One of only six student-athletes to appear in all 44 of Denver's games during national title run... Recorded four multi-point games... Tallied first career multi-goal (2) game on Mar. 11 vs. Colorado College... One of Denver’s 16 Academic All-Conference Team members.
Made NCAA debut on Oct. 9 at Air Force... Scored first career NCAA goal on Oct. 16 vs. MSU... Fired season-high 4 SOG on Jan. 23 vs. Minnesota-Duluth.
Registered 19G-27A-46P in 117 career USHL games with Sioux Falls from 2013-15… Won Clark Cup in 2015, tallying 6G-4A-10P in 12 playoff appearances… Spent the 2012-13 season with the Calgary Royals (AMHL) where he registered 7G-16A-23P in 34 games played… Selected by the Stampede in Round 13 (194th Overall) of the 2013 USHL Entry Draft… Recorded 12G-18A-30P in 30 games played with CRAA Gold Minor Midget AAA (AMMHL) in 2011-12.
The son of Myles and Cathy O’Connor; brother of Owen (17)… Myles O’Connor appeared in 43 career NHL games with Anaheim and New Jersey, registering 3G-4A-7P-69PIM as a defenseman; he also tallied 30G-94A-124P-380PIM in 185 career AHL games (Utica), 4G-45A-49P-670PIM in 200 career IHL appearances (Cincinnati, Houston, San Diego) and 33G-105A-138P-353PIM in 156 career NCAA games (Michigan – Team Captain and First Team All-American, 1988-89)… Chose to attend Denver because of the hockey program’s excellent track record and high-quality coaching staff as well as the great academic opportunities and picturesque campus… Favorite movie is Step Brothers… Favorite TV show is Californication… Favorite video game is NHL 15… Favorite book is Boy on Ice (by John Branch)… Favorite pro sports team is the Calgary Flames… Enjoys playing golf and lacrosse… Favorite NHL player is Brandan Gallagher because he beat the odds to become an impact pro after being doubted early in his career… Has volunteered with Meals on Wheels as well as the Stampede Reading Program, the Stampede Blood Drive and misc. charitable endeavors in Sioux Falls.
M. Ice Hockey / 3/20/2018 Game Preview: Denver vs. Penn State
M. Ice Hockey / 3/19/2018 Denver Ranks No. 4/3 in Weekly Polls
M. Ice Hockey / 3/17/2018 Denver Tops St. Cloud State 4-1, Wins Frozen Faceoff
M. Ice Hockey / 3/16/2018 Denver Beats Minnesota Duluth 3-1, Advances to NCHC Championship
M. Ice Hockey / 3/15/2018 Henrik Borgström, Tanner Jaillet Win NCHC Awards
M. Ice Hockey / 3/14/2018 Henrik Borgström Named Hobey Baker Top-10 Finalist
M. Ice Hockey / 3/12/2018 Denver Ranks No. 5/4 in Weekly Polls
M. Ice Hockey / 03/11/2018 Denver Beats Colorado College 6-1, Advances to NCHC Semifinal Round
M. Ice Hockey / 03/10/2018 Denver Ties the Series, Beats Colorado College 3-2
M. Ice Hockey / 03/09/2018 Denver Falls to Colorado College, 2-0
M. Ice Hockey / 03/08/2018 Four Pioneers Named Finalists for NCHC Individual Awards
M. Ice Hockey / 03/08/2018 Tanner Jaillet Named Mike Richter Award Semifinalist
M. Ice Hockey / 03/07/2018 Four Student-Athletes Named to NCHC All-Conference Teams
M. Ice Hockey / 03/06/2018 Pioneers in the Pros: Alumni Report
M. Ice Hockey / 03/06/2018 Ian Mitchell Named to NCHC All-Rookie Team