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Chris Perry
2/12/2006, 01:40 AM
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ARIZONA 5, OKLAHOMA 3

The No. 15-ranked University of Oklahoma® Hockey club played mediocre tonight and went down to defeat at the hands of No. 11-ranked University of Arizona by a score of 5-3 at the Blazers Ice Centre in Oklahoma City. Arizona scored just over seven minutes into the game and added another goal with 16 seconds to go in the first period to take a 2-0 lead to the first intermission. Sooners defenseman Bryan Jewell got OU on the board 29 seconds into the second period to make the score 2-1 and Owen Brewer tied the game at 2 with a goal less than three minutes later. Arizona regained the lead with a goal just before the halfway point of the second period. With the score 3-2, Sooners defenseman Trevor Hallberg scored on a bullet from the point at 11:36 of the second to tie the game at 3. However, Arizona scored again with just over three minutes to go in the period to take a 4-3 lead to the locker room at the second intermission. Arizona scored again almost eight minutes into the third period and coasted from there to a 5-3 win over the Sooners. Arizona was 1 for 2 on the power play tonight while OU was 0 for 3 with the man advantage. Sooners goaltender Aaron Schmeilski stopped 30 of 35 Arizona shots he faced while his Arizona counterpart, Nick Boddy, stopped 34 of 37 OU shots.

The No. 15 Sooners are now 17-11-2 on the season while the win gives Arizona a record of 17-11-0. The Sooners take on Saint Cloud State University on Friday, February 24th at 7:30 P.M. at the Blazers Ice Centre.
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Arizona 2 2 1-5
Oklahoma 0 3 0–3
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FIRST PERIOD -- Scoring: 1, AZ, Morin (Nowinski, West), 7:08; 2, AZ, Morin (Conover, Nowinski), 19:44. Penalties: AZ, D. Pelletier (slashing), 2:00; AZ, West (tripping), 17:10.

SECOND PERIOD -- Scoring: 3, OU, Jewell (unassisted), :29; 4, OU, Brewer (Forbes, Jewell), 3:21; 5, AZ, Morin (Conover), 9:12 (pp); 6, OU, Hallberg (Pangrac, Allan), 11:36; 7, AZ, Marshall (Marro, Cwik), 16:55. Penalties: AZ, Hansen (tripping), 6:20; OU, Hallberg (tripping), 8:37; OU, Borchgrevink (roughing, unsportsmanlike conduct), 12:18; AZ, Connell (roughing), 12:18.

THIRD PERIOD -- Scoring: 8, AZ, Irwin (Connell), 7:52. Penalties: OU, Allan (unsportsmanlike conduct), 12:12; AZ, Kowalek (unsportsmanlike conduct), 12:12.

Shots on goal:
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Arizona 8 10 17-35
Oklahoma 12 13 12-37
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Goalies: OU, Schmeilski (35 shots, 30 saves); Arizona, Boddy (37, 34). Referee: Mariconda. Linesmen: Zemens, Qualls. A: 786.

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Duke o Brewery
2/12/2006, 02:10 AM
Dang!