By: E Koehler, nusteelhockey.com
New Ulm put the pressure on North Iowa, outshooting them 32-24. The game was all tied up at 3-3 at the end of regulation time and forced into overtime. The game was ultimately decided in a shootout. North Iowa’s Cameron Fagerlee scored the game-winner in the fourth round of the shootout.
Alex Timm gave North Iowa a 3-1 lead with an unassisted goal 8:18 into the third period.
Tom Reilly scored a stunning goal 32 seconds later to get New Ulm within one. Reilly carried the puck from the neutral zone, dangled two defensemen and buried it with a backhand shot from the slot.
New Ulm totaled eight penalty minutes on four infractions and went 0-for-6 on the power play. North Iowa had a total of 12 penalty minutes on six infractions and went 0-for-4 on the power play.