3 Chris Student  
Chris Student

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Edina, Minn.

High School:
Benilde-St. Margaert's

Last College:
Northeastern University - Hockey East

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 173

Position:
Defense

Club:
Waterloo - USHL


02/14/2012

Weekend Preview: Bemidji State

Gophers host Beavers for two games this weekend

01/24/2012

Weekend Preview: St. Cloud State

Gophers face Huskies in home-and-home series

01/10/2012

Gopher Hockey Weekend Preview: North Dakota

Gophers jump back into WCHA play against North Dakota

01/03/2012

Weekend Preview: Notre Dame

Gophers host Irish in U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game

12/27/2011

Weekend Preview: Mariucci Classic

Minnesota welcomes Niagara, Northeastern and Princeton for annual tournament

Photo Gallery

2011-12 • Sophomore Season: Made his Gopher debut and played in his only game of the season against Notre Dame (1/7) • was his first collegiate hockey game in 672 days as he last played on March 6, 2010 as a Northeastern Husky against Boston University.

2010-11 • Sophomore Season: Missed the 2010-11 season due to NCAA transfer regulations.

2009-10 • Freshman Season: Tallied two assists in 24 games for Northeastern in 2009-10 • notched his first collegiate point with an assist on the Huskies' lone goal against Boston College (11/7) • had the game-winning assist against Dartmouth in the Ledyard Bank Classic (1/2).

International: Skated at USA Hockey National Select 16 and 17 Festivals.

High School: Played for Waterloo of the USHL in 2008-09 under coach P. K. O'Handley • scored two goals, 16 points, and had the third-highest plus/minus among USHL defensemen with a +28 rating • was a four-year letterwinner and three-year captain for Benilde-St. Margaret's under head coaches Ken Pauly and Larry Hendrickson • led the Red Knights to a Section 6AA title and a third-place finish in the state tournament in 2007-08 • was an all-conference honoree in his final three seasons and earned all-state honors in his final two seasons • won the team's best defenseman award three years in a row • holds the school's records for career assists (87) and single-season assists (49).

Personal: Plans to major in business marketing • hobbies include playing the guitar and drums • most memorable hockey thrill was playing in the Minnesota state hockey tournament • son of Richard and Sheila Student • born July 22, 1989.