Bednard Stops 27 Shots As Bowling Green Sweeps Ferris State, 3-0
Sophomore goaltender Ryan Bednard earns second career shutout for Falcons

Sophomore goaltender Ryan Bednard made 27 saves for the Falcons
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
2nd 6:00  BGS1-0 EV GW Mitchell McLain (9)Brandon Kruse/12, Alec Rauhauser/16
2nd 18:09  BGS2-0 PP Lukas Craggs (7)Connor Ford/7, Brandon Kruse/13
3rd 19:31  BGS3-0 SH EN Mitchell McLain (10) -
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Bowling Green  0213
Ferris State  0000
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Bowling Green  791127
Ferris State  126927
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Bowling Green (12-6-6)  1/4 7/14 1
Ferris State (9-14-1)  0/7 4/8 0
Bowling Green Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Ryan Bednard (W, 6-3-4)60:000 126927
Ferris State Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Darren Smith (L, 3-6-1)58:412 771024
Empty Net1:191     

Big Rapids, Mich. - The Ferris State University men's ice hockey team fell 3-0 to the nationally #19 Bowling Green State Falcons on Sunday afternoon (Jan. 7) at the Ewigleben Ice Arena.

Ferris State junior goaltender Darren Smith made 24 saves on 26 shots faced as the Falcons netted an empty net goal for insurance.

BGSU's Mitch McLain opened the scoring with his ninth goal of the season at 6:00 of the second period with assists from Brandon Kruse and Alec Rauhauser for a 1-0 Falcon lead.

The Falcons advanced it to a 2-0 lead at 18:09 of the middle frame when Lukas Craggs scored a power play goal for his seventh of the season from Connor Ford and Kruse.

McLain added a shorthanded empty-net goal on a 150-foot clearing attempt for his 10th of the year and second of the game unassisted.

BGSU sophomore goaltender Ryan Bednard made 27 saves for a shutout for the victory.

Ferris State struggled on the man advantage going 0-of-7 with just eight shots while the Falcons went 1-of-4 on three shots for the night.

Ferris State hits the road to take on the Lake Superior State Lakers on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 12-13, with a pair of 7:07 pm (ET) puck drops in Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) play at Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. FSU then returns home for two league home series' on the final two weekends in January.