"Facing a lineup which featured 11 National Hockey League draft choices, the V-Reds got goals from Hunter Tremblay, Dion Campbell, Kevin Henderson, Chris Hodgson and Robert Pearce on their way to the win. Paul Carey, Andrew Orpik and Cam Atkinson, NHL draft picks all, replied for the Eagles, who fell behind 2-0 early and never caught up." — Fredericton Daily GleanerThe Varsity Reds are on another plane compared to many university hockey teams, both in teams of talent and fan support (3,500 were at the Aitken Centre on Friday). Nevertheless, when a top Canadian university team beats a top NCAA team, attention should be paid.
Statement game: UNB downs reigning NCAA champion Boston College Eagles 5-3 before 3,500 fans; rematch goes tonight (Bill Hunt, Fredericton Daily Gleaner)