Minutemen visit peace wall, give back to schools while in Northern Ireland for Friendship Four.
UMass fails to lock up victories after leading in both Friendship Four contests against No. 20 Vermont and No. 19 St. Lawrence.
Minutemen can’t capitalize on power play opportunities in either game.
The Minutemen will have plenty of eyes on them in their first season under coach Greg Carvel.
Several Minutemen, including coach John Micheletto, talked about the opportunity to play in the Friendship Four tournament in Northern Ireland next year.
The Minutemen are part of a field that includes Hockey East rival Vermont, Saint Lawrence and Quinnipiac.
Providence continued its unbeaten streak with a 4-3 victory over Yale, while UMass Lowell won the inaugural Friendship Four.