Johnson sends Wartburg to the round of 16 with OT goal against Hope
WAVERLY, Iowa -- Sophomore Connor Johnson sent his team to the round of 16 of the NCAA tournament with his goal in overtime on Saturday against Hope.
He scored at 97:10 to give Wartburg its 17th win of the season.
The Knights will learn on Sunday where and who they play in the next round.
The game was scoreless through the first half.
Jake Reiter put the Orange and Black on the board with his goal at 73:09 on an assist from Matt Buzynski.
The Flying Dutchman knotted the score just three minutes later. Neither team scored through the rest of regulation, to send the game into an extra session.