The Spartans weren’t phased one bit, dominating the Buckeyes, 6-0, winning the first Big Ten game of the season.
First career goals for Männistö and Baker and the first career shutout for Trey Augustine (34 saves) means a Victory for MSU! pic.twitter.com/HR88NL1TdM
— Michigan State Hockey (@MSU_Hockey) November 4, 2023
Gavin O’Connell opened the scoring for MSU, scoring two goals in the first period, giving MSU a 2-0 lead. The next two goals came from Spartan first liners Isaac Howard and Karsen Dorwart.
Up 4-0, two Spartans followed with their first career goals. Tommi Mannisto and Owen Baker found the back of the net, sealing the win for MSU.
Trey Augustine secured his first career shutout in the green and white in a 34-save effort.
These two teams will square off again Saturday night.
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