No. 11 Men’s Hockey Blanked by New Hampshire, 2-0

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The 11th-ranked Providence College men’s hockey team dropped a 2-0 decision to New Hampshire on Friday night (Jan. 6) at Schneider Arena.
No. 11 Providence (11-5-5, 6-2-5 HEA) | New Hampshire (5-16-1, 1-11-1 HEA)


No. 11 Providence – 0 | New Hampshire – 2


Schneider Arena – Providence, R.I.


Philip Svedebäck (PC) – 21 saves, 2 goals against

David Fessenden (UNH) – 35 saves, 0 goals against


– The Wildcats got on the board at the 4:04 mark of the first period as Cy LeClerc finished off an odd-man rush.

– UNH extended the lead to 2-0 at 13:38 off a broken play as Chase Stevenson one-timed a loose puck into the back of the net.

– Providence appeared to get on the board late in the second period on a delayed penalty as Craig Needham scored off a rebound but after a UNH challenge the officials waived off the goal due to goaltender interference.

– The Friars boasted a 18-5 shot advantage in the third period, but nothing was getting past Fessenden as he turned away all 35 shots he faced on the night. Providence hit two posts during a late 6-on-5 advantage.


Goals: —

Assists: —

Points: —

Shots: May (7)


Providence – 0/4

New Hampshire – 0/1


Providence – 35

New Hampshire – 23



The Friars will travel to Army West Point on Sunday (Jan. 8) for a matinee against the Black Knights.


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