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January 26 in Hockey East: Lowell soars in front of record crowd vs. NU; Maine completes BC sweep

by JOSHUA KUMMINS UMass-Lowell 5, Northeastern 4 (OT) Being down 4-1 in the early stages of the third period did not phase the River Hawks as they scored four unanswered goals to topple the Huskies in overtime – in front … Continue reading

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January 19 in Hockey East: PC, UML surprise two of league’s best; BC explodes at NU

by JOSHUA KUMMINS Providence 6, New Hampshire 5 Paced by two goals from junior Derek Army, the Friars earned their first victory at Whittemore Center since March 2004 with an outstanding road effort to rebound from Thursday’s one-goal decision in … Continue reading

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January 17 in Hockey East: River Hawks break out late, edge past Friars in playoff rematch

by JOSHUA KUMMINS UMass-Lowell 2, Providence 1 After two scoreless periods at Tsongas Center that were dominated by rookie goaltenders Jon Gillies and Connor Hellebuyck, the River Hawk offense broke through in the third stanza en route to a crucial … Continue reading

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March 23 in Hockey East: Wetmore Plays Hero as UML Downs Miami, Advances to East Regional Final at “The Bank”

by Joshua Kummins BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Junior captain Riley Wetmore jammed home a rebound goal on the post for his second of the game, playing hero for the No. 13 UMass-Lowell River Hawks in Friday’s 4-3 victory over the No. … Continue reading

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Hockey East NCAA Tournament Preview: Regional Keys to the Game for BU and UMass-Lowell

Here is the second of a two-part series on the four Hockey East teams in the NCAA Tournament, written by Danny Jaillet with assistance from our Hockey East Senior Writer Joshua Kummins. Part I: Northeast Regional Keys to the Game … Continue reading

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March 8 in Hockey East: Providence Upsets UML in Quarterfinal Opener at Tsongas Center

by Joshua Kummins LOWELL — There is a first time for everything and the seventh-seeded Providence Friars are showing how true that is, especially in college hockey’s post-season. Heading into Thursday night’s contest at Tsongas Center, a No. 7 seed … Continue reading

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February 18 in Hockey East: BC Earns Sweep; Lowell Gets Back at BU; UNH Wins Senior Night

by Joshua Kummins NORTH ANDOVER — Senior Paul Carey scored with 5:31 to play as Boston College captured the lone sweep of the weekend in Hockey East play with a 2-1 win at Merrimack’s Lawler Arena on Saturday. With the … Continue reading

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Maine 2, UMass-Lowell 1: Black Bears Survive Late Scare, Down First-Place River Hawks

by Joshua Kummins LOWELL – Fresh off a 3-0 shutout of rival Merrimack on Friday night, the UMass-Lowell River Hawks entered Saturday’s game against No. 12 Maine as the new No. 1 team in the Hockey East standings and the … Continue reading

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UMass-Lowell vs. Maine: Pre-Game Notes and Lines from the Tsongas Center

  HOCKEY EAST PRE-GAME No. 12 Maine Black Bears (16-9-3, 11-8-2 HE) at No. 7 UMass-Lowell River Hawks (19-7-0, 14-6-0 HE) February 11, 2012 | Paul E. Tsongas Center at UMass-Lowell (Lowell, Mass.) | 7:15 p.m. by Joshua Kummins The Lowdown: … Continue reading

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UMass-Lowell vs. Maine: Playoff-Bound River Hawks Eye Sweep of Black Bears, Six-Game Streak

by Joshua Kummins LOWELL — After a 3-0 shutout of rival Merrimack on Friday night, the No. 7 UMass-Lowell River Hawks (19-7-0, 14-6-0 HE) will be right back in action on this Saturday evening when they host the No. 12 Maine Black … Continue reading

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