Markus Gerbrandt

#23 Markus Gerbrandt

HOMETOWN Edmonton, Alberta (AJHL-Fort McMurray)

2015-16 / Senior
Skated in 38 games as a senior assistant captain for the Beavers... Was the third-leading scorer with eight goals and a career-best 16 assists for 24 points... Posted two powerplay goals and ranked second on the team with three-game winning goals... Scored the game-winning goal and a season-best three-point game (2g-1a) in the victory over Minnesota at the North Star College Cup (1/30/16), earning WCHA Offensive Player of the Week honors... Set a career-high 10 shots on goal at Northern Michigan (10/30/15)... WCHA All-Academic Team.  

 2014-15 / Junior
Played in 30 games for the Beavers... Posted 14 points (6g-8a)... Scored the game-winning goal against Minnesota State to clinch the first WCHA home playoff series in school history (3/6/15)... Recorded career high seven shots on goal at North Dakota (10/10/14)... WCHA All-Academic Team.

2013-14 / Sophomore
Played in all 38 games as a sophomore... Was the second leading scorer with 25 points (15g-10a)... Scored a goal in the first game of the season at St. Cloud State... Scored a hat-trick and career high in goals at Alabama-Huntsville (10/25/13)... Posted a career high in assists with two at Alaska (10/25/14)... Registered a career in points with 3, 2x, Last at Ferris State (11/9/13)... Recorded a season high shots on goal with six at Lake Superior State (1/10/14)... WCHA Offensive Player of the Week (10/29/13)... Was a member of the WCHA All-Academic Team. 

2012-13 / Freshman
Appeared in 31 games as a freshman... Scored five points (4g-1a)... Scored his first career goal at Nebraska Omaha (10/26/12)... Had 38 shots on goal... Was the second leading scorer among freshman.

Prior to BSU
Markus Gerbrandt opens his collegiate career after three seasons as a forward for the Fort McMurray Oil Barons of the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL). During his final season (2011-12), he recorded 86 points (40g-46a) while leading his team to a 60-15-0-4 record and a run through the playoffs to the AJHL Championship--Enerflex Cup.  In the postseason alone, he piled up 22 points (8g-14a) in 19 games. A valued member of the Oil Barons’ power-play unit, Gerbrandt collected 29 points (10g-19a) on the man advantage in 2011-12. Gerbrandt finished the regular season tied for fifth in the AJHL in scoring.
Gerbrandt played three seasons of junior hockey with Fort McMurray.  In 167 games, he posted 74 goals and 86 assists for 160 points.  Following a 56-point (24g-32a) rookie campaign in 2009-10, Gerbrandt was named to the AJHL All-Rookie Team.  At the conclusion of the 2011-12 regular season, he was named to the AJHL North Division All-League Team.

Markus Jeffrey Gerbrandt was born to Jeff Gerbrandt and Cara Landro July 2, 1991... He has selected business administration as a major field of study at BSU.

Career Highs
: 3, at Alabama-Huntsvile (Oct. 25, 2013); Assists: 2, 5x, Last vs. Alabama Huntsville (Feb. 27, 2016); Points: 3, 3x, Last vs. Minnesota (Jan. 30, 2016); SOG: 10, at Northern Michigan (Oct. 30, 2015); PIM: 5, vs. Alaska (Oct. 31, 2014).