An active skater . . . Exceptionally strong . . . A well-conditioned athlete . . . Regarded as a cycler with great ability to finish . . . Hopes to increase productivity this season after up-and-down 2006-07 campaign . . . Possesses an excellent shot and a quick release . . . Has a nice scoring touch . . . Has potential to be a highly-capable goal scorer . . . His style of play fits well within the confines of Ferris’ rink . . . Willing to sacrifice body in creating scoring opportunities.
Skated in 34 of squad’s 39 games . . . Ranked 15th among team’s points leaders and third in rookie scoring . . . Notched a season-high three points (1-2=3) vs. Union (10/7) in season-opening series finale, including his first collegiate lamplighter . . . Generated five points (2-3=5) in his first four appearances . . . Registered a lamplighter in home outings vs. Mercyhurst (10/14) and Michigan (11/17) with the latter occurring on a power play . . . Had an assist apiece against Mercyhurst (10/13) and at Northern Michigan (1/6) along with back-to-back league home contests vs. Michigan State (2/13) and Bowling Green State (2/16) . . . Garnered a personal season-best +1 efficiency rating in seven outings . . . Tied for 12th on the squad with four power-play points (2-2=4) . . . Compiled a season-high five points (2-3=5) in eight October encounters.
Skated the last two seasons (2004-05 and 2005-06) with the Nanaimo (British Columbia) Clippers of the British Columbia Hockey League (BCHL) . . . Coached by Bill Bestwick . . . Recorded a team-high 81 points on a squad-best 42 goals and 39 assists in 64 2005-06 season contests as the Clippers captured their second consecutive BCHL Island Division regular-season title en route to a 44-12-0 campaign . . . Scored 11 power-play goals and six short-handed markers in 2005-06 . . . Voted the Clippers’ 2005-06 Most Valuable Player . . . Finished 18th in league scoring for the 2005-06 campaign and was 12th in the previous season (2004-05) with a team third-place 82 points total in 74 overall encounters . . . Generated a squad-best 47 goals with 35 helpers as Nanaimo registered a 48-9-0 overall record for the 2004-05 season . . . Tallied a squad-high tying 16 power-play goals and one short-handed lamplighter . . . Holds team single-season record for most short-handed goals . . . Played for the Merritt (British Columbia) Centennials of the BCHL in 2003-04 and had 64 points with 22 goals and 42 assists in 60 games . . . A 2003 graduate of Sa-Hali Secondary School in Kamloops, British Columbia.
Son of Al and Lyn Riley . . . Born 11/1/85 in Kamloops, British Columbia . . . Both parents are realtors . . . Has an older brother . . . Nickname is “Riles” . . . Enjoys water sports and playing cards . . . FSU Letters: One . . . Shoots: Right . . . Business Administration major.