The Minutemen were shutout for the third time this season en route to clinching a last place finish in the Hockey East standings.
Coming off an impressive win against No. 12 Providence last weekend, the Minutemen were shut out against the Huskies.
The Minutemen will try to avenge a 4-3 loss against the Huskies.
With depth issues on the forward lines, natural defenseman Maddison Smiley provided a boost for the Minutemen with a “seamless” position change.
Yevenko didn’t appear on the score sheet but was a key factor in UMass’s win over Providence on Senior Night.
Frank Vatrano delivered the game-winner to lift the Minutemen to a 2-1 win coming off of Friday’s disappointing finish.
The Minutemen allowed a game-tying goal with eight seconds remaining before dropping Friday’s road matchup in overtime to No. 12 Providence.
Eight seconds away from victory, the Minutemen could not hang on to a one-goal lead.
The freshman will look to become the fifth Minuteman to record 30 points in his first year with the program.
The Minutemen allowed five first period goals in an uninspiring 7-1 defeat Saturday afternoon.
The Minutemen were on the brink of clinching a season series victory over the River Hawks but failed to capitalize in key situations.
UMass led 3-1 with nearly nine minutes left, but allowed two goals to UMass Lowell en route to a 3-3 tie Friday night at the Mullins Center.
Coming off their first win in four years against the River Hawks Saturday, the Minutemen ready for a home-and-home series against the in-state rivals this weekend.
Senior Steve Mastalerz is the more experienced of the Minutemen’s goaltending duo and is rounding into form at the perfect time.
The 10-player freshman class has been key in UMass’ second half surge.
For the first time in four years, the Minutemen were able to get a win against their Hockey East rival.
The Minutemen allowed three unanswered goals in the third period in conference defeat.
In Friday’s 5-3 defeat to the Huskies, UMass hockey lost its senior captain in the first period of play.
Minutemen set for weekend matchups against Northeastern and UMass-Lowell.
The freshman has recorded three points over the last two games and provided valuable minutes for the Minutemen.