Bobcats take over in the third to beat Bruins
The Austin Bruins let a one goal lead slip away in the third period as they lost to the Bismarck Bobcats (23-14-2-3 overall) 3-2 in Bismarck Friday.
Walter Zacher and Connor Mylymok each scored in the first period to give the Bruins (12-23-3-2 overall) a 2-1 lead early, but the Bobcats scored twice in a two-minute stretch to take the lead.
Tyler Shea had 26 saves for Austin.
Austin 2 0 0 – 2
Bismarck 1 0 2 – 3
(A) Walter Zacher (Carson Riddle) 5:10
(B) Thomas Bergsland (George Grannis, Luke Gramer) 8:00
(A) Connor Mylymok (Peter Jacobs, Ben Dexheimer) 13:32
(B) Thomas Bergsland (Braden Costello) (power play) 10:33
(B) Luke Gramer (Tim Piechowski) 12:14
Shots: Austin — 23; Bismarck — 29
Power plays: Austin — 0-for-6; Bismarck — 1-for-5