Michigan State hockey lands big time defenseman transfer

Michigan State hockey head coach Adam Nightingale has already started his offseason roster management by adding a big time defenseman transfer.

The Spartans have landed Colorado College transfer Nicklas Andrews, a native of Canton, Michigan.

Andrews was a finalist for NCHC Defensive Defenseman of the Year award and got 17 points with Colorado College. He will come as a grad transfer after four seasons with Colorado College.

Andrews grew up playing in the Little Caesars local AAA hockey program, and his USHL tenure was spent with the Des Moines Buccaneers.

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