Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Good looks to UMass hockey

By Michael Wood

October 6, 2011

Growing up, I never liked hockey. I hated watching it on TV. It wasn’t fun to play. I didn’t know any of the teams in the NHL. The rules were confusing, and frankly, there were better things I could be doing with my ...

Teglia looks to fill void left behind by Dainton

By Michael Wood

October 6, 2011

With the season just about to begin, the Massachusetts hockey team is no closer to choosing a starting goaltender than it was at the end of last season. After losing former captain and all-time saves leader Paul Dainton to...

Roster breakdown for 2011-2012 Minutemen

By Scott Cournoyer

October 6, 2011

In 2010-2011, the Massachusetts hockey team, because of its lack of physical size, relied on speed, quickness and good movement to dictate the tempo and pace of each game. This season, with the physical development seen in...

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...

Minutemen bulk up for 2011-2012 season

By Steve Levine

October 6, 2011

Hockey is just as much about size, strength and physicality as it is about speed, agility and skill. Last year, the Massachusetts men’s hockey roster consisted of 14 freshmen, many of whom possessed only those latter elements...

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

By Jay Asser

March 11, 2010

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...

Minutemen hit the road in search of series wins

By Jay Asser

January 28, 2010

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...