Posted: Oct 24, 2009 10:19 PM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Colorado College scored five times on the power play and two times shorthanded Saturday, beating Michigan Tech 8-5 in the highest scoring game this season in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association.
After Michigan Tech scored four times in the second period to take a 4-3 lead, the conference co-leading Tigers (4-1-1, 3-0-1) responded with five goals in the third.
Tyler Johnson had two goals - his fourth and fifth of the season - and an assist for Colorado College. Gabe Guentzel had a goal and three assists.
Alex MacLeod's goal at 11:30 of the second gave Michigan Tech (1-3-0, 0-2-0) a 4-2 lead. But the Tigers responded with four goals on the power play and one shorthanded.
Malcolm Gwilliam scored two goals and an assist for the Huskies.
Tech's Josh Robinson had 25 saves and Kevin Genoe had three. Jow Howe made 29 saves for CC.
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