In college action, J.T. Compher posted one shot on goal as No. 3 Michigan played to a 2-2 tie with No. 4 Ferris State. Compher will depart Ann Arbor for Minneapolis over the weekend for the start of Team USA's World Junior selection camp.
In the AHL, Jamie Tardif scored a pair of goals including one on a penalty shot, while Kevin Porter and Mike Zigomanis provided singles as Rochester downed Lake Erie 4-2. Matt Hackett stopped 16 of 18 shots to earn the victory, while Chad Ruhwedel contributed two assists. The two clubs will play a rematch outdoors on Friday as part of the 2013 Frozen Frontier Festivities.
In the ECHL, Colin Jacobs logged a minus-one rating and one shot on goal as Elmira dropped a 2-1 decision to Florida. The Jackals visit Wheeling on Thursday.
Jonathan Parker (-1) posted four shots on goal and was stopped in his shootout attempt as Colorado was edged by Las Vegas 4-3. The Eagles and Wranglers play a rematch on Friday.