College hockey in the state of Michigan is pretty ridiculous right now. Going into this weekend, six teams from the state were ranked in the top 20: UM, Western, LSSU, Ferris, Northern, and Michigan Tech.
"He makes it really easy on you as a coach because he has tremendous football instincts," Michigan tight ends coach Jay Harbaugh said. "Things come really naturally to him. He doesn't have to see things too many times. He has a good sense for how things should look and feel, and he's a tough, physical guy."