Paukovich returning to Wranglers

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Las Vegas Wranglers announced today that center Geoff Paukovich has agreed to terms with the team for the upcoming 2013-14 season.

Paukovich, 27, has spent the past three seasons with the Wranglers, collecting 17 goals and 50 points since 2010. Prior to that, the 6-foot-4, 209-pound center played two seasons (2008-10) with the American Hockey League’s Springfield Falcons, recording 10 goals and 17 points.

Originally from Englewood, Colo., Paukovich posted 24 goals and 48 points in three years (2004-07) at the University of Denver. He was part of the Pioneers squad that won the NCAA championship in 2005.