Yellowstone survived a determined comeback attempt by Bozeman on the way to a 2-1 win.
Bozeman was stymied by Yellowstone's netminder Garret Matz, who stopped 33 shots during the victory. The solid play of Matz will be reflected in his goals against average, which pre-game was 1.87.
Yellowstone was held below its usual level of production. Yellowstone averages 4.7 goals per game. Bozeman was unable to stop Yellowstone from sending pucks towards the net, and Yellowstone eventually piled up 34 shots on goal.
Bozeman did not reach the goal total it has come to expect this season. Bozeman puts an average of 3.9 pucks into the net per game. Bozeman's offense rang up 34 shots on Yellowstone's net.
Yellowstone totaled 25 minutes in penalty time with five minors and one major and went 0-for-1 on the power play. For Yellowstone, Jake Dickison was ejected from the game. Stephen Frank made 32 saves for Bozeman on 34 shots. Bozeman incurred four minutes in penalty time with two minors.