Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Sheary, Pereira shine bright light on future

By Scott Cournoyer

March 12, 2012

It’s true when people say that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. Despite talented – and still progressing – individuals that performed in big moments this 2011-12 season, the entire Massachusetts ho...

Minutemen split with Merrimack, clinch Hockey East playoff spot

By Scott Cournoyer

March 5, 2012

With playoffs implications coming down to the wire, the Massachusetts hockey team prevailed. UMass (13-16-5, 9-14-4 Hockey East) secured the eighth and final playoff seed in the HEA tournament after splitting a home-and-home series Friday and Saturday night against No. 12 Merri...

Hobbs’ recent outburst leading charge for Minutemen

By Nick Canelas

January 26, 2012

The last time the Massachusetts hockey team went toe-to-toe with UMass Lowell, a 4-0 loss at the Tsongas Center, it went without one of its captains on the ice. Senior forward Danny Hobbs was left out of the lineup due...

Minutemen add size, look to make impact in Hockey East

By Scott Cournoyer

October 6, 2011

To put it bluntly, the 2010-11 season for the Massachusetts hockey team was a campaign to forget. With 14 freshmen and five contributing seniors departed from ’09-10, along with defensive miscues, shaky goaltending and the...

Podcast: Mass Attack is back Jack

By Herb Scribner

October 6, 2011

Sports Editor and host Herb Scribner discusses the upcoming hockey season with Editor-in-Chief Alyssa Creamer and assistant sports editors Steve Levine and Michael Wood. Don't forget to check out the Hockey Special Issue, which...

Mass Attack drops two to Eagles over weekend

By Dan Gigliotti

February 28, 2011

The final spot in the Hockey East tournament remains uncertain after the Massachusetts hockey team dropped two games this weekend to Boston College. A Minutemen rally attempt on Friday fell just short in a 4-3 loss to the Eagles...

Mass Attack faces two top-ranked teams

By Pete Vasquez

February 3, 2011

The Massachusetts hockey team will go on the road this weekend to face No. 1 Boston College and No. 12 Merrimack as it begins its most rigorous stretch of the closing season. It will be the first meetings of the year with both t...

Northeastern next for Minutemen of Hockey

By Dan Gigliotti

January 27, 2011

Massachusetts hockey coach Don Cahoon called a timeout with eight minutes, 53 seconds left in the second period after his team gave up its second two-goal lead in the game against Northeastern. His message to his team, ...

Minutemen pour goals on Catamounts

By Dan Gigliotti

January 23, 2011

Two weeks ago, after a 5-3 loss at home to Northeastern, Massachusetts hockey coach Don Cahoon had plenty to say about his team’s disappointing performance. On Saturday, the outspoken coach was at a loss for words. The ...

Video: UMass Hockey Season Preview – The Youth Movement.

By Nick O'Malley

October 20, 2010

UMass Hockey: 2010-2011 Season Preview from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. The Minutemen head into the 2010-11 season after losing their top five point scorers from last season and bring in 13 new freshmen onto their roster. UMass has a tough road ahea...

Youth abound on hockey roster

By Steve Levine

October 19, 2010

The Massachusetts hockey team looks nothing like it did just a year ago. 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 ...

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

By Steve Levine

October 13, 2010

On Oct. 2, the Massachusetts hockey season officially began when it lost an exhibition match to New Brunswick, 4-3. The result was reminiscent of last year’s opener, when the Minutemen lost a 3-2 exhibition to the same team....