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02/24/2016

Irish Hockey and Edina: The Tradition Continues

Notre Dame has drawn an impressive array of talent through its pipeline from Minneapolis suburb to South Bend.

02/23/2016

Irish Hockey and Edina: Passing On A Tradition

No fewer than 24 Edina natives have come to Notre Dame to play or coach hockey for the Fighting Irish, including five members of this year's squad.

04/07/2013

Anders Lee Named Hockey's Most Valuable Player At 2013 Awards Banquet

Eric Johnson, Mike Johnson, Mario Lucia, Robbie Russo and Peter Schneider also receive end-of-season awards.

03/30/2013

Irish Hockey Season Comes To An End In 5-1 Loss To St. Cloud State

Notre Dame falls to the Huskies in the semifinals of the NCAA Midwest Regional.

03/27/2013

Irish Open NCAA Midwest Regional Play On Saturday Versus St. Cloud State

Notre Dame makes its sixth appearance all-time in the NCAA Hockey Championship.

02/26/2012

HKY: Irish Shutout Spartans

Notre Dame defeats Michigan State 2-0 behind great goaltending from Summerhays.

03/30/2013

Notre Dame Men's Ice Hockey falls to St. Cloud State on 03-30-2013

Notre Dame Men's Ice Hockey falls to St. Cloud State on 03-30-2013.

03/24/2013

Notre Dame Men's Ice Hockey wins CCHA Championship over Michigan on 03-24-2013

Notre Dame Men's Ice Hockey wins CCHA Championship over Michigan on 03-24-2013.

03/23/2013

Notre Dame Men's Ice Hockey v Ohio State on 03-23-2013

Notre Dame Men's Ice Hockey take down Ohio State 3-1 in the CCHA Semifinals at Joe Lewis Arena on 03-23-2013.

03/16/2013

03-16-2013 Notre Dame Men's Ice Hockey vs Bowing Green

Notre Dame Men's Ice Hockey wins advance to the CCHA Semifinals at Joe Lewis Arena after defeating Bowing Green 4-3.

03/02/2013

Hockey vs. Bowling Green- Senior Night

The Irish hockey team was victorious over Bowling Green at the Compton Family Ice Arena on March 2nd on senior night.

Earned a pair of monograms while playing hockey at Notre Dame ... hard-working, reliable forward who always played within the system ... played in 25 games as a senior, scoirng his first career goal (a game winner) with four assists for five points ... for his career, played in 74 career games with one goal and nine assists for 10 points ... joined the Notre Dame roster after playing one season in the United States Hockey League (USHL) for the Tri-City Storm ... was originally drafted by the Waterloo Black Hawks in the seventh round (76th overall) of the 2007 USHL Draft and his rights were traded to Tri-City ... following in his father's footsteps as Kevin Nugent, Sr., played for the Irish from 1974-78, playing in 131 games for Lefty Smith, scoring 54 goals with 75 assists for 129 career points to rank 25th on all-time points list... one of three Notre Dame hockey players to follow in their father's footsteps by playing hockey for the Irish.

AS A SENIOR: Played in 25 games in 2012-13, scoring a goal with four assists for five points ... was +2 on the year and had three penalties for six minutes ... goal was the first of his career and was game winner on Jan. 26 in 5-2 win over Ferris State ... had first multiple-point game of career in that game, adding an assist for two points on the night ... had a two-game point streak early in the season with assists in each game of a weekend sweep at Northern Michigan (Oct. 26-27) ... played in three postseason games and had one assist.

AS A JUNIOR: Played in 26 of Notre Dame's 40 games in 2011-12 ... recorded three assists for three points ... had four penalties for eight minutes ... was -1 on the year ... notched first point of the year when he set up a Nick Larson goal in 4-1 win at Lake Superior State (Nov. 25) ... second assist came at Alaska on Jan. 28 when Nugent carried the puck into the Nanook zone before setting up Stephen Johns for final Notre Dame goal in 4-2 win ... stole an errant Michigan State pass before setting up freshman Peter Schneider for second goal of the game in 2-0 shutout of Michigan State on Feb. 24 ... saw action in all four postseason games without picking up a point.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Saw action in six games during the 2010-11 campaign ... had one assist for one point ... had one penalty for two minutes ... was +3 on the year ... saw first action of the season against Michigan State (Nov. 19) ... also saw action versus Northern Michigan, Canisius, Alaska, Ohio State and Miami ... assisted on lone Irish goal in 4-1 loss to Alaska at the Joyce Center (Jan. 15) ... did not play in any postseason games.

AS A FRESHMAN: Saw action in 17 games during his rookie year ... picked up one assist for one point ... had no penalties on the year and was -2 ... recorded eight shots on goal ... made first appearance in the lineup versus Alabama-Huntsville (Oct. 10), registering one shot on goal ... picked up first career point when he helped set up Patrick Gaul's first collegiate goal in the 6-1 win at Lake Superior State (Jan. 22) ... had a career-high two shots on goal versus Ohio State (Oct. 31) ... did not play in any postseason games.

