Ferris State salvages tie, falls in shootout

MARQUETTE – Aaron Schmit's goal for Ferris State with less than 10 minutes to go forged a 5-5 tie with Northern Michigan on Friday night.  However, the Wildcats went on to win the shootout, 1-0.

With the point earned for the tie, the sixth-ranked Bulldogs sit one point out of first place in the CCHA, trailing only Western Michigan.

Former Traverse City North Stars Kyle Bonis and Garrett Thompson both scored goals for Ferris State.