Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Teglia could see action against Terriers over weekend

By Pete Vasquez

October 20, 2010

Filed under Hockey

With goal keeper Paul Dainton’s status still uncertain for Friday’s home opener against rival Boston University, the Massachusetts men’s hockey team is confident sticking a 19-year-old freshman in front of the net. But Je...

Special Issue: Hockey 2010

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

October 20, 2010

Filed under Hockey, Special Issues

The Collegian preview the 2010-11 men's hockey season with previews, sidebars and columns. Click on the pictures to see the .pdf of the front or back along with the page that followed it in publication. ...

Cahoon and Co. prepare for new, unique season

By Pete Vasquez

October 19, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Every season is unique and withstanding from past seasons. Don Cahoon, coach of the Massachusetts men’s hockey team, understands this concept. As the Cahoon Era enters its 11th campaign, the UMass coach looks at his group of 30 ...

DailyCollegian.com Sport Podcast: Looking for a new name

By Nick O'Malley

October 19, 2010

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Podcasts

Former Collegian hockey writer Joe Meloni comes in to drop some college hockey knowledge on Nick O'Malley as they preview the 2010-11 UMass hockey season. E-mail suggestions to [email protected] to help us come up with a new title for the podcast that isn't lame. Clic...

Youth abound on hockey roster

By Steve Levine

October 19, 2010

Filed under Hockey

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 ...

‘C’ is for Dainton

By Dan Gigliotti

October 19, 2010

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts hockey team has one player wearing a jersey stitched with the letter “C” and it is worn by a player in an unlikely position. Senior Paul Dainton is one eight goalies since the beginning of the UMass hocke...

Last year’s stars striving for NHL

By Steve Levine

October 19, 2010

Filed under Hockey

With their college careers behind them, the stars of last year’s Massachusetts hockey team are now lacing up for shifts in professional hockey.          Casey Wellman, James Marcou, Justin Braun and Matt Irwin were the fo...

Youth movement will make or break UMass’ season

By Nick O'Malley

October 19, 2010

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts hockey team is young-crazy young. With 13 rookies on the roster and only a handful of the team’s top contributors returning this season (most are currently playing on the Worcester Sharks), the Minutemen’s...

Big shoes to fill for Michael Marcou

By Dan Gigliotti

October 19, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Massachusetts defenseman Michael Marcou has heard all of the comparisons to his older brother and former teammate James. However, the junior will use his older brother’s guidance in hopes of making his own legacy at UMass. ...

Get ready for the “No-Name” Minutemen

By Nick O'Malley

October 19, 2010

Filed under Hockey

The 2009-10 Massachusetts hockey team was a unit with an identity.          Offensively, UMass was at its best when on the power play and feeding the puck to James Marcou and Casey Wellman. Those two elite scorers...

Syner in position to take over scoring load

By Pete Vasquez

October 19, 2010

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts men’s hockey team lost pivotal players from their offense last year. T.J. Syner, a junior forward from Springfield, Mass. hopes to be a spark for the Minutemen, having skated with and learned from two of t...