Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass hockey looks for bounce back win against Northeastern

By Nick Canelas

February 19, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports

With the postseason drawing near in a congested Hockey East race, the Massachusetts hockey team can finally forget about having to play UMass Lowell again. The Minutemen (10-15-2, 7-12-1 Hockey East Association) endured another tough...

Big second period gives UMass Lowell season sweep of Minutemen

By Nick Canelas

February 17, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

LOWELL – For 52 minutes, 55 seconds, it looked like a goaltending battle for the ages. Both Steve Mastalerz and Connor Hellebuyck carried their respective teams for the entire first and third periods, and a majority of the...

Mistakes plague UMass hockey in 6-3 loss to UMass Lowell

By Stephen Hewitt

February 16, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

Derek Arnold found a seam. With less than two minutes remaining in the second period, the UMass Lowell hockey forward found himself all alone near the blue line with no opposition in sight, and with defenders stacked to...

UMass hockey set for home-and-home with UMass Lowell

By Cameron McDonough

February 15, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The last time the Massachusetts hockey team hosted UMass Lowell, it wasn’t pretty. The Minutemen found themselves down 6-0 in the second period before they scored their first goal of the game en route to an 8-2 loss back...

UMass Lowell making jump to Division I

By Nick Canelas

February 14, 2013

Filed under Archives, Sports

The University of Massachusetts Amherst will no longer be the only UMass school in Division I athletics for all of its sports programs. UMass Lowell announced on Wednesday that it will make the jump to the America East Conference ...

BC coach Jerry York ties all-time wins mark, UNH tops UML

By Tom Mulherin

December 4, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

Boston College coach Jerry York won his 924th career game Saturday night, which ties him with Ron Mason as the winningest coach in NCAA Division I hockey history when No. 1 Boston College avoided a weekend series sweep against No. 9 Boston University with a 5-2 win. The ...

Minutemen with chance to find themselves this weekend

By Nick Canelas

November 16, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

Massachusetts hockey forward Michael Pereira made perfectly clear the importance of his team's next three games. “This is what separates the men from the boys,” he said. The Minutemen (3-4, 2-4 Hockey East Association)...

UMass hockey prepares for big two-game weekend

By Patrick Strohecker

November 15, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The climb up the Hockey East Association standings for the Massachusetts hockey team has been a slow one, but it can get a huge boost this weekend as UMass prepares for a big two-game weekend at Maine on Friday and at home against UMas...

Northeastern freshmen lead upset over BC

By Kaitlin Boyer

October 16, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Hockey

The Northeastern hockey team received goals from three of its freshmen to pull off a 3-1 win over top-ranked defending champion Boston College on Saturday. The Huskies (2-0-0, 2-0-0 Hockey East) were quick to score with a goal from freshman forward ...

Minutemen look to get back on track this weekend

By Nick Canelas

February 3, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

How a team responds when all odds are against it is sometimes the best way to determine its true character. Such appears to be the case for the Massachusetts hockey team as it takes the ice for the first time since being swept in a home-and-home series against UMass Lowell this past weekend...

UMass struggles continue away from Mullins, balance on offense key down stretch

By Scott Cournoyer

February 3, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

Last Saturday, season-long road woes continued for the Massachusetts hockey team. The Minutemen (9-10-5, 5-8-4 Hockey East) suffered a 5-2 loss Saturday night against No. 11 UMass Lowell as part of a home-and-away trip on back-to-back nights, remaining winless this...

Hobbs’ recent outburst leading charge for Minutemen

By Nick Canelas

January 26, 2012

Filed under Hockey, Sports

The last time the Massachusetts hockey team went toe-to-toe with UMass Lowell, a 4-0 loss at the Tsongas Center, it went without one of its captains on the ice. Senior forward Danny Hobbs was left out of the lineup due...