5 Chris Buchanan
5 Chris Buchanan
Height: 6-0
Weight: 200
Year: Jr
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
Position: D
Previous Team: Fargo Force (USHL)
gp 32
p 6
g 3
a 3
pim 67
+/- +4

2015-16: Played in 37 games … blocked a team-best 71 shots … recorded two goals and five assists during the season … finished with a +2 rating … had an assist in in 6-2 win over Army West Point at the Barclays Center Nov. 1 … netted the lone goal in 1-1 tie with Holy Cross Dec. 11 … scored one goal and had two assists in team’s 5-3 win at Air Force Jan. 3 … recorded a season best +4 rating in 5-5 tie with AIC Jan. 23.

2014-15: Played in 36 games … +4 on the season with a team-best 62 blocked shots … had a 1-8-9 scoring line … made his collegiate debut in season opener at Quinnipiac and had an assist  (Oct. 11 ) … blocked a season-high six shots vs. Mercyhurst (Nov. 14) … scored first career goal and had an assist in 5-4 victory over Mercyhurst Nov. 15 … notched an assist in 2-1 win over RIT (Jan. 23) … had an assist in game two win over Mercyhurst in AHC Playoffs (March 14).

Before Bentley: Played three seasons of junior hockey, the last two with the Fargo Force of the USHL (2012-14) … played in 84 games over two seasons with the Force … had a 3-5-8 scoring line in 2013-14 and a 0-7-7 line in 2012-13 … served as Fargo’s assistant captain for the 13-14 season … started his junior career with the Alaska Avalanche of the NAHL, and played in 47 games during the 2011-12 season.

Personal: Majoring in finance … graduated from Leland High School in 2012 … age as of Oct. 15: 22 … son of Andy Buchanan and Lila Mizgorski … has three siblings, Eric (30), Alex (24) and Sean (24).

Recent Games
Feb 25 Holy Cross T, 2-2
Mar 3 Sacred Heart L, 4-1
Mar 4 Sacred Heart W, 5-2
Mar 5 Sacred Heart W, 3-2
Mar 10 at Air Force L, 4-0
Mar 11 at Air Force L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 23
Points 6 5
Goals 3 2
Assists 3 3
PIM 67 27
+/- +4 -1
Power-play goals 0 0
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 15 14
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 1 1
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 45 31
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 8 at New Hampshire W, 5-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 14 Northeastern T, 1-1 - 0 0 0 16 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 15 at Northeastern L, 7-3 - 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 21 at Air Force L, 5-2 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 22 at Air Force W, 6-1 - 0 0 0 2 +3 0 0 0 0 0 2
Oct 28 Rochester Inst. L, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Oct 29 Rochester Inst. L, 6-3 - 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 8 at American Int'l T, 2-2 - 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 10 at American Int'l T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 5 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 18 Mercyhurst L, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 19 Mercyhurst W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 26 at Harvard L, 5-2 - 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Dec 2 at Canisius L, 4-3 1 0 2 2 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 3 at Canisius T, 3-3 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 9 Robert Morris W, 4-3 1 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Dec 10 Robert Morris L, 4-1 1 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 30 at Vermont L, 7-1 - 0 0 0 20 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 31 at Vermont L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 Army West Point W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 6 Army West Point T, 5-5 1 1 0 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 1
Jan 13 at Niagara W, 6-3 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 14 at Niagara L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Sacred Heart W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 Sacred Heart L, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 at Rochester Inst. W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 28 at Rochester Inst. W, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 Air Force L, 6-1 - 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 4 Air Force L, 5-1 - 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 10 at Robert Morris W, 3-0 1 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 11 at Robert Morris T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 17 Sacred Heart W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 18 at Sacred Heart L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 24 Holy Cross L, 5-4 1 0 0 0 2 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 25 Holy Cross T, 2-2 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 3 Sacred Heart L, 4-1 1 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Mar 4 Sacred Heart W, 5-2 - 1 0 1 0 +4 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 5 Sacred Heart W, 3-2 - 0 0 0 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 10 at Air Force L, 4-0 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 11 at Air Force L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2014-15 36 1 8 9 23 +5 0 0 0 0 0 0 31
2015-16 38 2 5 7 33 +2 0 0 0 0 1 0 47
2016-17 32 3 3 6 67 +4 0 0 0 0 1 0 45
2017-18 27 0 3 3 26 -5 0 0 0 0 0 0 20
Total 133 6 19 25 149 +6 0 0 0 0 2 0 143
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 32 3 3 6 67 +4 0 0 0 0 1 0 45
Conference 23 2 3 5 27 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0 31
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
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Home 17 2 1 3 32 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0 28
Away 15 1 2 3 35 +5 0 0 0 0 0 0 17
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 10 2 0 2 8 +14 0 0 0 0 0 0 13
Losses 15 0 3 3 36 -9 0 0 0 0 0 0 22
Ties 7 1 0 1 23 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0 10
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October 7 0 1 1 22 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
November 5 0 0 0 7 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16
December 5 0 2 2 26 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
January 3 1 0 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
February 8 1 0 1 8 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
March 4 1 0 1 2 +6 0 0 0 0 0 0 7