as the Miami RedHawks posted a 5-2 win at the Lawson Arena on Friday.
Brian Bicek and Brett Walton scored for the Broncos and Daniel Bellissimo made 28 saves in the losing effort. The defeat dropped the Brocs into an 11th place tie with the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the conference standings.