Feb. 24, 2004
FAIRFIELD, CT (February 24, 2004) - The Pioneers will face off against Connecticut for the third and final time during the regular season on Tuesday night. Sacred Heart swept the Huskies in a weekend home-and-home series earlier this season. SHU won 4-2 at home on January 30th and 6-5 on January 31st at UConn. That series win started The Pioneers on a seven game winning streak that ended this past weekend with a 3-2 OT loss at Canisius. Sacred Heart won the night before 3-2 in OT over Mercyhurst as they swept the regular season series with Lakers. Connecticut is coming off a 1-0-1 weekend, defeating Army 3-2 on Friday night and tying Quinnipiac 2-2 on Saturday. The Huskies are now 5-0-1 in their last six games.