Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Podcast: Puck Talk

By Cameron McDonough

February 15, 2013

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

Captain Cam, Sergeant Strohecker and Nick Canelas discuss the hockey team's loss to #20 Merrimack and look ahead to their weekend series against UMass Lowell. Puck Talk 7...

UMass gives up three straight goals in loss to No. 20 Merrimack

By Patrick Strohecker

February 11, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The story of the Massachusetts hockey team’s season is one filled with the inability to protect leads and the constant squandering of games in the third period. That story proved to be true once again in Sunday’s 4-2 loss a...

Podcast: Puck Talk

By Cameron McDonough

February 8, 2013

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

Cameron McDonough, Patrick Strohecker and Nick Canelas break down the Minutemen's win over BU and look ahead to this weekend's matchup against Merrimack. Puck Talk 6...

First line forwards look to lift UMass hockey past Merrimack

By Nick Canelas

February 8, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

Following his team’s 5-1 win over Boston University last Friday, Massachusetts hockey forward Michael Pereira claimed his line to be one of the fastest in Hockey East, if not one of the fastest in the country. Pereira’s...

Hockey Podcast: UMass splits weekend with Merrimack, facing BC in playoffs

By Nick Canelas

March 5, 2012

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

Hockey beat writer Nick Canelas and Patrick Strohecker talk about the weekend split against No. 12 Merrimack, and preview the first round of the Hockey East Tournament against No. 1 Boston College. Hockey Podcast...

Minutemen prepare for final series of regular season

By Scott Cournoyer

March 2, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

It all comes down to this. With just two regular-season games remaining, the fate of a postseason berth for the Massachusetts hockey team will be decided, beginning Friday when UMass (12-15-5, 8-13-4 Hockey East) hosts No. 12 Merrimack ...

Social media group calls for Moore’s playing time

By David Martin

March 1, 2012

Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

Massachusetts hockey goaltender Kevin Moore has only played three minutes, 40 seconds on the ice in his four years with the Minutemen. But there’s a chance that could change on Friday. UMass will welcome No. 12 Merri...

Last-second goal lifts Merrimack past struggling UMass

By Scott Cournoyer

February 5, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

A night after a heartbreaking 4-3 overtime loss to Northeastern on the road, the Massachusetts hockey team dropped another close one Saturday night at the Mullins Center, this time to No. 4 Merrimack, 4-3. With just two seconds rema...

Merrimack remains unbeaten; BU, UVM win

By Jeffrey Okerman

November 16, 2011

Filed under Sports

In a game that No. 16 Boston University had controlled for a large majority, it was No. 4 Merrimack that added another win to its season total, rising to 8-0-1 and 6-0-1 in Hockey East. Merrimack freshman Justin Mansfield got the W...

Merrimack remains unbeaten; Riverhawks down Terriers

By Cameron McDonough

November 9, 2011

Filed under Archives, Hockey, Sports

The Merrimack hockey team continued its early season success this past weekend against Northeastern, battling to a 1-1 tie and a 3-2 overtime victory to remain undefeated and earn a No. 4 ranking. The weekend home-and-home ...

BC splits pair, Providence beats BU, UMass, Merrimack holds off Army

By Cameron McDonough

October 20, 2011

Filed under Hockey

No. 1 Boston College had an up and down weekend as it dropped its home opener to No. 3 Denver, but was able to salvage a win on the road against No. 15 New Hampshire. The Eagles were coming off of an impressive first weekend of play at The Icebreaker Invitational with w...

Boston College Eagles take home 10th Hockey East title

By Amy Chaunt

March 21, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Hockey

Junior forward Cam Atkinson scored two goals on Saturday evening for the Boston College hockey team, including the game-winner as the Eagles defeated Merrimack, 5-3, in the 27th annual Hockey East Championship at TD Garden. Atkinson...