Record Number of Hockey East Players Taken in NHL Draft

A record 24 current or future Hockey East players were selected in the 2016 National Hockey League Entry Draft in Buffalo, New York.

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Hockey East Names 2015-16 Pro Ambitions All-Rookie Team

The Hockey East Association announced the 2015-16 Pro Ambitions All-Rookie Team and seven other season-long awards as voted by the league's 12 head coaches Wednesday afternoon.

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UConn Defeated By Vermont In Game Two, 4-3

Freshman forward Karl El-Mir scored two goals for the Huskies.

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UConn Edged By Vermont In Playoff Opener, 2-1

Junior goaltender Rob Nichols made 34 saves for the Huskies.

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UConn Rallies Past New Hampshire With Ronan Goal In Overtime, 5-4

Sophomore forward Corey Ronan scored 3:08 into overtime as UConn erased a three-goal deficit to comeback and earn a 5-4 win against New Hampshire on Saturday at the Whittemore Center.

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UCONN 2015-2016 SCHEDULE AND RESULTS
11-21-4 Overall (6-12-4 Hockey East)
10/03
vs. QUEEN'S
W 3-1
Box
10/09
at Alabama Huntsville
W 5-2
Box
10/10
at Alabama Huntsville
L 2-5
Box
10/16
vs. ARIZONA STATE
W 5-1
Box
10/24
at Boston University *
L 2-4
Box
10/27
vs. BOSTON UNIVERSITY *
W 5-2
Box
10/31
vs. NOTRE DAME *
L 1-2
Box
11/01
vs. Notre Dame *
L 2-8
Box
11/06
vs. MASSACHUSETTS *
L 2-4
Box
11/07
at Massachusetts *
L 3-5
Box
11/10
vs. ARMY WEST POINT
L 0-2
Box
11/13
at Vermont *
L 1-2
Box
11/17
vs. QUINNIPIAC
L 2-6
Box
11/24
vs. BOSTON COLLEGE *
L 1-5
Box
12/05
vs. UMASS LOWELL *
W 4-3
Box
12/06
at UMass Lowell *
W 2-1
Box
12/11
vs. MERRIMACK *
T 3-3 OT
Box
01/01
at Minnesota
L 2-3
Box
01/02
vs. Ferris State
L 2-5
Box
01/05
at Arizona State
W 5-2
Box
01/08
vs. Michigan Tech
L 2-4
Box
01/10
at Arizona State
W 3-0
Box
01/15
at Maine *
W 1-0
Box
01/16
at Maine *
T 1-1 OT
Box
01/22
vs. VERMONT *
L 2-4
Box
01/23
at Boston College *
T 3-3 OT
Box
01/26
vs. SACRED HEART
L 4-7
Box
02/02
vs. BROWN
W 3-1
Box
02/06
at Merrimack *
T 2-2 OT
Box
02/12
at Providence *
L 0-4
Box
02/13
vs. PROVIDENCE *
L 2-3
Box
02/19
vs. NORTHEASTERN *
L 2-5
Box
02/20
at Northeastern *
L 1-4
Box
02/26
vs. NEW HAMPSHIRE *
W 4-1
Box
02/27
at New Hampshire *
W 5-4 OT
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03/04
vs. VERMONT
L 1-2
Box
03/05
vs. VERMONT
L 3-4
Box
RecordsHockey EastNon-LeagueOverall
Overall 6-12- 4 5- 9- 011-21- 4
Home 3- 6- 1 2- 5- 0 5-11- 1
Away 3- 5- 3 3- 2- 0 6- 7- 3
Neutral 0- 1- 0 0- 2- 0 0- 3- 0
GF-GAHockey EastNon-LeagueOverall
Overall 49- 70 39- 44 88-114
Home 26- 32 18- 23 44- 55
Away 21- 30 17- 12 38- 42
Neutral 2- 8 4- 9 6- 17
UCONN 2015-2016 STATISTICS

