Saturday exhibition roundup: UBC rallies to tie No. 8 Denver

British Columbia 2, No.  8 Denver 2 OT

The visiting Thunderbirds roared back from a 2-0 deficit after goals by junior David Makowski and freshman Garett Allen to tie the Pioneers in an exhibition game at Pepsi Center. Here is the boxscore. Sam Brittain started in net and allowed one goal. Goalie Andy Murray played half of regulation and the overtime period.

No. 4 North Dakota 5, Manitoba 3

Carter Rowney, Danny Kristo, Derek Forbort and Mark MacMillan each recorded multiple-point games to help North Dakota post a 5-3 exhibition win against Manitoba on Saturday night at Engelstad Arena.

No. 1/2 Minnesota 7, Lethbridge 0

Sophomore Christian Isackson, who was held scoreless in 11 games as a freshman last year, made up for lost time with the natural hat trick – notching all three tallies within the game’s first 22 minutes. The Pine City, Minn., native found the back of the net twice during a five-minute power play for the Gophers at 6:02 and 8:30 of the first period, respectively, to give Minnesota a 2-0 lead after the first period.

No. 15 Wisconsin 5, USA U-18 0

Junior defenseman Chase Drake registered a goal and two assists to help lift the Wisconsin Badgers to a 5-0 exhibition win against the US Under-18 Team on Saturday night at Kohl Center.

Michigan Tech 6, Brock 2

Freshman forward Alex Petan scored a hat trick and sophomore forward David Johnstone had a goal and two assists to lead Michigan Tech to a 6-2 win against Brock in exhibition play on Saturday night at John MacInnes Student Ice Arena.


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