Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Mass Attack sneaks into HE tournament with draw over Maine

By Pete Vasquez

March 6, 2011

As the overtime buzzer sounded at Saturday night’s home game against Maine, the Massachusetts hockey team gathered in a circular embrace as the Mullins Center roared around them. UMass (6-21-6, 5-16-6 HEA) clinched the f...

Dainton propels Minutemen to playoffs

By Steve Levine

March 6, 2011

In the last game of the regular season, the captain of the Massachusetts men’s hockey team stepped up when his team needed him most. Paul Dainton single-handedly saved the Minutemen’s season Saturday by making a sle...

Seniors take ice for regular-season finale

By Pete Vasquez

March 4, 2011

As the Massachusetts hockey team closes its season this weekend with two home games against Maine, it also bids farewell to its seven seniors who will play their final games at the Mullins Center. Led by senior captain Paul D...

Dainton goes for saves record

By Steve Levine

February 24, 2011

There’s more than just points on the line when the Massachusetts men’s hockey team plays a home-and-home against Boston College this weekend. Senior goalie and captain Paul Dainton is also going for UMass’ all-time...

UMass looks to avenge embarrassing loss

By Steve Levine

February 17, 2011

With three weeks remaining in the regular season and crucial points to be earned, this weekend is arguably the most important for the Massachusetts men’s hockey team. UMass sits seventh in the conference standings and...

Mass Attack gives up 16 goals in two defeats

By Dan Gigliotti

February 6, 2011

It was no secret to Massachusetts hockey coach Don Cahoon entering this weekend’s road trip that its remaining schedule would pose a major challenge to his team. Cahoon’s worst nightmare could not have forecast this weekend’s results. The Minut...

Minutemen pour goals on Catamounts

By Dan Gigliotti

January 23, 2011

Two weeks ago, after a 5-3 loss at home to Northeastern, Massachusetts hockey coach Don Cahoon had plenty to say about his team’s disappointing performance. On Saturday, the outspoken coach was at a loss for words. The ...

Dainton, Teglia create strong UMass dynamic between the posts

By Pete Vasquez

November 18, 2010

Nearly a quarter through its season, the Massachusetts hockey team has unveiled two different goalkeepers, three years apart, who have both been equal contributors to the team. Senior captain Paul Dainton and freshman Jeff Teglia have split time equall...

Minutemen fall to Friars Saturday, skate to draw Friday at home

By Pete Vasquez

October 31, 2010

Costly mistakes were the difference this weekend for the Massachusetts hockey team, as it lost the finale of a home-and-home series against Providence College, 3-2, on Saturday. This came after the two teams played to a 3-3 tie on Friday at the Mullins Center. In the sec...

Paul Dainton critical in growth of Jeff Teglia

By Dan Gigliotti

October 24, 2010

Senior captain Paul Dainton stood on the bench during the Massachusetts hockey team’s home opener against Boston University, making way for freshman Jeff Teglia to start his second-straight game in net. Despite allowing f...

Teglia could see action against Terriers over weekend

By Pete Vasquez

October 20, 2010

With goal keeper Paul Dainton’s status still uncertain for Friday’s home opener against rival Boston University, the Massachusetts men’s hockey team is confident sticking a 19-year-old freshman in front of the net. But Je... Sport Podcast: Looking for a new name

By Nick O'Malley

October 19, 2010

Former Collegian hockey writer Joe Meloni comes in to drop some college hockey knowledge on Nick O'Malley as they preview the 2010-11 UMass hockey season. E-mail suggestions to [email protected] to help us come up with a new title for the podcast that isn't lame. Clic...