Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Mass Attack prepare for pivotal series vs. Huskies

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

February 12, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Last Friday’s 7-1 loss to Boston College gave the Massachusetts hockey team few positives, if it gave them any at all. But moving ahead, the No. 18 Minutemen may look at this weekend’s opponent as a positive: Northeastern. At...

Black Bears grab two crucial wins, Hockey East turns to fans for votes

By David Brinch

February 8, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Maine had a productive weekend with two vital wins over conference-leading New Hampshire. The Black Bears improved to 14-9-3 on the season with the win and 11-6-2 in conference play. With a Massachusetts loss to Boston Colleg...

Minutemen cap season with NECHA West title

By Herb Scribner

February 8, 2010

Filed under Hockey, Sports

After a strenuous season on the ice, the Massachusetts club hockey team captured the Northeast Collegiate Hockey Association’s west division title on Saturday against Westfield State. Next for the Minutemen is the NECHA playoffs,...

No. 15 UMass drops worst loss in four years

By Jay Asser

February 7, 2010

Filed under Hockey

The 7-1 loss to Boston College on Friday was something the Massachusetts hockey team already endured. It was over four years ago and to the same team. The last time UMass was dominated in such a fashion was in the 2005-2006 ...

No. 14 BC silences sellout crowd at Mullins with 7-1 win

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

February 6, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Despite a sell-out crowd of 8,385 at the Mullins Center Friday night, by the third period only chants from a small section of Boston College fans could be heard ringing through the arena. A late goal by James Marcou with...

Minutemen host Boston College in Operation 8K Part II

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

February 5, 2010

Filed under Hockey

After playing to its first winning record in the month of January in three years, the Massachusetts hockey team finds itself in a prime position in the Hockey East standings heading down the stretch of the season for the first...

Fight for second place in the Hockey East

By Jay Asser

February 5, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Heading into a matchup with Boston College today, the Massachusetts hockey team will attempt to claim a victory that would move them into the second slot in the Hockey East standings. The Minutemen (16-10-0, 11-8-0 HEA) and...

Black Bears and UNH meet, youth stepping up

By David Brinch

February 1, 2010

Filed under Hockey

This upcoming weekend is sure to spice up the Hockey East standings, as the top four seeds in the conference square off. Maine hosts top-ranked New Hampshire for a weekend double-header, as the Black Bears currently sit in...

Minutemen top PC 4-1 after falling to BU 6-2

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

January 30, 2010

Filed under Hockey

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – After Friday night ended with Paul Dainton breaking his stick in anger when Boston University got to him six times, it was Dan Meyers who got the start Saturday night against Providence, leading to his best ga...

Minutemen hit the road in search of series wins

By Jay Asser

January 28, 2010

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts hockey team will seek revenge and will attempt to claim the rubber match of series against Hockey East opponents Boston University and Providence this weekend.  Both the Terriers (8-11-3, 6-9-2 HEA) and Friars...

UMass looks to avenge loss against Boston University

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

January 28, 2010

Filed under Hockey

When the Massachusetts hockey team traveled to Agganis Arena at the beginning of the month to face the defending national champions, it would be fair to say things did not go according to plan.  After the Minutemen (15-9-0,...

Warriors stop skid, UNH wins fourth straight

By Geena Lombardi

January 25, 2010

Filed under Hockey

After seven consecutive losses, the Merrimack men’s ice hockey team bounced back, earning a  2-1 victory over Providence Saturday night. It was freshman Brandon Brodhag who stepped up for his team and scored the game-winner...