Balanced effort sends No. 10 DU past Oberlin
|Denison (7-1, 3-0 NCAC)||5||2||3||3||13|
|Oberlin (2-6, 0-2 NCAC)||0||1||0||1||2|
|G: 2 Players (#12, #28 - 3)||G: 2 Players (#3, #12 - 1)|
|A: 3 Players (#8, #12, #25 - 3)||A: Mickey Fiorillo - 1|
|Sv: Gregg Shannon - 3||Sv: Glen Gerbush - 14|
|GB: 2 Players (#3, #40 - 3)||GB: Rob Bond - 8|
|Face Offs Won||8||10|
The 10th ranked Denison Big Red improved to 3-0 in North Coast Athletic Conference play and 7-1 overall following a 13-2 victory over Oberlin College on Tuesday evening.
After taking a 7-1 lead into the third quarter, Couture, Smith and Kyle Brown all scored goals within the first four minutes of the second half, pushing the Big Red's lead to 10-1.
Rounding out the scoring for Denison was Brown who finished with two goals. Current NCAC Player of the Week, Emmett Jones, added one goal and three assists. First-year Chapin Speidel also posted three assists and Mikey Soumekh had two helpers.
DU outshot Oberlin 49-16 but were just 8-for-10 at the face-off X.
The Big Red will return to action on Saturday (April 9) when they travel to St. Vincent for a 3 p.m. contest.