Posted: Dec 5, 2009 10:38 PM
DENVER (AP) - Mike Testwuide's third goal of the game, on a penalty shot with 40 seconds left, rallied No. 6 Colorado College to a 4-4 tie with No. 2 Denver in a showdown between Western
Collegiate Hockey Association leaders.
Colorado College (10-4-2, 7-3-2 WCHA) scored twice in the third period to salvage the tie. Testwuide scored short-handed at 3:14 of the period.
Denver (10-4-2, 8-2-2) took over first place in the WCHA with a 2-1 win Friday.
Rhett Rakhshani scored twice in the second period to give the Pioneers a 4-2 lead. Kyle Ostrow had a goal just 1:08 into the game for Denver, and Jesse Martin scored at 9:47.
Testwuide and Brian McMillin had first-period goals for the Tigers.
Colorado College's Joe Howe made 32 saves, including four in overtime. Denver's Marc Cheverie had 28 saves.
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