December 21, 2014

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Minutemen search for answers following blowout loss to Providence -

Saturday, December 20, 2014

UMass dominated in 85-65 loss to Providence -

Saturday, December 20, 2014

BLOG: UMass football recruiting roundup: UMass signs DT, offers two kickers -

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

UMass President Robert Caret resigns to become chancellor of the University of Maryland system -

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Brandon Montour: ‘It felt great to be out there’ -

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

UMass falls to Northeastern in Brandon Montour’s debut -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Cady Lalanne continues to evolve as a potential outside shooting threat -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

UMass hockey returns to action against Northeastern, Montour to make season debut -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Demetrius Dyson remains hopeful despite rocky start to season -

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Former UMass soccer star Matt Keys aims to continue his career professionally -

Monday, December 15, 2014

Pierre-Louis, Dillard shine in UMass victory over Holy Cross -

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Passing, spacing improved in UMass victory -

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Prolific first half propels UMass past Canisius, 75-58 -

Saturday, December 13, 2014

UMass Faculty Senate hears ad hoc committee’s report on FBS football, shoots down contentious motion -

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Minutemen hope improved spacing will aid struggling half court offense -

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Divest UMass urges Board of Trustees to split with fossil fuel industry -

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Cady Lalanne accustomed to dealing with increased attention -

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Front to Back: Week of Dec. 1, 2014 -

Monday, December 8, 2014

Chiarelli: UMass basketball running out of time to find its identity -

Monday, December 8, 2014

Minutewomen take care of business against American -

Monday, December 8, 2014

Conor Sheary out to ‘prove people wrong again’ after signing AHL contract with Wilkes-Barre Scranton

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After finishing his final season with the UMass hockey team last weekend, Conor Sheary is set to begin the next phase of his hockey career after signing a professional contract with the AHL’s Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins.

GUT-WRENCHING: UMass hockey’s season ends with last-minute loss to Vermont in Hockey East playoffs

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Connor Brickley’s goal with 1:07 left in regulation ended UMass hockey’s season in heartbreaking fashion, 2-1 in Burlington, Vt.

UMass hockey seniors embrace final chance to win Hockey East Tournament game

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan/Daily Collegian

Friday’s Hockey East Tournament opening-round game at Vermont will mark the UMass seniors’ final chance at a playoff win.

UMass hockey’s comeback bid falls short versus Northeastern

The UMass hockey team cut a 5-1 third-period deficit to one in a six-minute span, but couldn’t complete the comeback in a 5-4 loss to Northeastern.

UMass visits UML hoping to end eight-game drought

Cade Belisle/Daily Collegian

The UMass hockey team hopes to end its eight-game losing streak against UMass Lowell when the Minutemen travel to Tsongas Center for a crucial Hockey East game on Friday night.

Conor Sheary seeks memorable finish to career

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Nearing the end of his four years with the Massachusetts hockey team, Conor Sheary is hoping to break through in his last chance at a memorable run.

Three first-period goals lift UMass hockey past Merrimack

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The UMass hockey team scored three first-period goals to bury Merrimack 5-2 for its second straight Hockey East win.

UMass hockey stunned by AIC

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The UMass hockey team outshot American International 59-18, but were shutdown by Hunter Leisner in a shocking 3-2 defeat at Mullins Center.

Canelas: Play of top line essential to UMass hockey’s success

The UMass hockey team’s top forward line of Conor Sheary, Michael Pereira and Branden Gracel will have to be at its best if the Minutemen hope to find success in the second half of the season.

UMass hockey’s three-game winning streak snapped by Denver

The UMass hockey team failed to capitalize on a two-man advantage in the second period and fell to Denver 5-3 at Mullins Center Tuesday night.

Adam Phillips’ late goal lifts UMass hockey to long-awaited win

Adam Phillips scored in the game’s final three minutes to lift the UMass hockey team to its first win since Nov. 2, 3-2 over Notre Dame on Saturday night.

Video Highlights: UMass hockey gets first win of the season in home opener

The Minutemen defeated Michigan State 3-1 in their home opener to get their first win of the season. Here are the highlights.

Video: UMass fans come out to hockey home opener

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan talked to some of the 7,078 fans that attended the hockey team’s home opener against Michigan State about the experience of attending a game at the Mullins Center.

UMass hockey gets first win of the season in home opener

The UMass hockey team used a Mullins Center crowd of 7,078 to its advantage in a 3-1 win over Michigan State on Friday night.

Inconsistency highlights tough season for UMass hockey

The UMass hockey team failed to qualify for the postseason for the first time since 2002 after a season highlighted by inconsistencies and injuries.

UMass hockey prepares for critical home-and-home with Northeastern

The Minutemen are gearing up for a pivotal two-game series against Northeastern this weekend.

Podcast: Puck Talk

Daily Collegian hockey beat writers Cameron McDonough, Patrick Strohecker and Nick Canelas recap the Minutemen’s games over the past week and preview their home-and-home series with Northeastern this weekend.

Darren Rowe’s overtime goal lifts UMass to win over UNH

UMass got its first Hockey East win Friday night thanks to an overtime goal by Darren Rowe to beat No. 9 New Hampshire.

Podcast: Puck Talk

Daily Collegian hockey beat writers Cameron McDonough, Patrick Strohecker and Nick Canelas preview the upcoming season and season opener against UConn in the inaugural Puck Talk Podcast.

Video: UMass Hockey Preview

UMass hockey head coach John Micheletto and players preview the upcoming season.

Losing streak ends, hockey team draws with Crimson

On Friday night at the Mullins Center, the Minutemen revived its offense to earn a 4-4 draw with Harvard.

UMass takes on Harvard Friday at Mullins Center

The Massachusetts hockey team hopes to end its three-game slide when it return home to the Mullins Center on Friday for a game against Harvard.

Win escapes as UMass opens season with tie

After appearing to be on its way to a sure win, the Massachusetts hockey team allowed a last-second goal to Northeastern to open its season with a 3-3 tie.

UMass men’s hockey looks for a winning streak

A tumultuous winter recess is in the rearview mirror for the Massachusetts men’s hockey team. After dropping five straight throughout the break, which UMass coach Don Cahoon attributed to shoddy special teams play, the Minutemen swept UMass Lowell in a home-and-home series last weekend, taking them to seventh in the Hockey East. “It’s always a relief when you win,” Cahoon said. “The anxiety associated with losing is far greater than the thrill of winning.” The UMass (5-11-3, 4-6-3 Hockey East) power play and penalty kill heated up against the River Hawks, and should that continue, the Minutemen have a good…