Jacob Markstrom stopped all 19 shots he faced to earn an AHL leading fourth shutout and  leading the Utica Comets to a 1-0 win over the Binghamton Senators at the Utica Memorial Auditorium Wednesday night.

The win moved Utica (8-1-2-0) six points ahead of Rochester in the North Division and marks six wins in the last seven games. The Comets have earned at least one point in ten of their first eleven games this season.

Nicklas Jensen had the game's lone goal in the opening period, his fourth on the year.

The Senators fell to 3-6-2-0.