PREP & PERSONAL: Graduated from Taft Prep School in Watertown, Conn. ... attended New Canaan High School in New Canaan, Conn., for three years ... played one season in the USHL for the Tri-City Storm ... was seventh on the 2008-09 Storm roster in scoring with nine goals and 12 assists for 21 points ... had two power-play goals on the year with 12 minutes in penalties ... played the `07-'08 season at the Taft Prep School in Watertown, Conn. ... served as team captain while scoring 11 goals with 22 assists for 33 points in 32 games ... in three seasons at New Canaan, scored 41 goals and 55 assists for 96 points in 50 games ... team advanced to state high school semi-finals in `03-'04 and `04-'05 and the finals of the `05-'06 tournament ... served as team captain in his final year ... played for Team New England at 2006 USA Select 17's ... served as captain of Mid-Fairfield Midget AAA squads that represented New England region at `07 and '08 U.S. national championship tournament .... son of Kevin and Teri Nugent ... full name is Kevin Patrick Nugent ... has two sisters, Kristen and Kaitlin and one brother, Kris ... sister, Kristen `05 and father, Kevin `78 are Notre Dame graduates ... born in New Canaan, Conn. ... graduated from Notre Dame in May of 2013 with a degree in marketing from the Mendoza College of Business.

Nugent's Career Statistics

Year GP G A Pts Shots Sh Pct. P/Min PPG SHG GWG +/-
2009-10 17 0 1 1 8 .000 0/0 0 0 0 -2
2010-11 6 0 1 1 8 .000 1/2 0 0 0 +3
2011-12 26 0 3 3 21 .000 4/8 0 0 0 -1
2012-13 25 1 4 5 13 .027 3/6 0 0 1 +2
Totals 74 1 9 10 50 .020 8/16 0 0 1 +2

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Kevin Nugent
Kevin  Nugent

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
New Canaan, CT

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200

Position:
Right Wing

Previous Team:
Tri-City Storm (USHL)

Event Calendar

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October 1
5:05 PM
USNTDP
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
October 6
7:35 PM
Alabama-Huntsville
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
October 7
7:05 PM
Alabama-Huntsville
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
October 13
7:35 PM
Denver
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
October 14
7:05 PM
Denver
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
October 19
7:35 PM
Sacred Heart
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
October 20
7:35 PM
Sacred Heart
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
October 26
7:35 PM
Nebraska-Omaha
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
October 27
7:35 PM
Nebraska-Omaha
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
November 3
7:05 PM
Ohio State
Columbus, OH (Value City Arena)
November 4
7:05 PM
Ohio State
Columbus, OH (Value City Arena)
November 10
7:35 PM
Penn State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
November 11
7:05 PM
Penn State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
November 17
7:05 PM
RPI
Troy, NY (Houston Field House)
November 18
7:05 PM
RPI
Troy, NY (Houston Field House)
November 24
7:35 PM
Minnesota
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
November 25
7:05 PM
Minnesota
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
December 1
7:05 PM
Michigan State
East Lansing, MI (Munn Ice Arena)
December 2
7:05 PM
Michigan State
East Lansing, MI (Munn Ice Arena)
December 8
8:05 PM
Wisconsin
Madison, WI (LaBahn Arena)
December 9
8:05 PM
Wisconsin
Madison, WI (LaBahn Arena)
January 5
7:05 PM
Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI (Yost Ice Arena)
January 7
5:05 PM
Michigan
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
January 19
7:35 PM
Wisconsin
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
January 20
7:05 PM
Wisconsin
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
January 26
8:05 PM
Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN (Mariucci Arena)
January 27
8:05 PM
Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN (Mariucci Arena)
February 2
7:05 PM
Penn State
State College, PA (Pegula Ice Arena)
February 3
7:05 PM
Penn State
State College, PA (Pegula Ice Arena)
February 9
7:35 PM
Ohio State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
February 10
7:05 PM
Ohio State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
February 16
7:35 PM
Michigan
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
February 18
5:05 PM
Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI (Yost Ice Arena)
February 23
7:35 PM
Michigan State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
February 24
7:05 PM
Michigan State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
March 2
TBA
Big Ten Tournament First Round
Campus Sites
March 10
TBA
Big Ten Tournament Semifinals
Campus Sites
March 17
TBA
Big Ten Tournament Championship
Campus Sites
March 23
TBA
NCAA Regional
Regional Sites
April 5
TBA
NCAA Frozen Four
St. Paul, MN (Xcel Energy Center)
April 7
TBA
NCAA Championship
St. Paul, MN (Xcel Energy Center)

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