New Hampshire 5, Maine 1

UMaine (5-8-3, 1-5-1 Hockey East) 1-0-0 — 1

UNH (7-6-2, 4-1-1) 0-2-3 — 5

First period — 1. UM, Fossier 7 (Schurhamer, Holway), 13:08 (pp).

Second period — 2. UNH, Kelleher 9 (Cleland, McNicholas), 6:23 (pp); 3. UNH, Kelleher 10 (unassisted), 14:54 (pp).

Third period — 4. UNH, van Riemsdyk 2 (Marks, Blackburn), 2:42; 5. UNH, Salvaggio 8 (Kelleher, Cefalu), 14:18; 6. UNH, Marks 1 (Cleland, Miller), 15:25.

Shots on goal: UMaine 8-8-8 — 24; UNH 8-9-11 — 28

Goaltenders: UMaine, McGovern (25 shots-21 saves), Morris (14:18 of 3rd, 3-2); UNH, Tirone (24-23)

Power plays: UMaine 1-2, UNMH 2-5

Penalties/minutes: UMaine 7-22, UNH 3-6

Attendance: 6,501 (sellout)