Teams close series at 8 p.m. Saturday
Nittany Lions win shootout for extra league point
Teams to face off in B1G series
Weis and Laczynski post three points each, Pooley and Fadyeyev score first collegiate goals
Six rookies on Ohio State 2017-18 squad
Austin Pooley - Notre Dame Preview
Get to Know the Buckeyes, Summer Edition - Dream Vacation
Ohio State won 2-1 over Minnesota
The teams opened their season series in Columbus Dec. 1
A three-goal run propelled the Buckeyes to a victory over the Wolverines. (Photo credit Ric Kruszynski)
(Photo credit Ric Kruszynski)
Ohio State lost to Notre Dame, 4-1, in the first B1G game between the teams. (Photo credit Ric Kruszynski)
Son of former Buckeye All-American Perry Pooley, a forward from 1980-84 who amassed 174 points (85 goals, 89 assists) in his career at Ohio State to rank among the Top 10 scorers in program history … nephew of Paul Pooley, the Buckeyes’ all-time leading scorer (270 points) … Paul and Perry both signed NHL contracts with Winnipeg and won a Calder Cup in the AHL with the Sherbrooke Canadiens … cousin Scott plays hockey at Holy Cross … favorite hockey player is Franz Nielsen because “He is a good two-way forward that is consistent and can play in a lot of different situations. He is a good leader and is a person who makes his teammates better.” … a Columbus area native, calls Ohio State his dream school to attend and play hockey … Pick one: Movie – The Shawshank Redemption; Television show – House of Cards; Musician – Kenny Chesney; Professional team – Columbus Blue Jackets; Athlete – Roger Federer; Homecooked meal – steak; Celebrity – Tom Cruise; Snack food – peanut butter and jelly; Ice cream flavor – cookie dough; Sport other than hockey – golf; Vacation spot – Fort Lauderdale.
Prior to Ohio State: Skated with the Youngstown Phantoms in the USHL in 2016-17 and had 32 points, with 21 goals and 11 assists, in 60 regular season games while serving as an assistant captain … spent two seasons with USHL Fargo Force … team captain and posted 11 points on four goals and seven assists in 60 games during 2015-16 … totaled 15 points (8g, 7a) in 57 games in 2014-15 and was an assistant captain … played in 46 games and four playoff games with Omaha Lancers in the USHL in 2013-14, registering eight points (1g, 7a) … played with Ohio Blue Jackets AAA program, collecting 82 points on 29 goals and 53 assists over two seasons … also played baseball.
Off the Ice: Son of Perry and Sharon … has a younger brother, Connor … plans to major in business finance … enjoys golfing, going to concerts and going to the pool … has worked at a golf course.
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