Oct. 26, 2013
Michigan lost for the first time this season and falls to 2-1-0 in the all-time series against UMass-Lowell. The last time these two sides met, U-M emerged with a 5-1 win on Oct. 15, 1999.
Freshman goalie Zach Nagelvoort faced a career-high 36 shots and stopped 34 of them, marking a new career high.
Michigan finished the night 0-for-2 on the power play, marking the first game all season the Wolverines did not convert at least one power-play opportunity. U-M is now 7-for-23 (30.4%) with a man-advantage through six games this season.
Michigan finished the night 2-for-4 on the penalty kill and is now 20-for-24 (83.3%) for the season on the PK.
Freshman forward Evan Allen scored his second career goal to draw even the score in the second period.
Allen joins fellow forward Tyler Motte as the second freshman to tally at least two goals on the season.
Tonight was the first time freshman forward Tyler Motte failed to score since the opener.
Junior forward Phil Di Giuseppe paced the Wolverines with eight shots on goal.
The Wolverines outshot their opponent for the fourth time in six tries, outshooting the River Hawks by a 39-36 tally.
The last home loss for Michigan came on Jan. 12, 2013, against Alaska. U-M is now 7-1-1 in its last nine home games dating back to last season and 2-1-0 in two home contests this season.