CEDAR PARK, Texas (WIFR) The IceHogs lost their first playoff game of 2018 to the Stars with a 4-2 result on Friday night.
Despite being out-shot 33-24, Texas took a 1-0 lead in the AHL Western Conference Finals.
Carl Dahlstrom and Chris DiDomenico netted goals for Rockford, but they could not beat Stars goalie Mike McKenna in the third period.
It was the first time this postseason that the Hogs allowed more than three goals in a game.
Game two is Sunday at 5 p.m. at the H-E-B Center at Cedar Park.