Vinni Lettieri leads all active Gophers in scoring against Michigan with 13 points (six goals, seven assists) including his first career hat trick earlier this year as Minnesota swept the Wolverines at Mariucci Arena.
Bristedt, who found the net shorthanded, on the power play and at even strength on Saturday, was one of eight Gophers to tally points in the victory.
A native of Chanhassen, Minn., Reilly has collected 53 points (23 goals, 30 assists) in 114 career games with the Gophers.
The junior forward scored his second goal of the night 1:57 into overtime as the Gophers rallied from a three-goal deficit.
The Big Ten Goaltender of the Year made 14 saves in the season-opening win.
2015-16 | REDSHIRT JUNIOR SEASON
Alternate captain • skated in all 37 games for the Gophers • posted a career high 20 points (six goals, 14 assists) including a seven-game point streak -- the second longest streak of his career • scored the game-winning goal in a 3-1 victory over Michigan State on Jan. 16 for his second-career deciding goal • matched his career-long goal-scoring streak of three from Jan. 23-Jan. 31 • team was 12-4-0 when he notched a point • Academic All-Big Ten • earned third letter.
2014-15 | REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE SEASON
Appeared in 24 games in his third campaign with the Gophers • totaled 16 points with 11 goals and 5 assists • was leading the team in goals when he suffered a season-ending injury • tallied a power-play goal and an assist in a win over RPI • added a goal in a 5-3 victory over Bemidji State • scored a goal in a 4-3 overtime victory over SCSU • added an assist in a 5-0 victory over Notre Dame • notched his fourth goal of the season in a 6-2 road victory over Boston College • added an assist on a Kyle Rau power play goal in a 3-2 loss to Northeastern • netted a power-play goal in a 5-0 victory over Michigan State • tallied his first career two-goal game while also notching an assist for a new career high in a 3-3 tie at Michigan State • netted a goal against Merrimack and an assist against RIT during the Mariucci Classic • tacked on two more goals in a weekend road series at Michigan • added his 11th goal of the season and an assist in a 5-2 victory over Wisconsin • notched an assist during a 4-4 tie at Wisconsin • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • earned second letter.
2013-14 | REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON
Played in 37 games during the 2013-14 season including all four games in the NCAA tournament • recorded 12 points over the campaign with six goals and six assists • made his college debut • made his collegiate debut in a 3-2 win over UNH as the Gophers captured the Ice Breaker Tournament title • recorded his first career points with a goal and an assist at Bemidji State in a 6-3 victory • scored in four of five games to start November including goals in wins against Minnesota State and Wisconsin • added his fourth goal of the season in a 6-2 win over RPI and followed up with an assist in a 3-2 win at Penn State • totaled two points in a home sweep over Michigan including the game-winning goal in a 4-1 win for the series finale • posted his first career two-point game in a 5-1 win at Ohio State with a goal and an assist • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • earned first letter.
2012-13 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Did not see action as a freshman after suffering an injury • redshirted.
Helped the BCHL's Penticton Vees set a North American junior hockey record with a 42-game win streak en route to RBC Cup and Doyle Cup championships under head coach Fred Harbinson in 2011-12 • was a teammate of brothers and Gophers Connor and Ryan • BCHL Interior Conference Second All-Star Team selection • finished seventh in the BCHL in scoring with 86 regular-season points • named Vees' Player of the Month in November • in 2010-11, skated for USHL's Sioux Falls Stampede under head coach and former Gopher Kevin Hartzell • was joined by brother Ryan and Minnesota players Christian Isackson and Kyle Rau (Rau joined the team after the high school season ended) • was third on the Stampede in scoring during the regular season with 39 points • played three seasons of prep hockey for the Academy of Holy Angels under coach Greg Trebil • was the team's captain, leading scorer, and Team MVP in 2009-10 • was a three-time All-Missota Conference honoree and was honorable mention all-state in his senior season.
Plans to major in business/finance • graduated from the Academy of Holy Angels in 2010 and earned multiple Academic Achievement Awards • hobbies include golfing, water sports, and playing the acoustic guitar • most memorable sports thrill was winning the RBC Cup with the Penticton Vees in 2011-12 • twin brother, Ryan, played for the Gophers as did younger brother, Mike • sister, Shannon, played hockey at Ohio State from 2006-10 • younger sister, Caitlin, plays hockey for the Gopher women • son of Mike and Lisa Reilly • father, Mike, played college hockey at Colorado College from 1976-78 and at Minnesota from 1979-81 and was drafted by the Montreal Canadiens in 1977 • born Oct. 1, 1991.
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