Colorado College skates to 1-1 draw with Miami, wins shootout

CC hockey captain Cruikshank enters transfer portal
Posted at 12:52 AM, Dec 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-20 02:52:05-05

OMAHA, Neb. — The Colorado College men's hockey team (2-3-2) skated to a 1-1 draw with Miami (OH) (2-6-1) before gaining an extra point in the shootout Saturday night at Baxter Arena.

Tigers captain Grant Cruikshank scored the lone regulation goal to tie the game in the second period, his sixth in seven contests this season.

Teammate Hunter McKown registered the only tally in the three-player shootout to help CC come away with two points in the NCHC standings.

Goaltender Dominic Basse made 20 saves on the night and allowed one goal for the third time in four starts.

CC wraps up play in the NCHC Pod on Monday, Dec. 21, against Omaha beginning at 11:05 a.m. (MT).