Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Hosts American International On Tuesday, Nov. 6 At 7 PM
Quinnipiac University Bobcats (3-2-1, 0-0-0 ECAC Hockey) vs.
American International College Yellow Jackets (2-4-1, 0-2-1 Atlantic Hockey)
Date: Nov. 6, 2012
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: High Point Solutions Arena • Hamden, Conn.
Series vs. American Int'l: 26-11-2
Record vs. American Int'l at Home: 14-3-2 (3-0-0 @ TDBSC)
Last Time QU Faced A.I.C.: W, 5-2 (Dec. 12, 2009)
Current Streak vs. A.I.C.: Won10
Audio: AM 1220 WQUN
Live Stats: QuinnipiacBobcats.com
Quinnipiac Game Notes (PDF)
Election Day Special
Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will host American International College on Tuesday, Nov. 6 in a non-conference match-up at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center at 7 p.m.
Get Out There And Vote
Quinnipiac Athletics and the TD Bank Sports Center will offer free admission on Election Day – Tuesday, Nov. 6 – to any Bobcat fans wearing a "I Voted Today" sticker to the men's ice hockey team's game against American International.
Last Time Out
The last time the Bobcats were on the ice was Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Hyannis Youth and Hockey Center for the Cape Cod Classic against Colgate. The Bobcats lost that match-up, 5-1, in a non-conference meeting.
What's Up Next
Following Tuesday night's game against American International, the Bobcats open ECAC Hockey play with their final two home games for the month when Colgate and Cornell come to the High Point Solutinos Arena on Nov. 9-10, respectively. Both games are set for a 7 p.m. puck-drop.
On The Airwaves
Bill Schweizer and Chris Kotsopoulos will have the call on AM 1220 WQUN for both game's this weekend. Bobcat fans can access the live audiostream on the web at www.WQUN.com or by clicking the "Audio" link at www.QuinnipiacBobcats.com. Audio is also available on all mobile devices/smart phones from the official Quinnipiac Athletics app, as well as Shoutcast and TuneIn Radio.
Live audio and statistics can be accessed by clicking the appropriate links at the Official Website of Quinnipiac Athletics, www.QuinnipiacBobcats.com.
Scouting American International
American International enters Tuesday's game with a record of 2-4-1 overall. The Yellow Jackets tied RIT on Nov. 2 before losing the second game of their Atlantic Hockey set, 0-3, on Nov. 3. Prior to their league-opening series, AIC knocked off Alabama Huntsville, 4-3, at home to spell three straight losses to Union, Holy Cross and Penn State. The Yellow Jackets won their season-opener, 3-2, against the Nittany Lions. Half of AIC's games early on have gone to overtime with the Yellow Jackets posting a 1-1-1 mark in those games. Adam Pleskach leads the team with seven points, including a team-best four assists. Jon Puskar has scored a team-high four goals while Jeff Ceccacci is tied with Pleskach for the team-lead with four assists. Ben Meisner has seen the majority of the minutes in goal for the Yellow Jackets, registering a 1-4-1 record with a 4.14 goals-against average and a .907 save percentage. Meisner opened the season with an Atlantic Hockey record 61 saves against Penn State.
All-Time Against American International
Quinnipiac is 26-11-2 all-time against American International, including 11 straight wins against the Yellow Jackets. The two teams last faced each other on Dec. 12, 2009.
Here He Goes...
With a goal in both of Quinnipiac's games against Ohio State, Matthew Peca became the first player in the Bobcats' line-up to score in back-to-back games. He is the second player, joining Jeremy Langlois, to record a point in two-straight contests.
He Scores In Bunches
Jeremy Langlois posted the first multiple-goal of the 2012-13 season against Ohio State in a 3-1 win. Langlois now has a team-best 10 multiple-goal games for his career.
Langlois has registered a point in four of the five games he's suited up for this year. The senior forward has a team-high three goals to go along with his team-leading six assists. Langlois and Mike Dalhuisen both carry a team-best +4.
Senior Clay Harvey currently leads the Bobcats with four assists through Quinnipiac's first six games of the season. Harvey currently leads the team with two multiple-assist games, posting two against Robert Morris and two against Ohio State.
To date, Quinnipiac is 26-for-26 on the penalty kill, making them the only team in NCAA Division I men's ice hockey with a perfect PK percentage.