Played all 40 games … tallied a career-high 24 points (6th on the team) on 13 goals and 11 assists … also finished a career-best +13 on the ice … posted five multi-point games and three multi-goal performances … dished out two assists at Minnesota Duluth (Nov. 1) … scored his first goal of the season and added an assist against Western Michigan (11/22) … recorded a natural hat trick, the first three-goal game of his career, against Omaha (12/5) … also scored the next night against Omaha (12/6) to extend his scoring streak to three games … scored twice at Rensselaer (1/3) … notched a career-high four points on two goals and two assists in a 4-1 win over Denver (1/24) … named NCHC Offensive Player of the Week on Dec. 8 and Jan. 26.
Played in 34 games, scoring five times and passing out nine assists for 14 points … placed on the NCHC Academic All-Conference team … netted the game winning goal in the first regular season game for the RedHawks against Ohio State (Oct. 11) … his +3 plus/minus rating against Ohio State (Oct. 11) was a career high … shot the puck a total of 94 times, fifth most on the team …dished out two assists vs. Minnesota Duluth (Feb. 28).
One of five RedHawks to play in all 42 games ... scored 11 goals to go along with nine assists ... his 11 goals tied for third on the team while his 20 points were fifth ... recorded three assists against Colgate in the second game of the season (Oct. 13), his career high for points in a single game ... scored two goals against Alaska (Nov. 30) and Bowling Green (Jan. 25) ... six of his 13 career goals have come on the power play, including a team-high-tying five this season ... tallied three game-winning goals, tying for third on the team ... scored his first career short-handed goal Nov. 30 vs. Alaska ... totaled five multi-point games, including a goal and an assist Mar. 30 in an NCAA Tournament win over Minnesota State ... had four goals in four games (Jan. 25-Feb. 2) and scored goals in back-to-back games for first time in his career Feb. 1-2 vs. Alaska ... posted a +4 rating and blocked 29 shots ... committed nine penalties for 18 minutes.
Played in 18 games after suffering a leg injury in his first collegiate game (Oct. 8 vs. Bemidji State) that caused him to miss the first half of the year ... totaled five points on two goals and three assists ... scored first two career goals against Notre Dame (Feb. 18) ... registered assists in back-to-back games Jan. 14 against Lake Superior State and Jan. 21 against Western Michigan ... recorded first career point and assist Jan. 14 at LSSU ... one of his goals came on the power play ... called for just three penalties for six minutes ...blocked four shots.
Prior to Miami
Played in 116 games for the Tri-City Storm of the USHL over the last two seasons, totaling 21 goals and 20 assists ... served as an assistant captain for the Storm in 2010-11 ... last year, tied for seventh on the team with 25 points on 11 goals and 14 assists in 60 games ... scored four power play goals and two game-winning goals during his Storm career ... totaled 55 penalty minutes with Tri-City in two years ... played one year (2008-09) with the Cedar Rapids Roughriders of the USHL, playing in 57 games while notching five goals and 11 assists for 16 points.
Born April 22, 1991 in Lake Forest, Ill. ... son of Christy and John Murphy ... three older brothers attended Miami, with two, Andy Marsch ('99) and Ken Marsch ('02), playing hockey for the RedHawks ... a sport leadership and management major.