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Oilers agree to terms with Yale captain Miller

Wednesday, 04.17.2013 / 6:43 PM / News

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Oilers agree to terms with Yale captain Miller
The Edmonton Oilers and Yale University captain Andrew Miller have agreed to terms on a one-year, entry-level contract, the team announced Wednesday.

The Edmonton Oilers and Yale University captain Andrew Miller have agreed to terms on a one-year, entry-level contract, the team announced Wednesday.

The 24-year-old was named the Most Outstanding Player at this year's NCAA Frozen Four. He scored the overtime goal that put the Bulldogs into the championship game, which they won, 4-0, over Quinnipiac earlier this month.

Miller, a 5-foot-10, 180-pound right wing, is Yale's all-time leader with 114 assists. He scored 42 goals in 141 games over his four-year career.

The Bloomfield, Mich., native was named Ivy League Player of the Year this season. He is a two-time first-team All-ECAC selection.

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