Notre Dame stops Penn State hockey’s overtime win streak with series split

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Penn State hockey saw its overtime win streak cool off Friday night against Notre Dame.

The Nittany Lions saw extra action for the second-straight game against the Irish. Notre Dame’s Spencer Strastney sped away with the game-winning unassisted goal in the final minute of overtime to give his team the 3-2 win.

Tyler Gratton scored Penn State’s first goal unassisted to snag a 1-0 lead in the first. Both teams would take a 1-1 score into the third. Sam Sternchein would briefly give the Nittany Lions the 2-1 lead before Notre Dame’s Colin Thiesen would tie it up 2-2 with eight minutes left in the third.

Penn State moves to 9-9 overall and has won nine of its last 13 games. The loss moves the team to 3-1 in overtime games this season.

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