Matchup: #22 Oakland (14-5-2, 4-3-1) takes on the Niagara Purple Eagles (19-5-1) Friday night (8:55pm) and Saturday night (8:45pm) at the ONYX Ice Arena.

All-Time Series: Oakland is 2-2-0 All-Time against Niagara. This is the third straight season the two teams will meet.

Scouting #22 Oakland: Oakland features forward Ryan Saad with four goals and seven assists. Forward Brendan Smith has scored nine goals and 17 assists. Forward Chris Hubbard, has nine goals and 10 assists, while Oakland Captain Greg Meuser comes into the weekend with 10 points. On defense Matthew Moretuzzo has eight assists and defenseman Kyle Nikles has one assist. In net Joshua Pack (9-5-1) has a 2.56 goals against average and a save percentage of 93%

Scouting Niagara: The Purple Eagles are led by forward David Christopher with 13 goals and 20 assists. Forward Ryan Peters has scored 10 goals and added 17 assists, while forward has scored a team leading 16 goals. On defense Kyle Clifford has one goal and 13 assists and defenseman Gibson Stuart has eight points. In net Bennett Oxborough (8-3-0) has a 2.63 goals against average and a save percentage of 93%