Matchup: #22 Oakland (13-3-2, 4-1-1) takes on the Michigan State Spartans (5-7-0 ACHA DII) Friday night in East Lansing 8:30pm at Suburban Ice and Saturday night at the ONYX 8:45pm. The Spartans are 5-1-0 at home this season. The Spartans defeated #10 Illinois earlier this season 2-1 at Illinois.
All Time Series: Oakland is 7-10-1 all-time against the Spartans. The last meeting was in 2010 a 3-2 Oakland win.
Scouting #22 Oakland: Oakland is led by forward Chase Sereno, with 14 goals and 13 assists. Forward Brendan Smith has nine goals and 24 assists and forward Cam Schwartz has 13 goals and nine assists. Forward Chris Hubbard has seven goals and ten assists on the season. On defense Tyler Simon leads the blueline with 14 points and defenseman Danny Scorzo has five assists. Defenseman Mathew Moretuzzo has also added eight assists. In net Joshua Pack (9-3-1) has a 1.71 goals against average and a save percentage of 95%. Goalie Tommy Grassano (1-0-0) has a 2.00 goals against average and a save percentage of 90%
Scouting Michigan State: The Spartans are led by forward Jason Petras with seven goals and eight assists. Forward Jack Tobiczyk has 11 points and forward Alexander Barnes and Benjamin Burns both have five goals and five assists. On defense Blaise Johnson leads the MSU blueline with one goal and seven assists and defenseman Andrew Rosa has five points. In net Patrick Hoedeman (2-3-0) has a 3.93 goals against average and a save percentage of 92% and goalie Maxwell Quertermus (2-2-0) has a 5.68 goals against average and a save percentage of 90%