The Friars will play UMass-Lowell on Friday at 5:00 p.m. at the TD Garden in Boston, Mass.
2012-13: After a preseason injury, made his debut at UVM (11/3) and played in each of the Friars' remaining 31 games ... Scored five goals to lead all Friar defensemen and added four assists for nine points ... Finished with a +10 plus-minus rating, tied for the third-best mark on the team ... Tied for second with three power-play goals ... Registered his first career point with a goal at Brown (11/24) in Providence's 7-0 Mayor's Cup win ... Notched his first career assist at UMass (1/12) in a 2-0 Providence win ... Helped keep PC's regular-season title hopes alive with his first career multi-point game at seventh-ranked UML (3/8), notching a goal and an assist in the Friars' 3-0 win ... Recorded an assist in Providence's Hockey East Quarterfinals game three win, 3-2, over UNH (3/17) for his first career playoff point ... Also blocked 32 shots.
BEFORE PROVIDENCE: Took part in the 2012 New Jersey Devils Development Camp ... Played for the New Hampshire Junior Monarchs of the EJHL in 2011-12 ... Totaled 12 goals, 19 assists and 31 points in 37 games played with the Monarchs ... Named to the EJHL All-Star Team and led the Monarchs to the league championship ... Also attended Portledge Prep where he played hockey, golf and lacrosse ... Captained the hockey team at Portledge Prep during his senior season.
PERSONAL: Thomas M. Parisi ... Born July 15, 1993 ... Son of Tom and Tracey Parisi ... Has one younger sister, Jillian ... Management major.
CAREER STATS Year gp g a pts pen-pim pp shg gwg 2012-13 31 5 4 9 8-16 3 0 0 Total 31 5 4 9 8-16 3 0 0
CAREER HIGHS Goals: 1 (5 times - last atUML 3/8/13) Assists: 1 (4 times - last vs. UNH 3/17/13) Points: 2 (3/8/13 at UML)