Dan Colleran | August 19, 2016
Recent Notre Dame graduate Thomas DiPauli has signed a two-year, entry-level contract with the reigning Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins.
DiPauli finished the 2015-16 season with a team-high 14 goals to go along with 18 assists for 32 points. His 14 goals and 32 points marked career-high totals for the Caldaro, Italy native.
A Hockey East honorable mention All-Star in 2016, DiPauli had two game-winning goals in league play and also finished sixth in plus/minus rating in Hockey East games. He scored three power-play goals on the season and he was named the team’s Offensive MVP following the season.
In 145 career games with Notre Dame, DiPauli totaled 30 goals and 48 assists for 78 points. He served as an alternate captain as a senior.