June 25, 2013
31 Hockey Players Named to Hockey East All-Academic Team; Women Rank 1st, Men 2nd
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – The UNH women’s ice hockey team had a league-high 16 representatives on the Women’s Hockey East All-Academic Team and the men’s team recorded the second highest total of 15 on the Hockey East All-Academic Team.

May 7, 2013
Evans, Maguire Named Jim Urquhart Student-Athletes of Year
DURHAM, N.H. – Matt Evans (Hanover, Mass.) of the football team and Keely Maguire (Georgetown, Mass.) of the women’s track and field team were named the 2012-13 recipients of the Jim Urquhart Student-Athlete of the Year award by the UNH athletic department.

May 1, 2013
Men's Hockey's Brett Pesce Earns Top Collegiate Ranking in NHL Draft Central Scouting Report
DURHAM, N.H.- Freshman defenseman Brett Pesce (Tarrytown, N.Y.) of the University of New Hampshire men’s ice hockey team is the top active collegiate skater on the just-released Central Scouting Rankings for the upcoming 2013 NHL Entry Draft. Pesce is ranked 40th overall out of more than 210 North American skaters.

April 25, 2013
Former Men's Hockey Standout Bobby Butler Named to U.S. National Team
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Former University of New Hampshire men’s hockey standout Bobby Butler will make his USA Hockey debut as he has been selected to the 2013 U.S. Men’s National Team. USA Hockey announced the selection Thursday afternoon.

April 20, 2013
DeSmith Named MVP; Knodel Tabbed as 110th Captain at Men's Hockey Banquet
DURHAM, N.H.— Sophomore goalie Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) of the University of New Hampshire men’s ice hockey team was presented the Roger A. LeClerc Award as the team's Most Valuable Player for the 2012-13 season, announced at the annual team awards banquet Saturday evening at the Huddleston Hall Ballroom.

April 19, 2013
Men's Hockey Team Calls, Thanks Season ticket Holders for Support in 2012-13 Season
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team took to the phones Tuesday and placed calls to all season ticket holders for their dedication and support of the program for the 2012-13 season. The “Thank-A-Thon” was held at the UNH Survey Center on campus.

April 12, 2013
Men’s Hockey’s Trevor van Riemsdyk named All-America Selection
GLOUCESTER, Mass. – Sophomore defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk (Middletown, N.J.) of the University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named as an America Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA)/CCM Hockey Division I All-America first team selection for the 2012-13 season. He becomes the first Wildcat blueliner to be named an All-America first team since Blake Kessel did so in 2011.

April 7, 2013
Hardowa signs (ATO) Contract with Abbottsford Heat of American Hockey League
DURHAM, N,H. -- Senior captain Connor Hardowa (Edmonton, Alberta) of the University of New Hampshire men's hockey team has signed an amateur tryout (ATO) contract with the Abbottsford (British Columbia) Heat of the American Hockey League (AHL).

April 3, 2013
Men’s Hockey’s van Riemsdyk named to New England All-Star Team
DURHAM, N.H. – Sophomore defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk (Middletown, N.J.) of the University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named to the 2012-13 New England Men’s Division I All-Stars, as announced Tuesday by the New England Hockey Writers. He will be recognized at the New England Hockey Writers annual awards banquet on Tuesday, April 16 at the Prince Restaurant in Saugus, Mass.

April 3, 2013
Kostolansky Signs With Rapid City Rush of Central Hockey League
DURHAM, N,H. – Senior Brett Kostolansky (Denver, Colo.) of the University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team has signed a contract with the Rapid City (South Dakota) Rush of the Central Hockey League (CHL).

April 1, 2013
Grote, Henrion: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Nicole Grote (Ellicott City, Md.) of the women’s lacrosse team and John Henrion (Holden, Mass.) of the men’s hockey team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

March 30, 2013
#10 Men's Hockey Faces #3 UMass Lowell for Berth in Frozen Four (Saturday, 6:30 p.m., ESPNU)
MANCHESTER, N.H. - The 10th-ranked UNH men's hockey team takes on No. 3 UMass Lowell in the NCAA Division I Northeast Regional Final at the Verizon Wireless Arena on Saturday, March 30, at 6:30 p.m. (ESPNU). The Wildcats are seeking their first trip to the Frozen Four since 2003, while the River Hawks are bidding for their first journey to the national semifinals.

