Daniel Lee recorded a shutout against Southern Tier as Pittsburgh picked up a 6-0 win.
Pittsburgh got the win thanks to a great game by James Unger, who had one goal and two assists. Unger scored 11:57 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Pittsburgh. Brian Dee assisted on the tally.
Pittsburgh forced Southern Tier\’s netminders to work without much rest, totaling 45 shots and forcing 39 saves. Ryan Pascarella made 31 stops and Timothy OSullivan made eight. Pittsburgh stifled Southern Tier\’s power play, and did not give up a single goal while down a man. Pittsburgh outdid its season average for goals scored. This season, Pittsburgh averages 3.0 goals per contest. Pittsburgh got an offensive boost from its blueliners, who contributed two goals during the game.
Pittsburgh additionally got points from Nicholas Lyon, who also tallied two goals and one assist and Dee, who also had one goal and two assists to lead the team in points. Others who scored for Pittsburgh included Brian Grant and Dominick Glavach, who scored one goal each. In addition, Pittsburgh received assists from James Stiles and Gavin Cummings, who each chipped in one.
Southern Tier\’s offense operated below its season average. Southern Tier puts an average of 2.2 pucks into the net per game.
Lee recorded 25 saves for Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh incurred 10 minutes in penalty time with five minors. Southern Tier incurred 20 minutes in penalty time with five minors.