A three-goal first period was all Ohio State needed in a 5-0 victory over Penn State on Friday night at Pegula Ice Arena.
Katie Matheny had a hat trick for the Buckeyes. Two of her goals came in the first period and she finished off the scoring in the third period.
Daniela Paniccia made 29 saves for the Nittany Lions (5-12-4) between the pipes. They had 29 shots on the night.
Jincy Dunne and Maddy Field tallied the other goals for Ohio State (9-10-2).