33 Nick Kossoff
33 Nick Kossoff
Height: 6-2
Weight: 187
Year: Junior
Hometown: West Des Moines, Iowa
Position: Goaltender
Junior Team: Keystone (NAHL)
Shoots/Catches: Right
gp 26
gs 21
min 1345:27
ga 67
gaa 2.99
sv 688

Junior (2017-18): Suited up for 26 games while starting in 21 games. Ranked seventh in the WCHA for goals against average with a 2.99 GAA. Ranked fourth in the WCHA for saves percentage with a .911 SV%, holding a 7-12-2 record. (10/20) vs. No.1 ranked Denver, tied 3-3, faced 66 shots while saving 63. (12/30) vs. Arizona State, won 4-1 facing 49 shots and saving 48. (2/2) vs. Bemidji, won 2-0 stopped all 28 shots.

Sophomore (2016-17): An American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA) All-American Scholar and a WCHA Scholar-Athlete Award winner ... Recipient of team's Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award ... Generated a 2.44 goals-against average (four goals allowed) in two non-conference matchups to go with a .937 saves percentage (59 saves) in 98:13 minutes ... Made 82 saves with an .891 saves percentage and a 3.87 goals-against average (10 goals allowed) 154:57 minutes between the posts in five road outings ... Recorded a 3.87 goals-against average (four goals allowed) and a .846 saves percentage (22 saves) in his lone home appearance, which was as a starter ... Recorded a season game-high 31 saves in 39:06 minutes of playing time at Michigan Tech (3/3) in WCHA Playoff First-Round action ... Racked up a 28-saves effort in 59:07 minutes of action at Nebraska-Omaha (12/31) ... Stopped 22 shots on net in 62:03 minutes of action in his season debut versus Alaska (10/29) ... Picked up an assist at Alaska (2/17) ... Earned the starting nod against Alaska (10/29), at Ferris State (11/19), and at Nebraska-Omaha (12/31) ... Enjoyed his most productive month in March by turning aside all 31 shots faced in 39:06 minutes between the pipes.  

Freshman (2015-16): Appeared in 13 games (12 starts), finishing 3-8-1 with a 2.39 goals-against average, a .918 save percentage and three shutouts ... Posted his third career shutout with a28-save performance in a 3-0 victory over Brown (12/30) at Vermont's Catamount Cup ... Tallied 27 saves in a 1-1 overtime tie against Michigan Tech (12/11) ... Helped complete the road sweep while saving a career-high 36 shots in a 2-0 shutout at Alaska (12/5) ... Registered an assist for his first career point in a 3-2 overtime loss against Arizona State (11/14) ... Made 19 saves and recorded a shutout in his collegiate debut, marking the first LSSU goaltender ever to accomplish such a feat.

High School/Juniors: Played the 2014-15 season for the North American Hockey League's (NAHL) Keystone Ice Miners, located in Connellsville, Pa. ... Coached by Michael Gershon ... Posted a 14-10-0-2 record with a 2.21 goals-against average (59 goals allowed) and a .931 saves percentage (794 saves) in 28 appearances, which included 26 as a starter ... Selected Keystone's 2014-15 Rookie of the Year ... Concluded the 2014-15 campaign ranked third among the NAHL leaders in saves percentage and eighth in goals-against average ... Collected a league second-most tying six shutouts ... Made three 2015 NAHL Playoff appearances and compiled a 2.54 goals-against average (76 goals allowed) along with an .891 saves percentage (57 saves) in 165 minutes between the posts ... Spent the 2012-13 season with the T1EHL Colorado Thunderbirds U18 team producing a 2.54 goals-against average and a .900 saves percentage in 16 outings ... Turned in a 2.73 goals-against average to go with a .926 saves percentage in 20 contests for the Colorado Thunderbirds U18 squad in the 2013-14 campaign ... A 2014 graduate of Legend High School in Parker, Colo.

Personal: Son of Robin and Andy Kossoff ... Born in West Des Moines, Iowa ... Has an older sister ... Attended the NHL's Winnipeg Jets Development Camp in in the summer of 2016 ... Catches: Right ... Kinesiology major. 

