March 1, 2003
Providence, RI - Senior All-American Jon Thompson scored nine seconds into the third overtime period to lift Brown to a season opening 7-6 victory over Vermont on Warner Roof.
Sophomore Kirk Teatom won the face-off in the third overtime and carried the ball to the top of the box where he passed to Thompson for the game-winning goal.
The Catamounts scored the last two goals in the second quarter and the first two goals of the fourth quarter to grab a 5-4 lead on RJ Harrison's goal at the 3:15 mark. The two teams exchanged goals and Brown's Brian Miller sent the game into overtime with a goal at the 8:15 mark.
Thompson led the Bears with three goals and one assist, while Woodson scored a goal and one assist.
Harrison was the top scorer for Vermont with two goals.
The Bears will be back in action next Saturday, March 8 at home against Fairfield.
NCAA DIVISION I MEN'S LACROSSE Brown vs. Vermont Saturday, March 1, 2003 Warner Roof; Providence,Rhode Island
Score by Quarters 1 2 3 4 1ot 2ot 3ot TOTAL VERMONT (0-1) 1 2 0 3 0 0 0 6 BROWN (1-0) 4 0 0 2 0 0 1 7
VERMONT SCORING Goals: Harrison 2, Prior, Maher, Legare, Coates Assists: none
BROWN SCORING Goals: Thompson 3, Woodson, Mucciolo, Urquhart, Miller Assists: Woodson, Thompson, Tuohey, Bassett
Goalie Saves: Vermont: Michael Gabel - 14
Brown: Mike Levin - 17
Shots: Brown 31, Vermont 34 Ground Balls: Brown 35, Vermont 30 Clears/Fails: Brown , Vermont Penalties/Minutes: Brown 5/4:00, Vermont 6/3:30 Extra Man Goals/Att.: Brown 0/5 , Vermont 1/7 Faceoffs Won: Brown13 , Vermont 6