Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen scare Minnesota despite two losses

By Dan Gigliotti

October 11, 2010

The Massachusetts hockey team experienced near identical results in its two games this past weekend when it traveled to the Twin City of Minneapolis. UMass lost on Friday, 5-3, and on Saturday, 5-4, to No. 15 Minnesota, but not before a serious scar...

Minutemen open campaign at Minnesota over weekend

By Pete Vasquez

October 6, 2010

The Massachusetts men’s hockey team is eager to begin its 2010-11 season. The setting will be Minneapolis, Minn. as the Minutemen face No. 15 Minnesota on Friday and Saturday nights. “We’re very anxious,” UMass coach Don Cahoon sai...

Raiola returns to home state, forwards to be focal point for UM

By Dan Gigliotti

October 6, 2010

Though Minnesota is foreign territory to most of the members of the Massachusetts hockey team, it isn’t to Anthony Raiola. The Victoria, Minn. native heads back to his home state this weekend when UMass takes on Minnesota, a game he hopes to play in and that will feature many of his f...

Overtime not enough for Minutemen to take game

By Stephen Sellner

October 3, 2010

Junior Danny Hobbs’ two-goal performance was not enough for the Massachusetts hockey team, as Jeff Lee’s overtime goal capped a 4-3 comeback win for New Brunswick in an exhibition game at the Mullins Practice Rink on Saturday. The...

Gophers and Badgers add to perennially tough UMass schedule

By Nick O'Malley

September 13, 2010

In the Hockey East, where top-tier teams, Hobey Baker Award finalists and national championship contenders so often reside, there’s no such thing as a quick glance over the schedule. Top to bottom, one of the strongest conf...

Minutemen looking to end 3-game skid vs. Merrimack

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

February 18, 2010

For a team looking to avoid its longest losing streak of the season, Lawler Arena is the last place it wants to go. But for the Massachusetts hockey team, that’s where they will be headed on Friday as they look to snap their...

Cahoon looking for more physical team

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

February 18, 2010

With last weekend’s sweep by Northeastern, the Massachusetts hockey team tied its longest losing streak of the season and have continually answered questions as to what is going wrong. After looking over tapes, UMass coach...

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...

James Marcou, Casey Wellman dominance key to UMass’s success

By Jeffrey R. Larnard

January 25, 2010

With James Marcou, the nation’s leader in points and assists and Casey Wellman, the nation’s second leading goal scorer, it is an uncommon thing to see the Massachusetts hockey team go a game without one of the two scoring a...