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Evan Richardson
Evan  Richardson


Nanaimo, British Columbia

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 175



Last Team:
Boston College (HEA)



UConn vs Northeastern

UConn vs Northeastern Hockey East Opening Round Game 1 (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs UNH

UConn vs UNH (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Northeastern

UConn vs Northeastern (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Vermont

UConn vs Vermont (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs BC

UConn vs BC (photo by Stephen Slade)

2015-16 (Junior Season):  Played in 35 games during his junior campaign…Finished the season with nine points coming on three goals and six assists…Was tied for ninth on the team in scoring…Scored a pair of goals and an assist on the power play…Scored his first goal of the season in a 5-2 home win over No. 7 Boston University (Oct. 27)…Scored on the power play in a road loss at UMass (Nov. 7)…Scored against Minnesota in the Mariucci Classic (Jan. 1)…Recorded assists in back-to-back games against Boston College (Jan. 23) and Sacred Heart (Jan. 26).

2014-15 (Sophomore Season):
Appeared in 21 games in his first season at UConn...Finished sixth on the team in scoring with 10 points coming on five goals and five assists...Had four points on the power play including a team-best three power play goals...Scored his first goal in a Husky uniform in a 4-1 win over No. 15 Quinnipiac (Oct. 21)...Provided the only goal and game-winner to knock-off No. 3 ranked Boston College at home (Nov. 5)...Had goals in games at UMass Lowell (Dec. 3), Army (Jan. 9) and Providence (Feb. 7).

Before UConn:
Transferred to UConn after playing his freshman season at Boston College (2013-14)...Saw action in four games, scoring a pair of goals...Tallied his first collegiate goal in his second career game, a 6-1 loss at Minnesota...Scored in an 11-0 win over Army at home...Finished with a +1 rating...Prior to enrolling at BC, played the 2012-13 season for the Powell River Kings of the British Columbia Hockey League (BCHL)...Led his team with 47 points on 16 goals and 31 assists in 44 regular season games...Played in the World Junior A Challenge for the Canada West Under-19 team, appearing in four games and scoring a goal...In 2011-12, piled up 55 points for Powell River Kings, scoring 19 goals with 36 assists...Scored four goals and five assists in 15 playoff games...Picked up a goal and an assist for Canada West Under-19 team that won gold in the 2011-12 World Junior A Challenge.

Personal: Born May 30, 1994...Evan Alexander Richardson is the son of Don and Heather Richardson...Has a brother Nolan and a sister Abbi...He is a communications major.