UW's Ben Street (Coquitlam, B.C.) scored the game's opening goal giving the Badgers the 1-0 lead at the 11:46 mark of the first period. Jake Skille (Madison, Wis.) and Josh Engel (Rice Lake, Wis.) notched assists on the Street goal.
After a scoreless second frame, CC evened the score as Andreas Vlassopoulos was able to score at the 13:06 mark of the third. Both teams had some shots on goal in the final minutes, but neither team was able to capitalize as the game headed to overtime.
At the 2:09 mark into the overtime period, Mike Testwuide scored the game-winner to move CC up to 15-10-2 overall, and 11-7-1 in conference play.
UW's Brian Elliott (Newmarket, Ontario) recorded 26 saves, while CC's Matt Zaba stopped 25 shots from the Badgers. CC ended the night 1-for-6, while the Badgers were 1-for-3 as their lone goal was scored during the man advantage.
The Badgers and Tigers square off again Saturday night. The game is set to start at 8 p.m. CT. The game can be heard live on the Wisconsin Radio Network, including WIBA-AM 1310 in Madison.