Patriot Ice Hockey Sweeps Texas Tech

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The DBU Patriots Hockey Team claimed two wins over the Texas Tech Red Raiders on Friday and Saturday, and improved to a 4-0 record for the 2012-2013 season. This is the second consecutive sweep by the Patriots this season, a record for the program. The Patriots won with a final score of 3-2 on Friday, and 5-3 on Saturday.

Freshman Brent Jones posted two goals and two assists against the Red Raiders. Jones is currently ranked fourth overall in the nation for total points earned. Jones has scored three goals and seven assists bringing his season total to 10 points.

Starting goalkeeper, Colton Reece allowed only 5 goals against the Red Raiders, raising his goals against average to 2.75. Reece has played 240 minutes in the 2012-2013 season, and is currently tied for first in the nation among goalkeepers for total minutes played.

Patriot Hockey will be facing the University of Memphis Tigers on Friday 9/28 at 9:50 pm in Grapevine, and Saturday 9/28 at 2:00 pm at ITC in Richardson.