October 22, 2014

Scrolling Headlines:

UMass women’s soccer controls its own destiny as conference tournament approaches -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

UMass soccer deploys new formation with Keys, Jess -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

UMass calling on young swimmers to continue strong start to the year -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

WMU, Ohio, NIU pick up wins in busy MAC weekend -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A comprehensive guide to the Ebola virus -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Trio of freshmen leading UMass hockey’s offense early in the season -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A guide to comic collecting in the Pioneer Valley -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Letter: What’s behind the curtains on Birthright trips? -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

FBI director’s fear-mongering view of data encryption is off the mark -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

UMass Permaculture Initiative to add three new programs -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Gov. Deval Patrick visits Amherst, awards $1.5 million grant for downtown development -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

UHS offers more accessible vaccination clinics as flu season nears -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Gamard: Is gluten really bad or just a fad? -

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Three new students appointed as SGA special assistants -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Allymohamed scores game winner after suffering facial injury against Boston University -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Loaded weekend against Marist, Keene State challenges UMass club hockey -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

UMass football seeing improvement on both the offensive and defensive lines -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Remembering Derek Jeter: an appraisal -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Yellowcard switches things up on “Lift a Sail” -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Campus Sustainability Day to take place Wednesday -

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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.