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UMass men’s basketball shows improvement in 3-point shooting. -

December 8, 2016

UMass men’s basketball cruises to a victory over Pacific behind a strong second half -

December 8, 2016

UMass Divest and proponents of sanctuary campus will not be allowed to speak at Board of Trustees meeting -

December 8, 2016

Former political prisoner to speak on human rights and prison experience -

December 8, 2016

UMass men’s basketball using late-game situations as learning opportunities for remainder of season -

December 8, 2016

UMass men’s basketball kicks off Gotham Classic at home against Pacific -

December 8, 2016

UMass hockey looks to continue recent improvements against Connecticut -

December 8, 2016

UMass hockey team confident in game plan despite UConn’s constant change in net -

December 8, 2016

UMass women’s basketball falls apart in the fourth quarter in 71-55 loss to Hofstra -

December 8, 2016

It’s been a long year -

December 8, 2016

A return to the collapse of 2008 -

December 8, 2016

Mindfulness in, and in spite of, a technological age -

December 8, 2016

Beer, bets and pool: a High Horse unofficial review -

December 8, 2016

Don’t let winter stop you from running outside -

December 8, 2016

BREAKING: Train allegedly strikes pedestrian in Amherst -

December 7, 2016

Campus Climate survey shows strong response -

December 7, 2016

Jennifer Carlson gives talk on race and gun law enforcement -

December 7, 2016

Labor Center to receive increased funding from University -

December 7, 2016

Verdi enforces playing a full 40 minutes as UMass takes on Hofstra -

December 7, 2016

Mulligan looks to continue seven game double-double streak at Hofstra -

December 7, 2016

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.

Sheary, Pereira shine bright light on future

The Massachusetts hockey team will have key players returning to next year’s team that should make them contenders in the Hockey East.

Syner, Pereira receive high honors

It isn’t all bad news for the Massachusetts hockey team as Michael Pereira and T.J. Syner are getting noticed for their outstanding play.

Minutemen knock off top team in hockey, Boston College

In a rematch from earlier in the season, the Minutemen took on, and defeated No. 1 Boston College on Saturday night.

Minutemen improving on both ends of the ice

Massachusetts hockey coach Don Cahoon thinks that his team will have a good chance to win games if it converts on power play opportunities and puts the puck on net to get rebounds.

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.

Podcast: Mass Attack is back Jack

Hockey season begins today, which is a suitable occasion for the DailyCollegian.com Sports Podcast to return to the Web.

Mass Attack drops two to Eagles over weekend

The Minutemen were unable to earn any points this weekend, dropping both games in a home-and-home series with BC.

UMass swept by Merrimack over weekend

The Massachusetts hockey team suffered consecutive losses in its home-and-home series against Merrimack, 4-3 and 2-1, over the weekend.

Minutemen tie in overtime thriller

The Massachusetts men’s hockey team salvaged one point in last weekend’s series against Northeastern.

Penalties hurt Minutemen in 5-2 loss

Penalties seemed to be the biggest issue for the Massachusetts hockey team over the weekend. After suffering eight penalties, the Minutemen couldn’t recover from the power-plays by the Black Knights.

Youth abound on hockey roster

The Minutemen lost four of their star players to the NHL and others to graduation following last season’s campaign. Now, UMass will lean on its young core, which includes 13 freshmen to provide scoring on offense and leadership on defense.

Syner in position to take over scoring load

After playing alongside two of the best offensive players in college hockey in Casey Wellman and James Marcou, junior forward T.J. Syner will be in an integral role for goal-scoring this season. So far this season, Syner’s three points in three games is well on pace to double his 13 total points from a season ago.

Minutemen scare Minnesota despite two losses

Even though the Massachusetts hockey team fell in two consecutive games to Minnesota, it still frightened the nationally-ranked side losing by two goals on Friday, and one goal on Saturday.