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23 - Matt McCollem
Matt McCollem
Height: 6-1
Weight: 205
Year: Junior
Hometown: Westford, Mass.
High School: Belmont Hill School
Position: Forward
Draft: St. Louis Blues
Bats/Throws: Left
House Affiliation: Cabot

Selected in the sixth round (154th pick overall) of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft by the St. Louis Blues.

Junior (2009-10) Stats
Limited to eight games played due to injury ... Scored first goal of season in win against Dartmouth (Jan. 18) ... Registered first point of the season on an assist at Minnesota (Jan. 8).

Sophomore (2008-09)
Shared the team lead with five power-play goals and two game-winning goals ... Tied for fourth on the team in scoring and third in goals ... Part of the league's top power play in ECAC games (19.2 percent, 24 for 125) ... Scored the game's only goal in shutout of No. 19 St. Lawrence (Nov. 15) and also had the game-winner on Senior Night against No. 6 Princeton (Feb. 28) ... Registered three multiple-point games, with a goal and an assist in wins against No. 6 Cornell (Feb. 14) and No. 16 Clarkson (Nov. 14) and two assists in Beanpot consolation against No. 15 Boston College (Feb. 9) ... Logged 10 points in the final 10 games of the regular season (Feb. 6-28) ... Had two, four-game point streaks (Nov. 8-18 and Feb. 6-14) ... Had a plus or even rating in 22 of 29 games.

Freshman (2007-08)
Co-recipient of the Percy Award as Harvard's top rookie, along with Michael Biega ... Received National Rookie of the Month honorable mention for February ... Tied for fourth among Ivy League freshmen for scoring in league play (1-5-6) ... Often skated on high-powered scoring line with Mike Taylor '08 and Doug Rogers ... Registered 12 of his 14 points in the final 14 games ... Posted a career-high four points (1-3-4) and was +3 in series-opening 11-0 win against Quinnipiac (March 14) in ECAC quarterfinals ... Recorded first multi-point game with two assists in win against Yale (Feb. 22) ... Scored first career goal in win at Union (Feb. 8) and followed with two more goals in the next three games, finding the net in the Beanpot final against No. 7 Boston College (Feb. 11) and at home against No. 16 Quinnipiac (Feb. 16) ... Made Harvard debut in season opener at No. 11 Clarkson (Nov. 2) and registered first point with an assist a night later at No. 16 St. Lawrence (Nov. 3).

Before Harvard
A three-year letterwinner at Belmont Hill School where he played with Harvard teammate Brian McCafferty '09 ... Captained team to Independent School League title as a senior ... A first-team All-New England and All-Independent School League selection as a junior and as a senior ... 2005 Hockey Night In Boston prep/private MVP ... Made honors list all four years at Belmont Hill.

Career Highs
Points - 4 one goal, three assists vs. Quinnipiac, March 14, 2008, ECAC quarterfinal
Goals - 1 twelve times, most recently vs. Dartmouth, Jan. 18, 2010
Assists - 3 vs. Quinnipiac, March 14, 2008, ECAC quarterfinal
Point Streak - 7 Feb. 1-23, 2008

Career Stats

Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG
2007-08................ 31 5 9 14 53 .094 14-28 +1 1 0 0
2008-09................ 29 6 8 14 53 .113 14-28 -5 5 0 2
2009-10................ 8 1 1 2 5 .200 0-0 +1 0 0 0
TOTAL................... 68 12 18 30 111 .108 28-56 -3 6 0 2