'Dogs Give Up 3 Straight Goals, Lose to WMU

By KBJR News 1

December 13, 2013 Updated Dec 13, 2013 at 11:53 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The University of Minnesota-Duluth men's hockey team led 3-2 in the second period but gave up three unanswered goals to drop their third straight game 5-3 on Friday night at AMSOIL Arena.

Justin Crandall got UMD on the board first with a powerplay goal but the Broncos answered just over a minute later to tie it at one. Sammy Spurrell got the second goal of the game for the Bulldogs, but again it was Western Michigan who tied it up.

In the second period, Kyle Osterberg put the Bulldogs ahead 3-2 before the Broncos scored three straight goals.

Matt McNeely started the game in net for UMD but was pulled after giving up four goals and recording just eight shots.

UMD (6-8-1) and Western Michigan face off again on Saturday night at 7:07 p.m.