OXFORD, Ohio – Riley Barber tallied four goals and Austin Czarnik added a goal and three assists to power the second-ranked RedHawks (2-0) past in-state rival Ohio State. Ryan McKay made 38 saves.
No. 7 North Dakota 2, Vermont 2
GRAND FORKS – Drake Caggiula assisted Rocco Grimaldi’s opening goal an scored the second as host North Dakota took a 2-0 lead only to see it erased in the second period.
No. 8 Notre Dame 3, No. 18 Western Michigan 0
KALAMAZOO, Mich. – Junior goalie Frank Slubowski made 38 saves for the Broncos (0-2).
No. 9 St. Cloud State 2, Bemidji State 2
ST. CLOUD – Kevin Gravel and Nic Dowd both scored in the third period to forge the nonconference tie for the Huskies (1-0-1).
No. 17 Denver 4, Merrimack 0
DENVER – Senior goalie Sam Brittain made 28 saves to tally his second shutout in a row (1-0 Friday) as Denver swept its home conference series against Merrimack.
Nebraska-Omaha 4, Bentley 2
OMAHA – UNO salvaged a home split with the AHA’s other Falcons with goals by Jake Guentzel and Josh Archibald in the final 26 minutes.
Minnesota-Duluth 1, Michigan Tech 1
DULUTH – Joe Basaraba scored the only Bulldogs goal to forge the nonconference tie.