Bruins fall short in OT

Published 9:21 pm Sunday, November 21, 2010

The Austin Bruins started strong, but couldn’t close out Coulee Region in a 4-3 overtime loss in Riverside Arena Saturday.

The Chill (11-5-2 overall) tied the game when Mike McDonald scored with 1:54 left in the third and they won it when Lucas Dillon scored early in the overtime session.

The Bruins (7-12-1 overall) led 2-0 after one period when Jordan Greenberg and Austin native John Kirby came up with goals.

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Greenberg, a forward from Plano, Tex., had two goals on the night.

Eamon McAdam had 44 saves in the game for Austin.


Coulee 0 2 1 1 — 4

Austin 2 0 1 0 — 3

First period

(A) Jordan Greenberg (shorthanded) (Trevor Waldoch) 6:24

(A) John Kirby (powerplay) 12:21

Second period

(C) Zac Frischmon (powerplay) (Micky Knox, Matt Blomquist) 4:11

(C) Zac Frischmon (powerplay) (Blomquist, Connor Gaarder) 16:18

Third period

(A) Greenberg (Mike Adomwicz, Charlie Adams) 10:16

(C) Mike McDonald (Jake Useldinger) 18:06


(C) Lucas Dillon (Scott Bell, Blomquist) 2:19

Shots: Austin — 31; Coulee — 48

Powerplays: Austin — 1-for-7; Coulee — 2-for-8