Brandon Tanev
Brandon  Tanev


Toronto, Ontario

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 180


Last Team:
Surrey Eagles (BCHL)


Nine Friars from 2015-16 Take Aim at NHL Camps

Nine Friars from 2015-16 will participate in various NHL camps beginning this week.


Nick Ellis Named Team MVP at Men’s Hockey’s Awards Banquet

Seven other team awards were announced at the season-ending banquet on Friday night.


Jankowski, Tanev Sign NHL Contracts

Both senior forwards inked NHL entry level contracts on Wednesday.


#4 Men's Hockey Blanks Merrimack, 2-0, to Advance to Hockey East Semifinals

The Friars will make their fourth semifinal appearance in five seasons under Nate Leaman.


#4 Men’s Hockey Strikes First with 3-1 Win Over Merrimack

The Friars lead the best-of-three quarterfinal series, 1-0, after a 3-1 win on Friday night.


Mayor's Cup - Game 1

Schneider Arena (12/10/15)

2015-16 Honors and Awards

  • 3x Hockey East Weekly Honor Roll (1/4, 1/25, 2/22)
  • Robert Gaudreau, Jr. Award

2015-2016: Registered 28 points (15-13-28) in 38 games on the season … the 28 points ranked fourth on the team, while the 15 goals were tied for the team lead … the 15 goals, 28 points, and 104 shots on goal were all career highs … started off the season with a two-point game and game winning goal (1-1-2) against Miami (Oct. 9) … added 2 assists in a 4-3 win against Colgate (Oct. 30) … scored the game-winning goal in the third period against Boston College in the Florida College Classic (Dec. 30) … boasted two separate three-game goal streaks … notched two points (1-1-2) in a 4-0 win against UConn (Feb. 12)…  Had a six-game point streak tallying seven points (2-5-7) from Nov. 20-Dec. 10 … totaled five two-point games on the season ... scored power play goals in back-to-back games against Notre Dame, one being a game winner (Feb. 19-20) … netted two goals against UMass (Feb. 27)… tallied an assist in both of the Hockey East Quarterfinal games against Merrimack (March 11-12) … ended the season with a Hockey East high five game winning goals … also totaled three power play goals, a +20 rating, and 23 blocked shots … signed a one-year entry level contract with the Winnipeg Jets (March 30) and appeared in three games with the Jets to conclude the regular season.

2014-15 Honors and Award
• Hockey East Player of the Week (4/13)
• Hockey East Weekly Honor Roll (1/5)

2014-15: Played in 39 games, posting career-high totals in goals (10), assists (13) and points (23) ... One of seven Friars to score at least 23 points on the year and his 10 goals ranked sixth on the team ... Scored three goals and added an assist for four points in four NCAA Championship games, including the third period, game-winning goal against Boston University in the NCAA Championship game (his first career game-winning goal) ... Notched an assist against Ohio State (Oct. 24) ... Had an assist in Providence's 3-2 win over Merrimack (Nov. 7) ... Had an assist in the Friars' 3-0 win over Vermont (Nov. 14) ... Scored his first goal of the season in the Friars' 3-0 win over Army (Nov. 25) ... Had an assist on Ross Mauermann's short-handed goal in Providence's 5-1 win at Northeastern (Dec. 3) ... Notched a shorthanded goal of his own against UMass in Providence's 4-1 win (Dec. 28) ... Had five points in the sweep of Colorado College, including a goal and two assists in PC's 5-3 game two win (Jan. 4) ... Scored Providence's third goal in the Friars' 7-3 win at UMass Lowell (Jan. 23) ... Added an assist in PC's 4-1 win over the River Hawks (Jan. 24) ... Had a goal and an assist in Providence's 10-1 win over UConn (Feb. 7) ... Played in his 100th career game in Providence's 3-2 win at Notre Dame (Feb. 14), becoming the 148th Friar to play in at least 100 games ... Had a goal in Providence's 3-2 overtime win against UMass (Feb. 20) ... Added an assist in each of Providence's 5-2 win over Maine (Feb. 27-28) ... Had a goal and an assist against Miami in Providence's 7-5 NCAA East Regional Semifinal win over Miami, including the empty net goal to seal the win (March 28) ... Scored an empty net goal against Denver in a 4-1 win in the NCAA East Regional Final on March 29 ... Scored the third period, NCAA Championship-winning goal against Boston University (April 11).

2013-14 Honors and Award

• HEA Weekly Top Performer (2/24)

2013-14: Tallied double-digit point totals for the second consecutive season with 15 points on six goals and nine assists ... Notched one shorthanded goal ... Registered a season-high three points with one goal and two assists in a 4-3 win over UMass (2/21) ... Had a career-long, five-game point streak (2/21 - 3/14) ... Had an assist on the game-winning goal in the first game in a best-of-three HE Quarterfinal series against Maine, notching a total of seven points (2/21-3/14) ... Collected an assist in the Friars' 4-0 NCAA First Round win over Quinnipiac (3/28).

2012-13 Honors & Awards
• HEA Weekly Top Performer (11/5)

2012-13: Took part in the 2013 Washington Capitals Development Camp ... Played in 33 games and scored four goals and added seven assists for 11 points ... Finished the season with a +6 plus-minus rating ... Made his debut at BU (10/13) ... Registered his first career points with a goal and an assist at UVM (11/2) in a 3-2 Providence win ... Had a goal in the Friars' 7-0 Mayor's Cup victory at Brown (11/24) ... Had a goal and an assist at third-ranked UNH (1/19) to help the Friars to a 6-5 victory - their first win at the Whittemore Center since 2004.

BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Played for the Surrey Eagles of the BCHL during the 2011-12 season ... Recorded 11 goals, 22 assists and 33 points for Surrey ... Earned the Hardest Working Player award in 2012 for the Eagles ... Had a five-point game ... Also played for the Markham Waxers of the OJHL in 2010-11 and recorded 16 goals, 26 assists and 42 points in 46 games ... Was named Rookie of the Year while with Markham.

PERSONAL: Brandon T. Tanev ... Born December 31, 1991 ... Son of Mike Tanev and Sophie Meredith ... Has one older brother, Chris, and a younger brother, Kyle ... Chris is in his fifth season playing for the Vancouver Canucks (NHL) ... Marketing major.

Goals: 2 (2/26/16 at UMass)
Assists: 2 (4 times - 12/5/15 vs. Merrimack)
Points: 3 (2 times - 1/4/15 vs. Colorado College)
Point Streak: 6 games (11/20/15 - 12/10/15); 2-5-7
Goal Streak: 3 games* (2/19/16 - 2/26/16); 4-0-4
* - two times, most recent occurrence listed

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