21 Jake Hansen  
Jake Hansen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
White Bear Lake, Minn.

High School:
White Bear Lake

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 191

Position:
Forward

Club:
Sioux Falls - USHL


04/05/2012

Minnesota's NCAA Tournament Run Ends

The Gophers outshot Boston College 31-25, but fell 6-1 in the national semifinal

04/02/2012

Frozen Four Preview: Minnesota vs. Boston College

Gophers face Eagles in national semifinal

03/24/2012

Gophers Advance, Top Terriers 7-3

Second-seeded Minnesota will face North Dakota in the NCAA quarterfinal on Sunday at 4:30 p.m.

03/20/2012

Weekend Preview: NCAA West Regional

Gophers face Boston University in NCAA tournament

03/16/2012

Third Period Dooms Minnesota In Final Five

Gophers find out NCAA tournament fate on Sunday

03/25/2012

Men's Hockey vs UND NCAA West Regional 03.25.12

Men's Hockey vs UND NCAA West Regional 03.25.12

03/24/2012

Men's Hockey vs Boston U NCAA Regional 03.24.12

Men's Hockey vs Boston U NCAA Regional 03.24.12

01/20/2012

Jan. 20, 2012: Colorado College at Minnesota

Jan. 20, 2012: Colorado College at Minnesota

12/30/2011

Mariucci Classic: Minnesota vs Niagara 12.30.2011

Mariucci Classic: Minnesota vs Niagara 12.30.2011

Photo Galleryl Jake Hansen Q&A

2011-12 • Senior Season: Has set a career high in goals (15), assists (22) and points (37) while playing in 42 games • tied for sixth on the team with a +18 rating • second on the team in penalties (28) and penalty minutes (56) • fourth on the team in power-play goals (6) • team is 18-8-0 when he records a point • began the year with a six-game point streak (3g-8a) from Oct. 7-Oct. 23 • enters the Frozen Four on six-game (4g-3a) point streak • made his season debut against Sacred Heart (10/7) and had two points (1g-1a) • had a career-high four assists against Sacred Heart (10/8) • scored one goal at Minnesota Duluth (10/15) • dished out two assists against Vermont (10/21) • had one goal against Vermont (10/23) • credited with six penalty minutes against North Dakota (11/4) • had one goal at Wisconsin (11/11) • recorded one goal against St. Cloud State (11/19) • registered one goal against Minnesota State (12/2) • scored two goals against Michigan Tech (12/10) • had three points (1g-2a) including the game-winning goal against Niagara (12/30) • recorded two points (1g-1a) in 2-1 win against St. Cloud State (1/27) • took nine shots and had two points (1g-1a) against Bemidji State (2/18) • scored Minnesota's first goal in a 7-3 win against Alaska Anchorage (3/10) in Game 2 of the first round of the WCHA playoffs • scored two goals against Boston University (3/24) in the NCAA West Regional semifinals.

2010-11 • Junior Season: Skated in 35 games and had 20 points (11g-9a) • was fourth on the team in goals (11) and tied for sixth on the team in points (20) • tied for second on the team in power-play goals (6) • had a point in 15 of 35 games • never went more than four games without a point • team was 7-4-4 when he had a point • had four multiple-point games and two multiple-goal games • made season debut against Massachusetts (10/8) • scored his first goal of the year versus Nebraska-Omaha (10/15) • had six points (2g-4a) in seven games from Oct. 30-Nov. 28 • had one assist at Colorado College (10/30) • was +1 and had one assist against Wisconsin (11/6) • recorded first multiple-goal game of his career when he scored two power-play goals, including the game-winner, at Michigan Tech (11/19) • had one assist against Michigan State (11/26) and Michigan (11/28) • tallied his fourth goal of the season in a 2-2 tie against No. 2 Minnesota-Duluth (12/12) • recorded his second multiple-point game of the season (fourth of his career) with one goal and one assist against Ferris State (1/1) • scored his sixth goal of the season and picked up six penalty minutes in 3-2 win at No. 2 North Dakota (1/14) • was +2 and had one goal and one assist against Alaska Anchorage (1/28) • had two goals and one assist against Michigan Tech (2/26) • scored on a penalty shot against Alaska Anchorage (3/11) • was Minnesota's first penalty shot attempt and conversion since Phil Kessel against Minnesota State (10/21/05).

2009-10 • Sophomore Season: Competed in 38 of team's 39 games, scoring his seven goals over seven different contests • three of his seven goals were the first goal of the game • notched goals in consecutive games against Bemidji State (11/15) and Minnesota Duluth (11/20) • scored team's lone goal in a 3-1 loss to Minnesota State (12/4) • posted the game's first goal on a power play at the 5:56 mark of the opening period in a 3-2 win at Michigan Tech (12/12) • opened the scoring in a 5-2 win over Harvard (1/8) • scored in a 4-3 loss at St. Cloud State • tied the game in the first period with the team's lone goal in a 4-1 WCHA playoff loss at North Dakota (3/14) • had an assist in the second game of the playoff series at North Dakota (3/13) • played both left wing and right wing and appeared on all four lines during the season • named to the WCHA All-Academic team • earned his second letter.

2008-09 • Freshman Season: Played in 33 games • all seven points came in a nine-game stretch from 12/13-1/30 • collected two assists in win at St. Cloud State (1/17) • scored the game-winning goal in 4-1 win over Colorado College (12/13) • notched a power play goal in loss at Minnesota State (1/30) • had assists in each game of Dodge Holiday Classic (1/2-3) • finished with a plus-three rating in wins over Brown (1/2) and St. Cloud State (1/17) • played right wing on second through fourth lines • earned his first letter.

International: Participated in the U.S. national junior evaluation camp in August 2008.

High School: Played two seasons with the Sioux Falls Stampede of the USHL • ranked second on the team and ninth in the league in scoring during 2007-08 season with 31-27--58 over 60 games • named second-team all-USHL • appeared in the final 15 games of the 2006-07 regular season • appeared in seven of the team's eight playoff games in 2006-07 as squad captured Clark Cup national championship • collected two assists during the team's playoff run, including an assist in the title game • totaled 28-43--71 in 25 games during 2006-07 high school season at White Bear Lake, earning Minneapolis Star-Tribune first-team all-metro honors • head coach was Tim Sager • selected to honorable mention all-state team while ranking 13th in the state and third in Class AA in scoring • drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the third round of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.

Personal: Business and Marketing Education major • uncle John Hansen played hockey at Bemidji State from 1979-81 • lists golf and fishing as hobbies • most memorable thrill was winning Clark Cup • son of Jim and Lora Hansen • born August 21, 1989.