## Player POS YR GP G-A-P
27 Maxim Letunov F FR 36 16-24-40
29 Tage Thompson F FR 36 14-18-32
9 Shawn Pauly F SR 31 7-14-21
13 Joseph Masonius D FR 34 6-15-21
24 Patrick Kirtland F SR 36 7-10-17
8 Spencer Naas F SO 35 9-5-14
17 Jesse Schwartz F SO 31 3-8-11
28 Joey Ferriss F SR 34 5-5-10
11 Corey Ronan F SO 28 7-2-9
19 Evan Richardson F JR 35 3-6-9
18 Max Kalter F FR 30 2-7-9
6 Johnny Austin D SO 31 0-7-7
10 Miles Gendron D FR 27 2-4-6
16 Karl El-Mir F FR 21 3-2-5
5 David Drake D SO 25 0-5-5
4 Kyle Huson D SR 27 0-5-5
21 Jeff Wight F SO 20 1-3-4
7 Joona Kunnas D JR 22 1-3-4
23 Kasperi Ojantakanen F SO 29 1-2-3
3 Ryan Segalla D JR 21 0-2-2
2 Derek Pratt D SO 34 0-2-2
22 Marco Richter F FR 21 1-0-1
35 Steve Thulin G SO 2 0-0-0
14 Will Golonka F SO 3 0-0-0
1 Tanner Creel G SO 8 0-0-0
31 Rob Nichols G JR 29 0-0-0
## Goaltender YR GP Sv% GAA Rec.
31 Rob Nichols JR 29 .911 2.939-18-2
1 Tanner Creel SO 8 .915 2.781-2-2
35 Steve Thulin SO 2 .900 3.021-1-0
UCONN 2015-2016 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
1 Tanner CreelSo GArlington Heights, IL / Odessa Jackalopes (NAHL)
Previous College: Army West Point (2013-14)
2 Derek PrattSo DMount Hermon, MA / Waterloo Black Hawks (USHL)
3 Ryan Segalla (PIT)Jr DRockland, MA / Salisbury School (PREP)
4 Kyle HusonSr DParker, CO / Wenatchee Wild (NAHL)
5 David Drake (PHI)So DNaperville, IL / Des Moines Buccaneers (USHL)
6 Johnny AustinSo DSt. Louis Park, MN / Benilde St. Margaret (USHS)
7 Joona KunnasJr DVantaa, Finland / Middlesex Islanders (EJHL)
8 Spencer NaasSo FMinnetonka, MN / Benilde St. Margaret (USHS)
9 Shawn PaulySr FBellingham, WA / Wenatchee Wild (NAHL)
10Miles Gendron (OTT)Fr DShrewsbury, MA / Penticton Vees (BCHL)
11Corey RonanSo FFranklin, MA / St. Sebastian's Prep (PREP)
13Joseph MasoniusFr DSpring Lake, NJ / U.S. National U18 (NTDP)
14Will GolonkaSo FCarlisle, MA / Belmont Hill (PREP)
16Karl El-MirFr FMontréal, Québec / Grande Prairie Storm (AJHL)
17Jesse SchwartzSo FToronto, ON / Victoria Grizzlies (BCHL)
18Max KalterFr FHighland Park, IL / Sioux City Musketeers (USHL)
19Evan RichardsonJr FNanaimo, BC / Powell River Kings (BCHL)
Previous College: Boston College (2013-14)
21Jeff WightSo FCoquitlam, BC / Merritt Centennials (BCHL)
22Marco RichterFr FVienna, Austria / Madison Capitols (USHL)
23Kasperi OjantakanenSo FHelsinki, Finland / Jokerit U20 (Europe)
24Patrick KirtlandSr FRocky Hill, CT / Des Moines Buccaneers (USHL)
27Maxim Letunov (ARI)Fr FMoscow, Russia / Youngstown Phantoms (USHL)
28Joey FerrissSr FNovi, MI / Michigan Warriors (NAHL)
29Tage ThompsonFr FOrange, CT / U.S. National U18 (NTDP)
31Rob NicholsJr GDallas, TX / Wenatchee Wild (NAHL)
35Steve ThulinSo GNorth Reading, MA / Connecticut Jr. Rangers (USPHL)

Captain: Patrick Kirtland
Assistant Captains: Shawn Pauly, Derek Pratt

Head Coach: Mike Cavanaugh (Bowdoin '90)
Career Record (Entering 2015-2016): 28-33-11 (.465) (2 Seasons)
Record at Connecticut (Entering 2015-2016): 28-33-11 (.465) (2 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Joe Pereira (Boston University '11)
Assistant Coach: Brendan Buckley (Boston College '99)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Andrew Raycroft

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coachHead Coach: Mike Cavanaugh

Assistant Coaches: Joe Pereira, Brendan Buckley
Director of Hockey Operations: Morgan Hall
Hockey Trainer: Edward Blair
Equipment Manager: Chris Iacampo

SID/Media: Bill Peterson, Assistant Director of Athletic Communications
Phone: 860-486-3531
E-Mail: william.peterson@uconn.edu
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arenaArena: XL Center
Opened: 1974
Dimensions: 200 X 85
Arena Capacity: 9,000

Directions: From north or south on I-91: Trumbull Street exit (32B), the XL Center is six lights on the right. Form east on I-84 west: Main Street exit (50), at the third light take a left onto Trumbull Street. The XL Center is the second light on the right. From west on I-84 east: Ann and High Street exit (49), right at the first light onto High Street. Take a left at first light onto Church Street. The XL Center is at next intersection. From New York City: I-95 north to New Haven, I-91 north to Hartford, exit (32 B). The XL Center is six lights on the right. From Providence: I-95 south to Route 9 north to I- 91 north to exit (32 B). The XL Center is six lights on the right. From New London/Groton: Route 2 north to I-84 west to exit (50). At third light take a left onto Trumbull Street. The XL Center is the second light on the right. From Boston: Mass Pike to 84 west to exit (50). At the third light take a left onto Trumbull Street. The XL Center is at the second light on the right.

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