 

Recent Games
Feb 2 at Bemidji State W, 2-0
Feb 3 at Bemidji State W, 2-0
Feb 9 at Alaska Anchorage W, 3-2
Feb 10 at Alaska Anchorage W, 2-1
Feb 23 at Ferris State L, 4-1
Feb 24 at Ferris State L, 4-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 26 19
Games started 21 16
Minutes 1345:27 981:55
Goals against 67 50
Goals-against average 2.99 3.06
Saves 688 454
Save pct .911 .901
Wins 7 5
Losses 12 10
Ties 2 1
Win pct .381 .344
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t
Oct 1 Laurentian W, 3-2 1 59:35 2 2.01 19 .905 0 0 0
Oct 6 Northern Michigan W, 5-3 1 60:00 3 3.00 33 .917 1 0 0
Oct 7 at Northern Michigan L, 4-1 1 59:44 3 3.01 25 .893 0 1 0
Oct 13 Michigan Tech L, 4-3 1 58:11 4 4.12 26 .867 0 1 0
Oct 14 Michigan Tech T, 2-2 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Denver T, 3-3 1 65:00 3 2.77 63 .955 0 0 1
Oct 21 at Denver L, 5-1 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Michigan State L, 4-3 1 58:48 4 4.08 37 .902 0 1 0
Oct 28 at Michigan State L, 6-0 0 20:00 1 3.00 9 .900 0 0 0
Nov 3 Alaska Anchorage W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Alaska Anchorage L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at Bowling Green State T, 2-2 1 64:31 2 1.86 34 .944 0 0 1
Nov 11 at Bowling Green State L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 at Alabama-Huntsville W, 3-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 26 .963 1 0 0
Nov 18 at Alabama-Huntsville L, 5-3 1 29:41 5 10.11 18 .783 0 1 0
Nov 25 USNTDP U-18 W, 6-0 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 1 Alaska L, 5-3 0 37:18 1 1.61 13 .929 0 0 0
Dec 2 Alaska W, 4-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 19 .950 1 0 0
Dec 8 Minnesota State L, 5-1 1 60:00 5 5.00 34 .872 0 1 0
Dec 9 Minnesota State L, 7-0 1 40:00 5 7.50 27 .844 0 1 0
Dec 15 at Michigan Tech L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 16 at Michigan Tech T, 3-3 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 29 vs. Robert Morris L, 5-0 0 40:00 2 3.00 19 .905 0 0 0
Dec 30 vs. Arizona St. W, 4-1 1 60:00 1 1.00 48 .980 1 0 0
Jan 5 Bemidji State L, 3-0 1 59:46 2 2.01 22 .917 0 1 0
Jan 6 Bemidji State L, 6-3 1 30:41 3 5.87 17 .850 0 1 0
Jan 12 Ferris State L, 4-0 0 36:52 1 1.63 11 .917 0 0 0
Jan 13 Ferris State W, 5-3 1 59:41 3 3.02 20 .870 1 0 0
Jan 19 at Northern Michigan L, 3-2 1 59:06 3 3.05 31 .912 0 1 0
Jan 20 at Northern Michigan L, 3-2 1 57:31 3 3.13 23 .885 0 1 0
Jan 26 Bowling Green State L, 5-3 1 39:58 5 7.51 21 .808 0 1 0
Jan 27 Bowling Green State L, 3-2 0 50:10 1 1.20 27 .964 0 0 0
Feb 2 at Bemidji State W, 2-0 1 60:00 0 0.00 28 1.000 1 0 0
Feb 3 at Bemidji State W, 2-0 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Alaska Anchorage W, 3-2 1 62:50 2 1.91 31 .939 1 0 0
Feb 10 at Alaska Anchorage W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Ferris State L, 4-1 1 55:39 3 3.23 26 .897 0 1 0
Feb 24 at Ferris State L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
2015-16 13 12 778:54 31 2.39 346 .918 3 8 1 .292
2016-17 6 3 217:00 14 3.87 104 .881 0 3 0 .000
2017-18 26 21 1345:27 67 2.99 688 .911 7 12 2 .381
2018-19 10 10 602:44 22 2.19 237 .915 7 2 1 .750
Total 55 46 2944:05 134 2.73 1375 .911 17 25 4 .413
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% w l t win %
Total 26 21 1345:27 67 2.99 688 .911 7 12 2 .381
Conference 19 16 981:55 50 3.06 454 .901 5 10 1 .344
Exhibition 1 1 59:35 2 2.01 19 .905 0 0 0 -
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Home 12 9 592:37 34 3.44 270 .888 3 6 0 .333
Away 12 11 652:50 30 2.76 351 .921 3 6 2 .364
Neutral 2 1 100:00 3 1.80 67 .957 1 0 0 1.000
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Wins 7 7 422:31 11 1.56 205 .949 7 0 0 1.000
Losses 17 12 793:25 51 3.86 386 .883 0 12 0 .000
Ties 2 2 129:31 5 2.32 97 .951 0 0 2 .500
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October 6 5 321:43 18 3.36 193 .915 1 3 1 .300
November 3 3 154:12 8 3.11 78 .907 1 1 1 .500
December 6 4 297:18 15 3.03 160 .914 2 2 0 .500
January 8 6 393:45 21 3.20 172 .891 1 5 0 .167
February 3 3 178:29 5 1.68 85 .944 2 1 0 .667