Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Sheary, Pereira shine bright light on future

By Scott Cournoyer

March 12, 2012

Filed under Hockey

It’s true when people say that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. Despite talented – and still progressing – individuals that performed in big moments this 2011-12 season, the entire Massachusetts ho...

Syner, Pereira receive high honors

By Cameron McDonough

February 17, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The Massachusetts hockey team has had its ups and downs this season, but it got some good news this week as two of its players have received recognition for their outstanding play – in both conference and national regards. The ...

Minutemen knock off top team in hockey, Boston College

By Scott Cournoyer

November 6, 2011

Filed under Hockey

In front of a raucous crowd of 7,622, the Massachusetts hockey team did something it failed to do last weekend. The Minutemen defeated the top team in the nation, No. 1 Boston College, in convincing fashion. “This g...

Minutemen improving on both ends of the ice

By Steve Levine

October 14, 2011

Filed under Hockey

In last year’s home-opener against Boston University, the Massachusetts hockey team drew a home-opening record of 7,021 fans. It ultimately fell to the Terriers, 4-3, marking the first of many one-goal, heartbreaking losses...

Win escapes as UMass opens season with tie

By Scott Cournoyer

October 10, 2011

Filed under Hockey

Despite holding a 3-2 lead, the Massachusetts hockey team surrendered a tying goal with seconds remaining in the third period against Northeastern on Friday. Braden Pimm scored with two seconds left in regulation for th...

Podcast: Mass Attack is back Jack

By Herb Scribner

October 6, 2011

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts

Sports Editor and host Herb Scribner discusses the upcoming hockey season with Editor-in-Chief Alyssa Creamer and assistant sports editors Steve Levine and Michael Wood. Don't forget to check out the Hockey Special Issue, which...

Mass Attack drops two to Eagles over weekend

By Dan Gigliotti

February 28, 2011

Filed under Hockey

The final spot in the Hockey East tournament remains uncertain after the Massachusetts hockey team dropped two games this weekend to Boston College. A Minutemen rally attempt on Friday fell just short in a 4-3 loss to the Eagles...

UMass swept by Merrimack over weekend

By Pete Vasquez

February 21, 2011

Filed under Hockey

By Pete Vasquez Collegian Staff The Massachusetts hockey team was swept by Merrimack in a home-and-home series this past weekend, putting UMass’ playoff push in jeopardy. After surrendering third-period leads of 1-...

Minutemen tie in overtime thriller

By Steve Levine

January 30, 2011

Filed under Hockey

On Saturday, the Massachusetts men’s hockey team avoided what could have been a disastrous weekend at the hands of Northeastern. After losing 3-0 to the Huskies in Boston Friday, the Minutemen returned home to a raucou...

Penalties hurt Minutemen in 5-2 loss

By Steve Levine

November 7, 2010

Filed under Hockey

Penalties hurt the Massachusetts hockey team this weekend. UMass (0-5-2, 0-2-2 Atlantic 10) was confident it would pick up its first win against Army this weekend. Instead, the Minutemen were unprepared and took an abundanc...

Youth abound on hockey roster

By Steve Levine

October 19, 2010

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts hockey team looks nothing like it did just a year ago. The Minutemen lost four of their star players to the NHL and others to graduation following last season’s campaign. Now, UMass will lean on its young ...