|1st||3:19||RIT||1-0||EV GW||Chris McKay (1)||Matt Abt/3, Max Mikowski/1|
|2nd||14:28||RIT||2-0||EV||Alden Dupuis (4)||-|
|2nd||14:52||RIT||3-0||EV||Myles Powell (6)||Alden Dupuis/2, Shawn Cameron/7|
|3rd||7:47||RIT||4-0||EV||Myles Powell (7)||-|
|Shots on Goal||1st||2nd||3rd||SOG|
|Team Stats and Records||PP||PIM||SHGF|
|Christian Short (W, 2-2-0)||60:00||0||11||7||10||28|
|Hayden Hawkey (L, 10-7-0)||47:27||4||3||7||2||12|
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The No. 9 Providence College men's hockey team was blanked by RIT, 4-0, on Saturday night at Schneider Arena.
No. 9 Providence - 0 | RIT - 4
Providence - 10-7-1 (6-4-1 HEA) | RIT - 8-7-1 (7-3-0 AHC)
Schneider Arena - Providence, R.I.
Hawkey (PC) - 12 saves; Mollot-Hill - 2 saves
Short (RIT) - 28 saves
- The Tigers jumped out in front early at the 3:19 mark as Chris McKay netted his first of the season to put RIT up 1-0.
- The Friars were unable to cash in on three power plays in the first period.
- Providence outshot RIT by an 11-4 margin in the opening 20 minutes. Greg Printz and Josh Wilkins each led the way with two shots on goal.
- Turnovers plagued the Friars in the second period as the Tigers converted twice on Alden Dupuis and Myles Powell goals just 24 seconds apart.
- Powell added his second goal in the third period at the 7:47 mark to make it a 4-0 game.
- The power play unit for the Friars finished at 1-for-16 this weekend.
- Printz and Wilkins finished with a game-high four shots on goal.
- The Friars dropped to 3-1-0 all-time against RIT.
- Providence was shutout at Schneider Arena for the first time since Feb. 15, 2014 vs. Notre Dame.
- Blocked shots: RIT 16, Providence 9.
HOW THEY SCORED
1-0 (RIT) - 3:19/1st - EV - Chris McKay (Abt, Mikowski) - Shot through a screen from the half-wall.
2-0 (RIT) - 14:28/2nd - EV - Alden Dupuis - Picked up a loose puck off a turnover and fired a wrist shot over the blocker of Hawkey.
3-0 (RIT) - 14:52/2nd - EV - Myles Powell (Dupuis) - Converted on a 2-on-0 rush.
4-0 (RIT) - 7:47/3rd - EV - Myles Powell - Snap shot from the top of the slot.
Providence - 0/8
RIT - 0/4
Providence - 28
RIT - 18
The Friars will be idle until Dec. 29 where they will take on Arizona State at the Three Rivers Classic in Pittsburgh, Pa. Providence will then face either