Stars win 10-round shootout

Austin American-Statesman - - C SPORTS - Amer­i­can-states­man staff

The Texas Stars won in the 10th round of a shootout Sun­day, beat­ing the Peo­ria River­men 4-3 for their fourth straight road vic­tory.

The River­men had a 2-0 lead af­ter the first pe­riod on goals by Tyler Shat­tock and Derek Nes­bitt.

The Stars nar­rowed the gap when Cam Barker scored with 7.9 sec­onds left in the sec­ond pe­riod.

Texas tied it in the ninth minute of the third on a goal by Jordie Benn and took the lead 14 sec­onds later when Reilly Smith beat goalie Jake Allen over the blocker side shoul­der at 9:27.

The River­men evened the score with 3.6 sec­onds left on a power-play goal by Nes­bitt.

The shootout lasted un­til rookie Alex Chi­as­son put the Stars up 2-1 with a wrist shot off the in­side of the left post.

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