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Forward Tyler Motte talks about his development on the ice, what he enjoys to do off the ice and why he models his game after the Minnesota Wild's Zach Parise.
U-M used a three-goal first period to earn a 6-0 victory over RPI and a series sweep.
Michigan scored twice in the final minutes to stun RPI.
Michigan scored five third-period goals in an 8-1 win over Penn State.
Through the 2014-15 Season
Sophomore (2014-15) ... In 35 games, notched a career best 31 points (9G, 22A), finishing third on the team in assists, and fourth in points...Led all Michigan forwards with 43 blocked shots...Notched two assists in B1G Semis vs. MSU (3/20)...Scored EN goal at MSU (3/13)...Added assist at Penn State (3/7)...Notched assist at Penn State (3/6)...Added assist vs. Wisconsin (2/28)...Notched goal at OSU (2/20)...Recorded assist against MSU at Hockey City Classic (2/7)...Added assist at Wisconsin (1/24)...Notched assist at Wisconsin (1/23)...Recorded first career two-goal game (2G, A) at OSU (1/16)...Added two assists against No. 9 Minnesota (1/10)...Notched two assists against Minnesota on 1/9...Notched four assists against Ohio State on 12/5, the most by a Wolverine since 2/13/09 (Aaron Palushaj)...Recorded three assists against RPI (11/29)...Scored game-tying goal against RPI (11/28)...Scored GWG against Penn State (11/22)...Added assist against AIC on 11/15...Recorded a goal against AIC on 11/14...Added assist against Michigan Tech (11/1)...Notched goal at UMass-Lowell on 10/24...Made season debut at Ferris State (10/4), recording a goal....Notched two goals against U.S. NTDP U-18 Team (10/6).
Freshman (2013-14) ... In 34 games, recorded 18 points (9G, 9A), second among Michigan freshmen ... Finished tied for fourth on the team with a plus-9 rating and had 29 blocked shots ... Added two power play goals and two game-winning goals ... Named Big Ten Second Star (10/20 and 11/26) ... Tallied two assists vs. Minnesota on 3/15 ... Recorded an assist vs. Minnesota on 3/15 ... Registered a goal in each game in the series vs. Penn State(Feb. 21-22) ... Recorded a goal in each game in the weekend series vs. Wisconsin (Jan. 30-Feb. 1) ... Registered an assist vs. Wisconsin on 1/10 ... Led the team with five shots on goal and added an assist against Ferris State on 12/11 ... Scored a goal and registered an assist for a team-high three points vs. Niagara on 11/22 ... Registered his fourth goal of the season on 10/25/13 vs. Boston University ... Awarded Big Ten Second Star honors for the week ending Oct. 20 ... Registered two goals in the series against UNH (Oct. 18-19), including a power play goal on 10/18 and the overtime game-winner on 10/19 ... Scored first career goal vs RIT (Oct. 12) ... Recipient of the Joe Lunghamer Hockey Scholarship.
Junior Team ... Played for the United States National Team Development Program (USNTDP) Under-18 team in 2012-13 ... Recorded 25 goals and 16 assists in 53 games in 2012-13 ... Helped Team USA earn a silver medal at the Under-18 World Junior Championships.
Personal ... Born March 10, 1995 ... Son of Steve and Nancy Motte ... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology ... A Sport Management major ... Graduated from Pioneer High School ... Older brother, C.J. Motte is a senior goaltender for Ferris State ... Motte played junior hockey on the U.S. NTDP U-18 Team with current teammates Evan Allen and JT Compher. In 2013-14, the three were paired on the same forward line for Michigan at the beginning of the season ... Selected by the Chicago Blackhawks in the fourth round, 121st overall, of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft
Motte's Career Highlights
Most, Game:n4, 12/5/14 vs. OSU (4a)
Multi-Point Games: 2, last 2/7/14 vs. Penn State
Streak: 4 games, 10/12-10/25/13 (4g)
First: 10/12/13 vs. RIT (g)
Most, Game:n2, 1/16/15 at OSU
Multi-Goal Games: To Come
Streak: 4 games, 10/12-10/25/13 (4g)
Game Winners: 2, (11/22/13 vs. Niagara and 10/19/13 vs. UNH)
Most, Game:n4, 12/5/14 vs. OSU
Multi-Assist Games: 3, last - 3/15/14 vs. Minnesota (2a)
Streak: 2 games, 3/14-3/15/14 (3a)
First: 11/22/13 vs. Niagara
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