Forward Louis Leblanc is leaving Harvard after one season.
The Ivy League rookie of the year signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Montreal Canadiens on Friday.
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TSN.ca reported that Leblanc has also signed with the Montreal Juniors of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.
Leblanc led Harvard with 11 goals and 23 points last season.