Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen prepare for final series of regular season

By Scott Cournoyer

March 2, 2012

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

BC claims top seed in HEA Tournament

By Amy Chaunt

March 10, 2011

The Whittemore Center Arena this past weekend was ecstatic, as Boston College sophomore forward Pat Mullane clinched a 4-3 win for the Eagles after scoring the game-winning goal over New Hampshire Saturday. BC finished their regular season with a 26-7-1 record under their belt, compared to last sea...

Marcou, Concannon return from ailments

By Pete Vasquez

February 11, 2011

Despite the 16-2 combined romping that the Massachusetts hockey team witnessed last weekend at the hands of Boston College and Merrimack, the players and coaches can take solace in knowing that two important figures in the t...

Paul Thompson scores game-winner for UNH

By Matt Strong

February 8, 2011

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

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...

Merrimack stuns Boston College behind Cannata

By Stephen Sellner

November 2, 2010

Joe Cannata’s 31 saves lifted Merrimack past the defending national champion Boston College, 4-2, on Saturday night. Jesse Todd gave the Warriors an early lead, scoring on a power play 4:14 into the game. BC goalkeeper Parker Milner saved Carter Madsen’s backhand shot, but Todd finished the rebound for his ...