Cornell advances to Midwest final

Updated: March 28, 2009, 11:40 PM ET
Associated Press

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Evan Barlow scored with 17.2 seconds left to give Cornell a 3-2 victory over Northeastern on Saturday in the NCAA hockey Midwest regional.

The Big Red (22-9-4) will play the Bemidji State Sunday in the regional championship.

Cornell overcame a 2-0 deficit, pulling within one on Blake Gallagher's goal late in the second period, and tying it on Colin Greening's power-play goal with 3:56 left in the third. Louis Liotti and Steve Silva scored for Northeastern (25-12-4).

Cornell goalie Ben Scrivens made 19 saves, and Brad Thiessen stopped 29 shots for Northeastern.


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