Friday, February 28th
BURLINGTON, Vt. -- Joe Houk scored with 15 seconds remaining in overtime to lift seventh-ranked UMass Lowell to a 1-0 Hockey East victory over 17th-ranked Vermont on Friday night at Gutterson Fieldhouse. The Catamounts fall to 17-12-3 (9-10-0 HEA), while the River Hawks improve to 21-8-4 (11-5-3 HEA).
Brody Hoffman stopped 29 shots and made a highlight reel save near the end of regulation on Derek Arnold to keep the game scoreless at the time. Connor Hellebuyck made 25 saves in the UMass Lowell net for the shutout victory.
Vermont will host a home playoff game at Gutterson Fieldhouse next Friday night (Mar. 7) in the first round of the Hockey East playoffs. The Catamounts can finish in sixth, seventh, or eighth place depending on the result of tomorrow night's regular season finale
--- UVM Sports Information
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