The senior is ranked among the top-five in several career categories for the Spartans.
Some teams frown on giving a goalie the "C" because of limited mobility on the ice where he might be expected to communicate with referees. But coach Rick Comley had no doubt.
"While Jeff will be wearing a 'C' for the first time, there is no doubt about his leadership on the ice or in the locker room," Comley said in an MSU release. "Jeff has earned the respect of everyone in the program, and he unquestionably has been a leader on this team during each of his three years."
of Lerg talk about the honor.