Pregame: UNO v Bemidji State (Feb. 4, 2012)

Venue: CenturyLink Center – Omaha, Neb.
Referees: Butch Mousseaux, Pete Friesema
Linesmen: Chad Evers, Scott Fitzpatrick

NEBRASKA OMAHA MAVERICKS (12-10-5, 9-6-4 WCHA)
17 Broadhurst – 11 Jayson Megna – 21 White
19 Walters – 12 Montpetit – 23 Searfoss
25 Gwidt – 15 Archibald – 22 Schmit
9 Polk – 16 Krause – 10 Simonson

4 Turgeon – 3 Sustr
7 Young – 2 Smith
8 Jaycob Megna – 24 Aneloski

31 Massa
29 Belfour
30 Faulkner

Scratches: 5 Ensign; 13 Raubenheimer; 14 Zombo; 28 O’Rourke; 25 Bergman

Scouting the Mavericks: UNO goaltender Ryan Massa, who made 27 saves against Bemidji State in Friday’s 1-1 draw, starts again against the Beavers on Saturday…Defenseman Bryce Aneloski, who scored UNO’s lone goal on Friday, is now riding a three-game scoring streak, the longest of his collegiate career…Last night’s CenturyLink Center crowd of 9,079 was UNO’s third-largest crowd of the season, but with a winter storm coming through the area over the last 24 hours, tonight’s crowd isn’t expected to be as large…Form (team’s last six results): W-L-W-OTW-OTL-T.

BEMIDJI STATE BEAVERS (12-12-3, 6-10-3 WCHA)
9 Kinne – 14 McLeod – 28 George
18 Illo – 11 Walters – 4 Boehm
17 MacQueen – 12 Jubinville – 16 Mattson
7 Orban – 13 Fisher – 6 Findlay

8 Areshenko – 25 Wacker
29 Hunt – 22 Prapavessis
5 Carlson – 15 Windle

33 Bakala
30 Walsh

Scratches: 2 Rudy; 19 Tonunian; 21 Hartman; 23 Ladd; 26 Brodie

Scouting the Beavers: Dan Bakala starts again in the Beaver net. The senior from Calgary stopped 37 UNO shots on Friday and is now 4-1-2 lifetime at CenturyLink Center…BSU’s power killers went 6-for-6, putting them 12th-best in the country at 96-for-113 (.850)…BSU is now 3-0-2 in its last five visits to Omaha…Form: W-L-L-W-L-T.

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