Nov 14, 2009 2:02 AM
MANKATO, Minn. (AP) - Rylan Schwartz scored at 4:08 of overtime Friday to lift Colorado College to a 1-0 Western Collegiate Hockey Association win over Minnesota State, Mankato.
Nate Prosser assisted on Schwartz's goal for the WCHA-leading Tigers (6-2-1, 5-1-1). They stayed two points ahead of North Dakota and idle Denver in the conference standings.
The goal came on the power play. MSUM's Nick Canzanello was in the penalty box for holding.
Colorado College goalie Joe Howe picked up the win, stopping 31 shots. Howe made 17 saves in the second period but faced only one shot in overtime.
MSUM goalie Austin Lee stopped 26 shots, including 13 in the first period. Schwartz's shot was the only one on goal by the Tigers in the overtime period.
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