PITTSBURGH — Five different Penn State players scored and Matthew Skoff stopped 48 shots as the Nittany Lions netted a 5-4 victory over Robert Morris on Friday.
The Nittany Lions (2-3-1) trailed 1-0 before scoring three straight goals to start the second period. Eric Scheid, Luke Juha and Tommy Olczyk scored within the first 10 minutes of the period to give Penn State a 3-1 lead.
Robert Morris (0-5-1) would get even as Cody Wydo scored at the end of the second period and converted a penalty shot the beginning of the third period.
Penn State pulled ahead with a pair of power play goals. Casey Bailey scored at the 5:10 mark to put the Nittany Lions ahead for good. Mike Williamson scored with 1:49 left to make it 5-3.
Wydo completed a hat trick with 12 seconds left.
Taylor Holstrom had two assists for Penn State. Terry Shafer had 36 saves for the Colonials.