The Bulls are at home to take on Evansville in their first meeting. 1,500 fans received a nice replica throwback jersey compliments of Mezrano Law Firm.
1st period scoring started early with Evansville getting on the board 1:26 into the game. Bulls forward Josh Harris handled a rebound off John Rey’s shot and slams it home to tie @ 7:47 (asst: Rey, B. Millin) Evansville lights it up again @ 9:13 and they’ll go to the locker room up by 1.
Shots: BIR 15 EVN 9
2nd period went scoreless with few shots from either team. Shots: BHM 6 EVN 7
While the Bulls went heavy on the Thunderbolts net with 18 shots to Evansville’s 7 shots in the 3rd, they were unable to find success. Evansville managed to hit the empty net with 32 seconds left to seal the deal 3-1.
Total shots BHM 39 EVN 23
Attendance:3,271 The Bulls thank you.
Birmingham goes on the road next week and face Huntsville (12/1), Mississippi (12/8) and Macon (12/9) before returning December 10th to take on Pensacola in Pelham. We hope to see you there. Follow the Bulls on the road by switching to WERC 960 AM to hear Eli Gold call the shots. Go Bulls!!