2003 - 2004
February 8, 2004
Generals - 6
Ice Pilots - 5
Site: Pensacola Civic Center, Fla.
Why the Generals won: Left winger Eric Fortier scored the game-tying goal off assists from Bryson Busniuk and Kurt Drummond with 1 minute 50 seconds left in regulation, forcing overtime. After a scoreless overtime - which finished four-on-four after two penalties - the Generals won in a shootout on Drummond's goal for their second victory on the road in two nights.
Stars: Greensboro - Goalie Daniel Berthiaume 50 saves; right winger Matt Elich 3 assists; center Bryson Busniuk 3 assists; defenseman LikitAndeisson 1 goal, 1 assist; defenseman Kurt Drummond 1 goal, 1 assist. Pensacola - Forward Tyler Beechey 2 goals, 1 assist; goalie Brian Eklund 40 saves.
The play: Fortier's goal, his 20th of the season, came 8 minutes after Pensacola defenseman Corey Neilson scored on a power play to give the Ice Pilots a 5-4 lead.
Records: Greensboro 28-19-1. Pensacola 23-16-6.