Sept. 17, 2007
The Pitt offense outshot the Hawks 10-2 through the first half, but was unable to find the net as the game remained 1-0 at halftime. The Panthers came close to tying the game in the 49th minute when Baker (
Minutes later, Pitt responded again with another offensive charge. This time, Brode took the first shot at Benedict, who once again deflected the incoming ball. Langton (
The score remained tied throughout regulation, as the Pitt offense continued to outplay
It didn't take long for Pitt's offensive persistence to pay off. One minute into the first overtime period, Baker capitalized on a deflected shot from Brode, scoring his first goal of the season and giving the Panthers the 2-1 overtime win.
Benedict registered 11 saves on the day, while
Pitt travels to