Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Paul Thompson scores game-winner for UNH

By Matt Strong

February 8, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Senior forward Paul Thompson contributed a game-winning effort for the second consecutive weekend on the road to help the New Hampshire hockey team to a 5-4 victory over Maine Saturday night at the Whittemore Center. With...

UNH, Merrimack have strong weekend

By Matt Strong

January 31, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

The New Hampshire hockey team continued its great play this weekend with a sweep of Providence. Friday night’s matchup saw senior forward Mike Sislo notch his 100th career point in collegiate play for the No. 7 ranked Wildcats...

BC edges UML, Northeastern ties Maine

By Stephen Sellner

January 24, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Hockey

Jimmy Hayes nettled two goals for the Boston College men’s hockey team to help defeat the University of Massachusetts Lowell 5-3 on Saturday night at Kelley Rink. The contest was knotted at two entering the final frame, however,...

Video: UMass falls to Maine, 68-56

By Stephen Sellner

December 9, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports Videos

Videos and production from Wednesday night's game by Stephen Sellner. Press Conference   UMass-Maine Press Conference 12-8 from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. Highlights   UMass falls to Maine, 68-56 from Daily Colle...

Minutemen to play powerhouse Wisconsin near halfway mark

By Pete Vasquez

December 9, 2010

Filed under Hockey

As the first semester winds to a close, so does the Massachusetts hockey team’s first half schedule. Just like the rest of the UMass community, the Minutemen want to finish strong. Sunday’s matchup at Maine will be the final game for UMass before Christmas. The Mi...

Eagles victorious in battle between Boston schools

By Eric Mansfield

December 6, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Hockey

Boston College completed a weekend sweep of Boston University with a 5-2 win Saturday. Sophomore Steven Whitney scored two goals, junior Cam Atkinson added one and senior goaltender John Muse made 29 saves for the No. 8 Eagles. BC...

Minutemen claim pair of wins over Thanksgiving break

By Robert Hanlon

November 29, 2010

Filed under Club Sports

Heading into Thanksgiving break, the Massachusetts men’s club hockey team earned two wins against Keene State and Maine for its second three-game winning streak on the season. The Minutemen defeated the Owls, 3-1, on Friday...

Defensive stops key in UMass victory

By Jay Asser

November 7, 2010

Filed under Football

For the first time in weeks, the Massachusetts football team received big plays from its defense to get much needed stops and turnovers in a 39-24 win over Maine on Saturday. Linebacker Tyler Holmes, the leader of the M...

BU tops Friars, Black Bears upset No.2 Fighting Sioux

By Stephen Sellner

October 25, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Kieran Millan’s 39-save effort helped lift Boston University past Providence, 2-1, on Saturday. Ryan Ruikka found the back of the net with a wrist shot from the left edge, giving the Terriers the lead 13 minutes, 59 seconds i...

Villanova trounces Maine during CAA weekend

By Scott Cournoyer

October 18, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Football

Villanova quarterback Chris Witney put on a passing display Saturday as the Wildcats scored their way to victory on the road against the Maine, winning, 48-18. Villanova’s (4-2, 2-1 Colonial Athletic Association) second...

Club hockey splits weekend

By Robert Hanlon

October 4, 2010

Filed under Club Sports

The Massachusetts men’s club hockey team got off to a hot start with a captivating 8-4 win over Sacred Heart at the Mullins Center, before falling to Maine, 4-3 on Saturday. The Minutemen demolished the Pioneers with eight...

Conte Forum hosts best-of-three between UMass and BC

By Jay Asser

March 11, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Boston College has already defeated the Massachusetts hockey team on three occasions this year. The postseason, however, is the beginning of a whole new season. This weekend, UMass will look to change its luck against BC in...