Bruins fall to Bobcats in OT

Published 10:43 pm Friday, December 14, 2012

BROOKINGS, S.D. — The Austin Bruins lost to Brookings 5-4 in overtime on the road Friday.

The Blizzard (15-10-1 overall) sealed the win when Thomas Williams scored with 2:42 left in OT.

The Bruins (18-5-4 overall) forced the extra session when Jay Dickman scored a powerplay goal in the third period.

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Jason Pawloski had 32 saves as he took his first loss of the season for Austin.


Austin 1 2 1 0 — 4

Brookings 2 2 0 1 — 5

First period

(B) Derek Sand (shorthanded) 1:09

(A) Drew Anderson (Joey Caprio, Chris Fischer) 18:49

(B) Eric Brenk (Conor Andrle) 19:27

Second period

(B) Evan Hesse (powerplay) (Drew Brevig, Brenk) 1:10

(B) Brenk (powerplay) (Brevig) 1:41

(A) Riley Colvard (Brandon Wahlin, Anderson) 10:50

(A) John Simonson (powerplay) (AJ Reid, Jake Flynn) 17:58

Third period

(A) Jay Dickman (powerplay) (Reid, Cody Dixon) 4:34


(B) Thomas Williams (Matt Youso) 2:18

Shots: Austin — 37; Brookings — 37

Powerplays: Austin — 2-for-5; Brookings — 2-for-4