Buckeyes block 27 Miami shot attempts
Senior Fritz, sophomores Brevig, Frey and Schilkey all recognized
Ohio State suffers 5-4 loss in overtime to Badgers
Ohio State will face Wisconsin for inaugural crown Saturday
Brevig scores in overtime, Fritz posts goal and assist
Attracted to Ohio State because of the campus, coaches and facilities ... started playing hockey at age 6 when his favorite hockey team, the Dallas Stars, came to his town ... favorite player is Marty Turco, who played for the Stars ... highlight of his hockey career so far was winning the Clark Cup ... played hockey with Buckeye teammate Anthony Greco on the Des Moines Buccanneers ... Pick one: Television show -How I Met your Mother; Movie - Happy Gilmore, Celebrity - Will Ferrell; Home cooked meal - chicken parmesan; Vacation spot - Hawaii; Snack food - pizza; Ice cream flavor - mint chocolate chip; Favorite place hockey has taken Him: Russia; Musician -Eminem; Professional Team -Dallas Stars; Sport other than hockey - football.
Career at Ohio State: 2013-14 (Freshman Season): : Played in 16 games (starting 13 of last 16) and had 2.27 goals-against average and .929 save percentage ... sv% was second-best for a single season in Buckeye history and gaa ranks sixth all-time ... fourth in the B1G and eighth in the NCAA in save percentage, ranking fourth in the league and 18th in the nation in goals-against average ... Big Ten All-Freshman Team selection ... in B1G play, ranked second among league goalies in save percentage (.932) and third in gaa (2.25) ... allowed one goal vs. Michigan State in B1G tournament semifinals March 20, making 26 saves in overtime win ... had 30 saves on 31 shots in victory over No. 1-ranked Minnesota in tournament semifinals March 21 ... 31 stops vs. Wisconsin in championship game March 22 ... 40 saves on 42 shots at Penn State March 14 ... B1G Third Star of the Week after stopping 70-of-73 shots in sweep of Penn State Jan. 31-Feb. 1; career-high 46 saves in game one, allowing one goal; 24 saves in game two, stopping last 20 shots as Buckeyes came from behind to win ... 36 saves on 37 shots in win at No. 9 Wisconsin Jan. 25 to earn B1G Second Star of the Week honors ... 30 saves on 32 shots, and three saves in shootout win, vs. Minnesota March 8 ... stopped 29-of-30 shots in 2-1 win vs. Wisconsin Feb. 14 and made 24 saves vs. the Badgers Feb. 15 ... two ties and shootout wins at Michigan State Feb. 7-8; 25 saves in game one, 30 stops in game two, allowing two goals in each game ... 28 saves at Minnesota Jan. 18 ... 31 stops Dec. 29 vs. Mercyhurst, allowing two goals ... 25 saves Dec. 28 vs. Mercyhurst for win in first collegiate start.
Prior to Ohio State: Opened 2013-14 with the Dubuque Fighting Saints in the United States Hockey League ... posted 2.29 goals-against average and. 911 save percentage, along with a 10-4 record with Dubuque ... shutouts in each of his first two games of 2013-14 and won first seven games ... led the Saints to a bronze medal at the 2013 Junior Club World Cup in Omsk, Russia ... played for the Tri-City Storm to start 2012-13 and was 2-4-1, with a 3.73 goals-against average and .895 save percentage ... ended 2012-13 with Dubuque and was 7-2-2, notching a 2.54 goals-against average and .897 save percentage; squad won USHL Clark Cup ... split time with Tri-City and Des Moines in 2011-12; playing 15 games with Des Moines (3.15 gaa, .892 sv%) and two with Tri-City (2.41 gaa, .938 sv%) ... had 2.81 goals-against average and .902 save percentage, with a 23-16-4 record, in his USHL career.
Off the Ice: Eldest son of Carl and Patsy ... has two younger siblings, Chandler and Cassady ... plans to major in business.