January 28, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

MASSPIRG urges McDonalds to stop purchasing meat raised with antibiotics -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

How to avoid, treat and prevent Computer Vision Syndrome as a college student -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Obama and Modi strengthen ties between U.S. and India -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

UMass receives research honor from the Carnegie Foundation -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Björk gets personal on breakup album, ‘Vulnicura’ -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Islamophobia is a form of racism that needs to be stopped -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

UMass Dining nominated for Seafood Champion Award -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Why UMass basketball isn’t a good brand of basketball -

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

BLOG: Joseph Widmar commits to UMass hockey -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

BLOG: New York Jets name Marcel Shipp new running backs coach -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

A bond over basketball: Trey Davis and Zach Coleman’s friendship continues to grow at UMass -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Inside the Park with Marky Mark: January 27, 2015 -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Panda Bear remains confident, even in the face of ‘The Grim Reaper’ -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Why I want to be a teacher -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams wrap up third-place finishes at Dartmouth Invitational -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

UMass’ College of Education to train Pakistani higher education administrators -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Hao Luong shines for UMass men’s swimming and diving on Senior Day, prepares for end of college career -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Police Log: Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 to Monday, Jan. 26, 2015 -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Rachel Hilliard, Heather MacLean highlight solid performance from UMass women’s track and field -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Hockey East: Eichel’s overtime goal pushes Boston University past Vermont -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Chiusano: Defense will determine UMass hockey’s fate as season winds down

(Shannon Broderick/Daily Collegian)

The Minutemen must rid themselves of back line blunders if it hopes to make a run in postseason play.

Line changes boost UMass hockey, but penalties prove costly in loss

UMass hockey coach John Micheletto changed things up before Saturday’s game, which helped produce a more balanced offense despite still losing.

Seniors take ice for regular-season finale

In the final weekend of the season, the Mass Attack will celebrate its seven senior players, including top goaltender, Paul Dainton.

Mass Attack face No. 14 Maine with postseason implications

This weekend’s series against the Black Bears will have larger playoff implications for the Maroon and White.

Dainton goes for saves record

If UMass goaltender Paul Dainton notches 20 more saves, he will break the all-time saves record for the Minutemen.

Eagles win Beanpot, Merrimack, Vermont surging

Boston College, the best team in the nation, won the annual Beanpot Championship at the TD Garden while Merrimack and Vermont continue surging in Hockey East play.

Mass Attack’s difficult season continues on

With a tough weekend ahead, the Massachusetts hockey team looks to build and grow despite recent injuries.

Minutemen try for 3-game win streak

A poor start to the season is behind UMass now, which has won its previous two games against Vermont and Quinnipiac, 4-1 and 5-2, respectively. With three players receiving Hockey East honors last week and freshmen producing, the Minutemen are scoring more frequently and are playing their best hockey of the season.

Penalty kill, goalkeeping result in victories for Mass Attack

The Minutemen earned their first winning streak of the season against the Bobcats and the Catamounts in part to their penalty kill, which allowed just one goal in 10 penalty kills and senior goalkeeper Paul Dainton’s strong play in net. Dainton made a career-high 44 saves against UVM and was named the Pure Hockey Defensive Player of the Week.

Minutemen open conference slate versus Terriers

UMass and BU play each other three times this season, kicking off their season this weekend against the Terriers in Boston. The Minutemen are coming off consecutive losses to the Golden Gophers.

Even without Marcou and Wellman, power play looking to be successful

While James Marcou and Casey Wellman anchored the Minutemen’s power-play unit last season, UMass will look for a slew of young players to generate offense in man-up situations. The Minutemen went 0-for-5 against the Golden Gophers over the weekend in the power-play.