Catamounts overcome Minutemen surge in final moments to defeat Hockey East foe, 2-1.
The Minutemen scored three goals in the first 12 minutes en route to a 3-1 victory over Merrimack Friday night.
Minutemen travel to Merrimack, host Vermont in weekend split.
The Minutemen face one of the highest penalized teams and one of the worst penalty kill units in Hockey East this weekend.
Keats scored the tying goal in the third period, while Wischow stopped 20-of-22 shots.
The Minutemen survived a poor first period to come back from a two-goal deficit.
The Minutemen hope to put together a full 60-minute effort as the Huskies come to Mullins Center Friday.
The Minutemen have been outscored 10-4 in the opening period this season, and have dropped all four of this games trailing in the first intermission.
UNH freshman Patrick Grasso scored four goals in the Wildcats’ 6-2 win over Merrimack Friday night.
Minutemen scored four goals in the third period after trailing 5-0.
Photos from the Hockey, Football, Field Hockey and Men’s Soccer games that took place the weekend of October 28, 2016. Photos by Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Jong Man Kim, Imogen Fairs, Katherine Mayo, Sam Anderson, Caroline O’Connor and Erica Lowenkron.
Minutemen can’t overcome dominant start from Boston College in second consecutive Hockey East defeat.
UMass can’t put together a full 60-minute effort against rival Wildcats in Hockey East opener.
The Minutemen host New Hampshire and Boston College this weekend for their first Hockey East action.
Minutemen goalie Nic Renyard stops 43 of 46 shots, but can’t keep game winning goal out of the net.
The Minutemen will be faced with their toughest test yet of the season as they hit the road for the first time Tuesday in a mid-week contest with the Bobcats.
The Minutemen head to TD Bank Sports Center to drop the puck with reigning National Championship contending Bobcats.
The Minutemen held on to their lead after the Black Knights scored two goals in the first five minutes of the third period.
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