Force score early and often to down Lincoln

FARGO — Ben Meyers scored his 27th goal of the season to help lift the Fargo Force past the Lincoln Stars 6-1 in United States Hockey League Action at Scheels Arena.

Fargo scored five times in the first two periods. A.J. Drobot started the scoring spree late in the first period on a power play for the Force (23-15-4). Ryan O'Reilly found the back of the net twice. Hank Crone, Jeremy Davidson, and Meyers also added one goal each.

Fargo goalie Ryan Bischel finished with 21 saves.

Meyers is second the USHL in goals scored.