Devils, Geneseo skate to 3-3 tie
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BOXSCORE: Fredonia State 3, Geneseo 3 - OT
FREDONIA, N.Y. -- Geneseo scored late in the third period to forge a 3-3 SUNYAC tie with Fredonia State at the Steele Hall Ice Arena.
Clint Olson scored on a deflection at the 17:09 mark, his sixth goal of the season. Geneseo goaltender Adrian Rubeniuk stopped a 2-on-1 Blue Devil chance in the final minute, one of 38 saves. The Blue Devils outshot the Ice Knights in overtime, 5-2.
Alex Morton (Cannington, Ont.) gave Fredonia State a 3-2 lead with his 13th goal of the season at 14:57 of the second period. Jeff Aonso (Toronto, Ont.) and Steve Rizer (Smithtown, N.Y.) picked up assists.
The Blue Devils trailed 1-0 when Bryan Ross (Livonia, Mich.) scored at 18:53 of the first period. It was his 15th goal of the season to go along with 13 assists. His 28 points are seventh in the conference, one behind Morton's 29 points (13 goals, 16 assists).
Brett Mueller (Queensbury, N.Y.) made it 2-2 with his fifth goal of the season at 8:13 of the second period.
Jake Yard and Ryan Baluch had the other Geneseo goals. Blue Devil goaltender Pat Street (Annapolis, Md.) made 26 saves.
The Blue Devils are back in action Saturday at 7 p.m. against Brockport. The game will be webcast by Fredonia Radio Systems from the Steele Hall Ice Arena.