Union, Dartmouth play to scoreless tie

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It was a good night to be a goalie at Messa Rink.

Union’s Corey Milan and Dartmouth’s Mike Devine put on a show Saturday. Milan made 32 saves, while Devine stopped 40 shots as the Dutchmen and Big Green played to a 0-0 ECAC Hockey tie at Messa Rink.

It’s the first scoreless tie for Union since Feb. 26, 2005, against Princeton. It was the Dutchmen’s third scoreless tie in their 17-year NCAA Division I history. The other one was at Army on Nov. 4, 1995.

The tie helped the Dutchmen (7-5-4 ECACH, 12-10-5 overall) gain ground on fourth-place Cornell for the last ECACH tournament first-round bye berth. Union is now one point behind Cornell, which dropped a 4-2 decision to St. Lawrence. Union plays at Cornell on Friday.

For complete coverage, check out The Sunday Gazette or the Web site. Also, check out my blog for commentary on the game.

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