Wyatt Ege
Wyatt  Ege

RS Sophomore

Elk River, Minn.

Last College:
Alaska Anchorage/Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 165



Academic Standouts Recognized

20 Buckeyes named Ohio State Scholar-Athletes


Buckeyes Advance to NCAA Midwest Regional Final

Ohio State topped Princeton 4-2


NCAA Midwest Regional Arrival, Practice Day

The Buckeyes are the No. 1 seed in the Midwest Regional in Allentown


Buckeye Hockey Update - NCAA Midwest Regional Week

No. 1 seed Ohio State takes on No. 4 seed Princeton Saturday in Allentown, Pa.


No. 6 Buckeyes Open B1G Quarterfinal Series with 6-2 Win over MSU

Ohio State takes 1-0 lead in best-of-three series


Wyatt Ege - Minnesota Road Series Preview

Wyatt Ege - Minnesota Road Series Preview


Wyatt Ege - ND Road Series Preview

Wyatt Ege - ND Road Series Preview


Wyatt Ege - Michigan Home Series Preview

Wyatt Ege - Michigan Home Series Preview


Wyatt Ege - Wisconsin Road Series Preview

Wyatt Ege - Wisconsin Road Series Preview


Frozen Four: No. 1 Ohio State vs. No. 3 Minnesota Duluth

The Buckeyes and Bulldogs clash for the right to play in the national championship.


Buckeyes Down Spartans in B1G Quarterfinals

Ohio State won 4-3 in overtime to advance to the tournament semifinals (Photo credit Mac Connor)


Ohio State Wins B1G Tournament Quarterfinal Game One, 6-2

Ohio State Wins B1G Tournament Quarterfinal Game One, 6-2


Buckeyes vs. Spartans

The Ohio State men's hockey team fell to Michigan State, 6-3, in VCA.


No. 6 Buckeyes Shut Out Wolverines

Ohio State downed Michigan 4-0 in front of nearly 10,000 fans

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Ohio State Career

  • 2017 and '18 Ohio State Scholar-Athlete
  • 2018 Academic All-Big Ten selection
  • Transferred to Ohio State in Fall 2016
2017-18 (Redshirt Sophomore Season) 
  • Played in 40 games, posting 18 points to tie for first in scoring among Buckeye defensemen and rank fourth on team in assists
  • +16 rating was tied for second among B1G blueliners and tied for fourth overall; tied for ninth in points among B1G D
  • Three two-assist games
  • Point in seven of last nine games, with nine assists (and +8 rating) in the stretch
  • Assist and three blocked shots vs. UMD in Frozen Four semifinal April 5
  • Blocked career-high seven shots in NCAA Tournament win over Denver March 25 (previous OSU best was three); also had two blocks and an assist vs. Princeton March 24 in first game of regional
  • Assist on overtime gamewinner vs. Michigan in B1G Tournament semifinals March 10
  • Three assists in B1G quarterfinal series vs. Michigan State, with two in game two; +5 in the series (+2 in game one, +3 in game two)
  • Three assists in series vs. Wisconsin Feb. 23-24; two in game two, with +2 mark
  • Assist and +2 at Notre Dame Feb. 10
  • Two assists vs. Michigan State Feb. 2 for first multiple-point game as a Buckeye
  • Assist vs. Michigan Jan. 27 and at Penn State Jan. 12
  • Assist Jan. 6 at Michigan State; +3 in series, with +2 mark in game one Jan. 5
  • +3 in series vs. Minnesota Dec. 8-9, with +2 mark in game two
  • Assist Nov. 24 at Michigan, with +1 mark and two blocks
  • Helper Oct. 28 at Robert Morris, with +2 mark
  • Assist Oct. 21 at UMass for first point as a Buckeye 
  • Three shot blocks vs. RPI Oct. 13, vs. Notre Dame Nov. 3 and vs. Niagara Dec. 30

2016-17 (Redshirt Season)
Sat out season to satisfy NCAA transfer rules

2015-16 (Freshman Season at Alaska Anchorage)

  • Skated in all 34 games, posting 13 points on four goals and nine assists
  • Earned a spot on the WCHA All-Rookie Team

Prior to College

  • Spent 2014-15 with the Dubuque Fighting Saints in the USHL and recorded a 3-21-24 line
  • NAHL All-Rookie Team selection while playing with the Fairbanks Ice Dogs in 2013-14; had 20 points, including 17 assists, in 59 regular season games 
  • Skated in 14 playoff games for the Ice Dogs and had four goals and three assists for seven points as the team won the Robertson Cup championship 
  • Graduated from Elk River High School in 2013
Off the Ice
  • Son of Jason and Cindy and has a brother, Riley, and sister-in-law, Jenna, who both attended University of Northwestern -- St. Paul
  • Consumer and family financial services major
  • Enjoys golfing
  • Followed his brother into hockey
  • Has coached the summer program for Elk River youth and high school hockey
  • NHL players Paul Martin and Joel Otto also hail from Elk River
  • Favorite player is Erik Karlsson, whose style of hockey he models his game after
  • Played with Buckeye senior Sasha Larocque in Dubuque