#2 Dan Billett
|HOMETOWN||Highlands Ranch, Colo.|
2017-18 / Junior
AHCA Honors First "All American Scholars" recipient... Played in 30 games for Bemidji State... Recorded 1 goal and 7 assists for 8 points... Took a total of 37 shots.. Tied his career high with 1 goal against Ferris State (10/28/17)... Set a career high with 5 shots on goal at Princeton (11/24/17).
2016-17 / Sophmore
Billet appeard in all 41 games for the Beavers while recording two goals and nine assists to rnak second among all BSU defenders with a career-high 11 points.... Leads the team, was fifth in the WCHA and 17th in the nation with 76 blocked shots and also tallied 54 shots on goal... Scored his first goal as a Beaver in a tie at Minnesota State (11/11/16)... Led a Beaver defense that ranked second in the naiton in goals allowed (1.93 G/GM)... Played a key to the BSU penalty-kill unit's success, finishing the year snuffing out 139-of158 opponanent power-play chances (.880) and was 98-of-107 (.916) in league play... 2016-17 WCHA Scholar-Athlete.
2015-16 / Freshman
Played in 35 games as a freshman for the Beavers... Finished the season with four points off four assists... Recorded his first career point with an assist in a victory vs. Alaska (11/14/15)... Tallied 37 blocked shots and 25 shots on goal... Ranked second on the team with a +8 plus/minus rating.
Prior to BSU
Billett is a two-year veteran of the NAHL. In two seasons with the Aberdeen Wings, Billett (bill-ET) totaled 19 points (3g-16a) in 72 games played. After being named an alternate captain in 2014-15, Billett was limited to only 15 games due to injury. Billett will join the Beavers with current and former teammates. Fellow signees Michael Soucier and Dillon Eichstadt, and current Beaver Jordan Heller have all played with Billett. Aberdeen clinched a spot in the NAHL Playoffs finishing fourth in the league's Central Division with a 27-31-2 overall record. In 2013-14, Billett recorded 13 points on two goals and 11 assists in 57 games. He also competed in the 2014 NAHL Top Prospects Tournament, posting two points in four games. Prior to joining the NAHL, Billett lettered in hockey and baseball at Culver Military Academy in Culver, Indiana.
Daniel Billett was born to Rod and Marie Billett on Feb. 17th, 1995 in Columbia, South Carolina... Dan is majoring in business administration... Father, Rod, played golf at Ohio University... The second Colorado native to suit up for the Beavers.
Goals: 1 (x3) last vs Ferris State (10/28/17); Assists: 2 vs Bowling Green (10/8/16); Points: 2 vs Bowling Green (10/8/16); SOG: 5 at Princeton (11/24/17); PIM: 5 vs St. Cloud State (1/31/16)