Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass hockey prepares for four straight against Maine

By Cameron McDonough

October 24, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

The Massachusetts hockey team’s upcoming schedule is about to get “unusual.” The Minutemen (2-2) will face Hockey East foe Maine four straight times over the next two weekends, and the first weekend is scheduled to be a ...

Canelas: Loss to Maine a major setback for UMass football

By Nick Canelas

September 8, 2013

Filed under Football, Sports

FOXBORO – It was the darkest 60 minutes of the Massachusetts football team's life as a member of the Football Bowl Subdivision. The Minutemen lacked heart, looked uninspired and clearly weren't mature enough to avoid playing...

UMass loses to FCS Maine, remains winless at Gillette Stadium

By Cameron McDonough

September 7, 2013

Filed under Football, Sports

FOXBORO – The Massachusetts football team entered its home opener on Saturday with an overall record of 0-7 at Gillette Stadium. However, Saturday looked like a golden opportunity for UMass to get that elusive first win at its...

Canelas: Maine game is a must-win for UMass football

By Nick Canelas

September 5, 2013

Filed under Football, Sports, Sports Columns

When the Massachusetts football team's 2013 schedule was released, one game in particular stood out to me as more important than any other. No, it wasn't the Minutemen's matchup with defending Big 12 champion Kansas State on...

Report: Jordan Broadnax out for Maine game, Rob Blanchflower game-time decision

By Mark Chiarelli

September 5, 2013

Filed under Football, Sports

The Massachusetts football team’s first appearance at Gillette Stadium in 2013 may potentially come without two of its most explosive offensive weapons. UMass coach Charley Molnar ruled running back Jordan Broadnax out for Saturday’s matchup against Maine, and said star tight ...

UMass hockey bounces back against Maine, reclaims 8th in Hockey East

By Patrick Strohecker

February 24, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

Tied 2-2 heading into the third period, the Massachusetts hockey team faced arguably its most important period of hockey this season. The Minutemen (11-17-2, 8-14-1 Hockey East Association) responded, scoring three goals in...

Minutemen with chance to find themselves this weekend

By Nick Canelas

November 16, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

Massachusetts hockey forward Michael Pereira made perfectly clear the importance of his team's next three games. “This is what separates the men from the boys,” he said. The Minutemen (3-4, 2-4 Hockey East Association)...

UMass hockey prepares for big two-game weekend

By Patrick Strohecker

November 15, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The climb up the Hockey East Association standings for the Massachusetts hockey team has been a slow one, but it can get a huge boost this weekend as UMass prepares for a big two-game weekend at Maine on Friday and at home against UMas...

UNH blanks Maine, BU rallies late

By Joey Saade

November 7, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The New Hampshire hockey team wasted no time getting back on the winning track, topping Maine, 4-0, in Orono, Maine, on Sunday. Wildcats senior forward Austin Block chipped in with two goals while goalkeeper Casey DeSmith s...

4.0-magnitude earthquake hits New England

By Herb Scribner

October 17, 2012

Filed under Local News, News

A 4.0-magnitude earthquake struck New England last night. The earthquake hit about three miles west of Hollis Center, Maine, which borders New Hampshire, at 7:12 p.m., according to Susan Hoover, geophysicist at the United Stat...