|September 07, 2012||1st||2nd||1OT||2OT||Final|
North Dakota State
|NDSU||23:39||Jordyn Wallenborn (Mary Krambeer )|
|BSU||89:59||O'Brien, Mary (VanHaaften, Tiffany , Lumberg, Samantha)|
|NDSU||107:41||Lizzie Lukas (Anisha Kinnarath )|
|Stats at a Glance||BSU||NDSU|
|Shots (on Goal)||9 (4)||22 (10)|
FARGO, N.D. (Ellig Sports Complex) -- Mary O'Brien (So., Maplewood.) scored a header at 89:53 to knot the score at 1-1 and force overtime at North Dakota State University, but the Bison got a goal in the 108 minute of play to steal the victory at Ellig Sports Complex Friday.
After 23 minutes of scoreless play the Beavers found themselves down 1-0 when NDSU got a goal from Jordyn Wallenborn.
BSU battled back to tie the game with seven seconds left when Samantha Lumberg (Jr., D, Woodbury, Minn.) lofted a free kick in to the 18 yard box and found Tiffany VanHaaften (M, Chaska, Minn.) who headed it towards the goal. O'Brien got the final touch and sent the ball over the goal line to score her team-leading second goal of the season.
The teams battled into the second over time, but the Bison were able to get one past freshman goalkeeper Brittany Tietz (Fr., GK, Aberdeen, S.D.).
Tietz made seven saves in 62:41 of relief for Sonja Barr (So., GK, Duluth, Minn.). The freshman was tagged with the loss. She is now 1-1 on the season.
BSU was out shot in the game 22-9 while notching four shots on goal.
Now 2-1 overall the Beavers shift thier focus to Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) play Sunday when they travel to University of Minnesota, Crookston to battle the Golden Eagles. The game is set for a 1 p.m. start.
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Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooded region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, Bemidji State University sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).