UMass Train keeps rolling, Sweeps BC

Jason Scales February 16, 2019 Chestnut Hill, Ma. — Less than 24 hours after finishing a classic Hockey East battle Massachusetts and Boston College were at it again on the outskirts of Boston. Coming into tonight’s action UMass was still atop the standings, while BC had slipped to fifth place. The first period picked up…… Continue reading UMass Train keeps rolling, Sweeps BC

Harvard’s Gregoire powers Crimson over Terriers in Beanpot Consolation tilt

Boston, MA. — Teams don’t want to be playing at 4:30 pm on Beanpot Monday. The Consolation Game is a sad affair due to the sparse crowd, the smaller bands (if they even show) and the lack of hardware after the game. Tonight’s two participants are no exception, Boston U. and Harvard would obviously rather…… Continue reading Harvard’s Gregoire powers Crimson over Terriers in Beanpot Consolation tilt

Lowell outlasts Northeastern

Matthews Arena, Boston, Ma. —  February has arrived on the heels of record cold across the country. However, this week brings with it a drastic rise in temperatures, especially as the Hockey East race heats up. Seven points separate first from seventh place. One point separates fourth place UMass-Lowell from third place Northeastern. The two teams…… Continue reading Lowell outlasts Northeastern

“BORDER WAR” KICKS OFF IN TYPICAL FASHION

Jason Scales January 21, 2019 Orono, ME. —  Temperatures in northern New England hovered slightly around 0 degrees this Martin Luther King Day. Inside the University of Maine’s Alfond Arena, a 40-year-old rivalry was firing up for its first installment of the 2018-19 season. The Black Bears were hosting their hated rival, the University of…… Continue reading “BORDER WAR” KICKS OFF IN TYPICAL FASHION

BU Terriers @ Harvard Crimson

“Friendly” rivalry still gets chippy on the ice, as teams skate to 2-2 drawAllston, MA. –     On a rainy, cold Tuesday night during the winter break, a 97 year old rivalry drew 1902 spectators to Bright-Landry Arena on the banks of the Charles River. Their devotion to their teams would be rewarded with…… Continue reading BU Terriers @ Harvard Crimson

UMass-Amherst @ UNH

The Minutemen skated into the Whittemore Center at New Hampshire atop the Hockey East standings at this early juncture. The Wildcats are on a one game winning streak after beating Vermont last weekend in their home opener here in Durham. UMass has bested the likes of a resurgent RPI, #1 Ohio St, and a very…… Continue reading UMass-Amherst @ UNH