A skilled offensive player, who’s capable of being one of the CCHA’s top scorers . . . Recovery from offseason surgery will dictate performance level . . . Will be looked to for added offensive output this season due to heavy graduation losses to the front unit . . . Shows excellent puckhandling skills and displays good vision of the ice . . . Fluid skater . . . Will contend for action in power-play opportunities . . . Versatile and can play either at wing or center . . . Diligent worker at both ends of the rink.
Totaled a squad sixth-place best 15 points in 31 contests . . . Tallied a hat trick (3-0=3) and was +3 in 5-2 win over Bowling Green State (2/17) . . . Turned in three points (1-2=3) vs. Ohio State (2/3) . . . Ranked tied for fifth on team with four multi-point outings . . . Had a goal and an assist vs. Western Michigan (10/21) . . . Tallied the game-winner with 1:27 left in 2-1 win over nationally-ranked Michigan State (2/13) . . . Picked up a pair of assists at Lake Superior State (3/3) in game two of CCHA Tourney First-Round series . . . Racked up a season-best eight points (6-2=8) in as many February games.
Played in all team’s 40 contests . . . His 22 points ranked sixth in team scoring while tying for fifth with 10 goals . . . Tallied two goals apiece both against Western Michigan (11/11 and 2/3) . . . Totaled three points (2-1=3) at Western Michigan (2/3) . . . His five multi-point games tied for fourth on the team . . . Had six points (4-2=6) in a three-game span (11/5-11) with two points in each contest . . . Posted eight points (4-4=8) in nine November games and seven points (2-5=7) in eight February outings . . . Tallied the game-winner at Denver (12/31) in Wells Fargo Denver Cup . . . Turned in a four-game (2/10-18) point string with an assist in each outing . . . 72.7% (16-22) of his season’s points were in league contests.
Competed in 36 of 39 games . . . Shared FSU’s Plus/Minus Award after a team-best tying +6 rating. . . Finished ninth on the squad’s top scorers list while recording the second-highest points total among Bulldog rookies . . . Tied for fifth place with three multiple-point games . . . First multi-point outing (1-1=2) was against Ohio State (10/15) . . . Picked up a helper vs. Colgate (10/8) in his debut . . . Nine of his 12 points (75%) were in CCHA play.
Spent 2003-04 with the Des Moines (Iowa) Buccaneers of the United States Hockey League and was coached by Bob Ferguson . . . Named squad’s 2003-04 Rookie of the Year with 46 points (22-24=46) in 54 contests . . . Finished 2003-04 regular season tied for 21st in league scoring and was in a 13th-place tie among the USHL’s top goal scorers . . . 2002-03 Little Caesar’s Midget Major MVP . . . Racked up 160 points (64-96=160) in 85 total outings from 2002-03 as Little Caesar’s went 63-17-5 overall . . . A 2003 graduate of Livonia Stevenson High School . . . Prepped by Ed Shepier.
Son of Steve and Gayle Miller . . . Born 11/21/84 in Livonia, Mich. . . . Father is an iron worker and mother a teacher . . . Has an older sister and a younger brother . . . Shoots: Left . . . FSU Letters: Three . . . Majoring in small business entrepreneurship.