University Park PA: As we know that every team has their struggles to begin the season and everyone is experiencing that with COVID19. Penn State hockey is currently 0-5 to start the season and on Thursday night they looked for their first win of the season as they took on number 7 Michigan from Pegula Ice Arena on the campus of Penn State University
The Nittany Lions jump on Michigan for the 2-0 lead, Michigan would respond back by scoring the next 2 to even things at 2 at the end of 1st period
In the second period, Philadelphia Flyers prospect Cam York would have a very sick goal which boke the tie and gave michigan the 3-2 lead
After Michigan took the 3-2 lead, Penn State would respond with a 5 goal second period which gave them the 7-4 lead at end of 2nd period.
The Goal from Alex Limogus on the Power Play which gave Penn State the 5-4 lead and from there, Penn State did not look back and kept the pressure on Michigan.
In the 3rd period, Michigan cut the Penn State lead down to 2 at 7-5 but Penn State would ice the game with 2 additional goals for the 9-5 win for their first win of the 2020-21 season
The Goal by Bobby Hampton which would be his 2nd of game would ice it
This was a crazy and high scoring game and this was a game that Penn State needed for their first win and also this was their last conference game before the Big Ten releases the 2nd part of the schedule
Penn State Coach Guy Gadowsky would explain what went wrong in the first 5 games which lead to their first win of the season tonight
What is Next:
The Nittany Lions will look to make it back to back wins as they take on Arizona State on December 11 & 13 from Pegula Ice Arena on the Campus of Penn State University.