PITTSON, Penn. – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights topped the Maryland Black Bears in a 4-3 overtime victory on Friday, January 10, at Revolution Ice Centre.
The Knights record in regular season play improves to 17-14-2-1 (W-L-OTL-SOL).
The Black Bears took a 1-0 lead after a scoreless first period, striking first at 12:13 of the middle frame.
The Black Bears took back the lead with 4:42 left in the second, but the lead was short-lived.
Kaljian knotted the score up, 2-2, just 13 seconds later, with assists from Currie and Sacco.
Scoring opened up late in the third period when the Knights tallied their third goal of the game with just 3:15 left in the period. Spencer Kring scored on the power play, with assists from Tyrone Bronte and Lincoln Hatten.
The game was ultimately decided in overtime, however, as the Black Bears scored a late goal to tie the score at three apiece.
Alex Contey played a full game in net and made 23 saves.
The Knights face off with the Black Bears again tomorrow, January 10, for a 7pm faceoff at Revolution Ice Centre.