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Rivermen Tie Game Late, Fall in OT at Columbus Saturday

December 3, 2016 - Columbus, GA - The Peoria Rivermen battled from behind most of the night, tied it with less than three minutes left in regulation, and eventually lost 2-1 in overtime to the Columbus Cottonmouths Saturday night. The loss, Peoria's first in Columbus since December of 2014, drops the Rivermen to 8-3-5 before they return home next Friday for a single game against the Knoxville Ice Bears. The teams played scoreless through the first 15 minutes of the first period until the Snakes broke through at 15:59. After a shot from Cott... Full Story

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Rivermen Come from Behind to Down Cottonmouths 4-2 Friday

December 2, 2016 - Columbus, GA - The Peoria Rivermen overcame a pair of first-period Columbus Cottonmouths goals after a match penalty to their top defenseman, eventually topping the Columbus Cottonmouths 4-2 Friday night. The win, Peoria's seventh straight game with a point, improves the Rivermen to 8-3-4 with a rematch against the Cottonmouths looming tomorrow night. The Cottonmouths jumped out to a two-goal lead in the first period of the game. With Dan Bremner in the box for roughing and Dave Pszenyczny in the Peoria locker room for a ... Full Story

Rivermen Game Notes at Columbus December 2, 2016

December 2, 2016 - RIVERMEN AT COTTONMOUTHS 14 GP 7-3-4 (T-3RD) 12 GP 4-8-0 (10TH) 18 PTS 8 PTS Friday, December 2, 2016 7:30 pm EST @ Columbus Civic Center Rivermen Game 15 Rivermen Road Game 8 SPHL Game 66 Referees: Liam Sewell Linesmen: Chris Long, Derek A. Howard 00 PEORIA COLUMBUS RIVERMEN AT COTTONMOUTHS 14 GP 7-3-4 (T-3RD) 12 GP 4-8-0 (10TH) 18 PTS 8 PTS Friday, December 2, 2016 7:30 pm EST @ Columbus Civic Center Rivermen Game 15 Rivermen Road Game 8 SPHL Game 66 Referees: Liam Sewell Linesmen: Chris... Full Story

Rivermen Reschedule Zobrist Appearance

December 2, 2016 - PEORIA, IL - The Peoria Rivermen are pleased to announce that the previously postponed appearance by Chicago Cubs All-Star and World Series MVP Ben Zobrist will be held during Peoria's January 21 game against Columbus. The Eureka native was scheduled to appear at Peoria's November 26 game before illness prevented him from traveling to Central Illinois. Zobrist will be the Rivermen Guest of Honor at the January 21 contest, dropping the ceremonial first puck of the game and being honored on the ice for his accomplishments o... Full Story


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