Friday's bout with the Big Green marks the third consecutive year in which the two Ivy League rivals will duel to start the campaign.
Harvard plays host to St. Lawrence, hoping to take advantage of the Saints' losing streak and secure another two conference points.
The Harvard men's hockey team skated past then-No. 15 Cornell last weekend — but they couldn't pull it off again the second time around. The team dropped a home contest to longtime rival Cornell Saturday night.
Tallies on the power play and at even strength put the Crimson up, 2-1, after the team fell behind in the first period. Follow the action live from New York with Crimson Sports.
For the first time since last season's ECAC semifinals, the Harvard men's hockey team is staring at a must-win matchup.
Harvard men's hockey returns to the ice this weekend beginning a best-of-three ECAC quarterfinal series against Dartmouth.