Bryan Nelson and Ian Wetherbee each had a goal and assist, while Nick Capalbo added a goal as the host Pioneers scored three times in the third period for the win. Mario Pizzeri made 29 saves for St. John's.
St. John's (Shrewsbury) 3, Xavier (Conn.) 1
Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, at Shrewsbury
Updated: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, 9:11 a.m.