Fall a point behind the Colorado Eagles in Governor's Cup race, Mississippi gaining
A bit of a scary moment occurred when Kevin McLeod went down hard in the corner of the Brahmas defensive zone. He lay on the ice for a short time but shook it off and was able to return to play.
The Mudbugs re-took the lead 3:16 into the second during a 5-on-3 powerplay opportunity. Dale Lupul’s centering pass to the front bounced off Tyrel Lucas’ skate and right to Travis Clayton, who fired it past Brett Jaeger to give the ‘Bugs a 2-1 lead.
The Brahmas began the third period with 59 seconds left on the powerplay but were unable to capitalize once again. The scored the game-winner at the 13:58 mark after Kevin Cooper intercepted a pass from Quade Lightbody in the Brahmas’ zone and then wrapped around the net before sending a pass in the low slot to Joe Blaznek, who sent it in at the top corner on Jaeger’s glove side to make it 3-2.