Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics
Senior class to be recognized pregame Saturday
Frey makes 46 saves in B1G win
Tomkins stops all 28 shots for third career whitewash
Teams meet for two games in New York this weekend
Penn State Game One Postgame
Brevig Previews RPI Series
Brevig Previews Miami Game
Gameweek: Brevig Previews Exhibition Game
Meet the Buckeyes: Drew Brevig
Buckeyes Beat Sun Devils, 6-1
Ohio State vs. Robert Morris (Photo credit Ric Kruszynski)
Buckeyes Fall to Michigan State, 4-2 (photo credit Ric Kruszynski)
Ohio State 5, No. 14 Penn State 1
MHKY B1G Quarterfinals: OSU 2, MSU 1 OT
Participated in Washington Capitals and Chicago Blackhawks prospect camps in Summer 2014 ... attracted to Ohio State because of the Big Ten Conference and chance to play for such a great university ... started playing hockey at the age of 3 after spending long hours at the rink watching his sister figure skate ... has worked as an offseason hockey instructor ... favorite player is Ryan McDonagh because he loves his style of play and would like to pattern the type of game he plays ... Pick One: Movie - Shooter; Television show - 24; Musician - Zac Brown Band; Professional team - Minnesota Wild; Home cooked meal - food on the grill; Celebrity - Mark Wahlberg; Ice cream flavor - cookies and cream; Sport other than hockey - football; Vacation spot - Mexico; Hockey rink - Xcel Energy Center; Book/Magazine - Friday Night Lights; Place hockey has taken you- Calgary, Banff mountains.
Ohio State Career: Alternate captain for the squad as a senior ... Big Ten All-Freshman Team and earned a spot on Big Ten All-Tournament Team in 2014 ... three-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and a two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2015-16 (Junior Season): Played in all 36 games ... career-high 16 assists and 19 points and tied personal best with three goals ... tied for seventh in scoring among B1G blueliners ... third in the NCAA and second in the B1G in both blocks (101) and blocks per game (2.81) ... point in five of the last seven games (2g, 4a, 6p) and +1 or better in six of the seven ... 11 games with four or more shot blocks ... assist, career-high eight blocks and +1 mark at Omaha Nov. 28 ... 13 blocks in series at Wisconsin Jan. 8-9, with seven in game two ... 10 blocks and +5 rating in Florida tournament; +1 with sixth blocks vs. Boston College and had an assist and career-high tying +4 rating against Cornell ... seven blocked shots at Michigan State March 12 and had an assist in game one vs. the Spartans March 11 ... power play goal and +2 mark vs. Wisconsin Feb. 27 ... two assist against Minnesota Feb. 13 and had three blocks in each game of the series vs. the Gophers ... helper in both games vs. Penn State Jan. 22-23, with +3 rating in game two ... five blocks and an assist vs. Michigan Jan. 15 ... two points at Minnesota Dec. 5 with a goal and an assist ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten choice.
2014-15 (Sophomore Season): Played in 28 of 36 games and had seven points, including six assists ... 42 blocked shots ... two assists, +2 mark and blocked three shots at Wisconsin Feb. 14 ... scored a power play goal vs. Miami Oct. 17 and had nine blocked shots in the series, with four in game one Oct. 17 and five in game two Oct. 18 ... skated at forward in five games ... five shot blocks at Minnesota Feb. 6 ... assists vs. Michigan Jan. 16, at Mercyhurst Jan. 2, Nov. 21 vs. Michigan State and Oct. 10 vs. Providence ... named an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and to the Academic All-Big Ten team.
2013-14 (Freshman Season): Voted to Big Ten All-Freshman Team ... played in 34-of-37 games and had two goals and 12 assists for 14 points ... led Buckeye defensemen in scoring and ranked sixth in the Big Ten in points among blueliners ... first among B1G freshmen defensemen in scoring and tied for eighth nationally among rookie blueliners ... seven points in conference play to rank second among B1G rookie defensemen ... named to Big Ten All-Tournament Team after posting a point in each game and a +5 mark in the three tournament games; scored overtime gamewinner and was +2 vs. Michigan State in the quarterfinals March 20 ... assist and +1 vs. Minnesota in B1G tourney semifinals ... helper and +3 rating against Wisconsin in B1G tournament final ... blocked eight shots in the B1G tournament, including four vs. the Gophers and three vs. the Badgers ... +16 to rank third on the team and tie for seventh in the Big Ten ... even or better in 28 of last 31 games ... 58 blocked shots, including five Dec. 2 vs. Michigan and Jan. 25 at Wisconsin; three in seven games ... two assists Feb. 15 vs. Wisconsin in series finale; +3 in the series, with +2 mark in game two ... assist and +1, with three blocks, vs. Minnesota March 8 ... +5 in series vs. Penn State Jan. 31-Feb. 1, with career-best +4 mark in game one; assist in game two ... power play goal at Minnesota Jan. 18 ... assist at Wisconsin Jan. 24 and +1 in game two Jan. 25; eight blocked shots in the series ... assist and +1 vs. Michigan State Jan. 10 ... helper vs. Mercyhurst Dec. 29, with +2 mark; +3 in series ... two assists vs. Niagara Nov. 9 for first career multiple-point game ... first career assist and point came at Bowling Green Oct. 15 and had a helper (with a +2 mark) vs. the Falcons Oct. 29 ... first career goal came on the power play Oct. 26 at Robert Morris and had an assist in game one Oct. 25 ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State: Spent one season with the Sioux Falls Stampede in 2011-12 before playing for the Brookings Blizzard in 2012-13 ... tallied six assists for the Stampede during his time in Sioux Falls ... led Brookings blueliners in scoring during the 2012-13 campaign, posting 10 goals and 24 assists for 34 points in 53 games ... played in the 2013 NAHL Top Prospect Game and tallied an assist in three games played ... two-time all-conference selection in high school playing for Lakeville High School ... captain of Lakeville South High School during junior and senior seasons ... led all Minnesota high school defensemen in scoring as a senior, ranking third overall for his squad ... Herb Brooks Award winner his senior year, given to the hockey player in the Minnesota high school state tournament who strongly represents the values, characteristics and traits that defined Herb Brooks ... graduated from Lakeville South High in 2011.
Off the Ice: Son of Greg and Dana ... has an older sister Devan ... enjoys waterskiing and boating, as well as spending time with friends and family ... communication major.
Ohio State Heading to NCAA Tournament