Lohin's Two Goals Lift Umass Lowell Past New Hampshire, 2-1
Sophomore forward Ryan Lohin scores twice for River Hawks

Sophomore forward Ryan Lohin scored two goals for the River Hawks
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
2nd 16:01  UNH1-0 EV Ara Nazarian (4)Patrick Grasso/3, Max Gildon/4
2nd 16:26  UML1-1 EV Ryan Lohin (3)Colin O'Neill/3, Kenny Hausinger/5
3rd 16:15  UML2-1 EV GW Ryan Lohin (4)Colin O'Neill/4, Tyler Mueller/6
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
UMass Lowell  0112
New Hampshire  0101
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
UMass Lowell  613928
New Hampshire  78520
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
UMass Lowell (5-6-0)  0/2 1/2 0
New Hampshire (6-2-1)  0/1 2/4 0
UMass Lowell Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Christoffer Hernberg (W, 5-1-0)59:561 77519
Empty Net0:040     
New Hampshire Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Daniel Tirone (L, 6-2-1)58:262 612826
Empty Net1:340     

DURHAM, N.H. - University of New Hampshire junior Ara Nazarian (Boxford, Mass.) tallied his fourth goal of the season 16 minutes into the second period to give the #8/9 UNH men's hockey team an early lead over UMass Lowell. The River Hawks answered just 25 seconds later, and with a late goal in the third, defeated the Wildcats, 2-1, at the Whittemore Center on Friday night.

Senior goaltender Danny Tirone (Trumbull, Conn.) made 26 saves in the contest; his record is now 6-2-1 on the season. The Wildcats are now 6-2-1 overall, 3-1-1 in Hockey East, while the River Hawks improve to 5-6-0 overall and 2-5-0 in Hockey East.


The Wildcats are on the road traveling to #15 Boston University on Saturday, Nov. 11 for a 7:00 p.m. puck drop. The Wildcats return home on Friday, Nov. 17, when they face Boston College at 7:00 p.m. at the Whittemore Center. Tickets can be purchased at the Whittemore Center Box Office, online at UNHWildcats.com or by calling 603-862-4000.

Score: UMass Lowell 2, #8/9 New Hampshire 1
Records: New Hampshire (6-2-1, 3-1-1 HEA), UMass Lowell (5-6-0, 2-5-0 HEA)
Location: Durham, N.H. (Whittemore Center)
Date: Friday, Nov. 10, 2017
Time: 7:00 p.m.


- The first period was an even stalemate with UMass Lowell leading the shot chart seven shots to six.

- Nazarian got the scoring started, sniping one from the left-side faceoff circle, assisted by sophomore Patrick Grasso (Ankeny, Iowa) and freshman Max Gildon (Plano, Texas), to give UNH a 1-0 lead 16:01 into the second period.

- Just 25 seconds later, UMass Lowell tied the game back up with a shot from Ryan Lohin from just to the left of Tirone.

- Lohin struck again 16:15 into the third period, tipping in a shot from the left face-off circle to put the River Hawks ahead 2-1.

- The Wildcats pulled the goalie twice in the final two minutes, which resulted in several UNH scoring chances, but none could find the back of the net.


- UMass Lowell had 28 shots to UNH's 20.

- The River Hawks had the advantage in the faceoff circle with 37 wins to 22 for UNH.

- The Wildcats went 0-1 on the power play, while the River Hawks went 0-2.


- With an assist tonight, Gildon is now on a five-game point streak with four goals, three assists for seven points.

- Tirone now has 2,964 career saves.