Seven different players scored for the Minutewomen as their offense picked up right where they left off to start the 2016 season.
On a cold and windy day in Amherst, the Minutemen turned in a lifeless 5-0 loss against Northeastern
The Minutemen are now winless in their last 14 Hockey East contests.
Sophomore Dan Dolan made nine saves in the second half, while freshman Ben Spencer scored the first two goals of his career int he Minutemen’s season opener.
Rams coach Will Wade said Hinds was “the key” to the Minutemen’s victory Thursday, after dropping 18 points and seven assists.
Leading by as many as 15 in the second half, Donte Clark hit a corner 3-pointer with the game tied at 52 to lift the Minutemen past the Rams.
The Minutemen travel to West Point this Friday to take on the Black Knights after falling to them in 12-7 in the 2015 season opener.
Despite the departure of former head coach Shaka Smart, the Rams are currently second in the Atlantic 10.
UMass women’s lacrosse begins season with high expectations, seeking eighth straight A-10 championship
The Minutewomen open their season this Friday night at 6:30 p.m. at Garber Field against Holy Cross.
Several Minutemen, including coach John Micheletto, talked about the opportunity to play in the Friendship Four tournament in Northern Ireland next year.
With the Minutewomen’s 66-57 loss against the Explorers, UMass drops to sole possession of last place in the Atlantic 10.
The Minutemen plan to attack the post to counter the Rams’ high-pressure half-court defense Thursday.
John Francis Kennedy Champions Center video tour.
Trailing St. Johns 3-1, the Minutewomen rallied for a dramatic 4-3 victory over the Red Storm Sunday morning in Amherst.
Oklahoma wins Big 12 battle with Texas, No.1 Villanova beats No.11 Providence Saturday.
The Minutewomen and Explorers are tied for last in the Atlantic 10 with a conference record of 0-10.
UMass hockey surged in the second period and held on to beat American International at the Mass Mutual Center in Springfield.
The two Massachusetts hockey players are back on the same team after playing together as youngsters in Canada.
The Minutemen will take on the Yellow Jackets Tuesday in Springfield before a weekend home-and-home with the Huskies.
The Minutemen and Minutewomen both delivered strong performances ahead of the Atlantic 10 Championship meet