March 30, 2013
#10 Men's Hockey Defeated by #3 UMass Lowell, 2-0, in NCAA Northeast Regional Final
MANCHESTER, N.H. -- Connor Hellebuyck stopped all 28 shots to backbone the third-ranked UMass Lowell men's ice hockey team to Saturday night's 2-0 victory against 10th-ranked UNH in the NCAA Northeast Regional final game at Verizon Wireless Arena.

March 29, 2013
Men's Hockey Game Day Practice
MANCHESTER, N.H. - The No. 10 UNH's men's ice hockey team took the ice Friday morning for a shoot around in preparation for the opening round of the Northeast Regional in the 2013 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Championship.

March 29, 2013
No. 10 UNH men’s hockey rallies past No. 12 Denver, 5-2
MANCHESTER, N.H. – John Henrion (Holden, Mass.), Trevor van Riemsdyk (Middletown, N.J.) and Casey Thrush (Easton, Md.) tallied two points apiece and Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) recorded 31 saves to lead the 10th-ranked UNH men's ice hockey team to Friday night's 5-2 victory against 12th-ranked Denver in an NCAA Northeast Region semifinal game at Verizon Wireless Arena.

March 26, 2013
Game Notes: 10th-Ranked Men's Hockey Takes on No. 12 Denver in NCAA Northeast Regional in Manchester
DURHAM, N.H. -- The 10th-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team takes on the 12th-ranked University of Denver in the NCAA Northeast Regional at Verizon Wireless Arena March 29-30. The Wildcats and Pioneers square off at 8 p.m. (ESPNU) while UMass Lowell and Wisconsin play the first semifinal at 4:30 p.m. (ESPN Syndicate/ESPN3).

March 25, 2013
Gray, van Riemsdyk: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Kayla Gray (Buffalo, N.Y.) of the women’s gymnastics team and Trevor van Riemsdyk (Middletown, N.J.) of the men’s hockey team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

March 24, 2013
No. 10 Men’s Hockey Receives NCAA Bid; Will Play No. 12 Denver in Northeast Regional in Manchester
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The 10th-ranked UNH men's hockey team received an at-large bid to the 2013 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Championship and will face off against No. 12 Denver in a first round game of the Northeast Regional that will be played March 29 8 p.m. at the Verizon Wireless Arena (Manchester, N.H.) live on ESPNU.

March 21, 2013
van Riemsdyk named Hockey East First-Team All Star; Goumas and DeSmith earn Honorable Mention Distinction
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – University of New Hampshire sophomore defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk (Middletown, N.J.) was named a Hockey East First-Team All-Star, while sophomore netminder Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) and junior forward Kevin Goumas (Long Beach, N.Y.) were named Hockey East Honorable Mention All-Stars. Thursday’s announcements were made at the league awards banquet, held at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Cambridge.

March 20, 2013
Henrion Garners Hockey East Three-Star Award; ‘Cats win Charlie Holt Sportsmanship Award
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – Senior forward John Henrion (Holden, Mass.) of the 10th-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team earned the Army ROTC Three-Stars Award for the 2012-13 season. In addition, the Wildcats were honored as the 2013 Charlie Holt Team Sportsmanship Award, given annually to the least penalized team in Hockey East.

March 18, 2013
Puccia, Willows: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Laura Puccia (Fairport, N.Y.) of the women’s lacrosse team and Matt Willows (Congers, N.Y.) of the men’s hockey team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

March 17, 2013
#7 Men's Hockey Ousted From Hockey East Quarters with 3-2 Loss at #17 Providence
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Trevor van Riemsdyk (Middletown, N.J.) recorded a pair of assists, but the seventh-ranked UNH men’s ice hockey team was ousted from the Hockey East tournament with Sunday afternoon’s 3-2 loss to 17th-ranked Providence.

March 16, 2013
Willows' Hat Trick Lifts Men's Hockey to 4-1 Win Over Providence; Quarterfinal Series Tied 1-1
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Matt Willows (Congers, N.Y.) notched his first career hat trick, and the seventh-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team skated past No. 17 Providence College, 4-1, to even their best-of-three Hockey East quarterfinal series one game apiece Saturday afternoon at Schneider Arena.

March 15, 2013
No. 7 Men’s Hockey Edged by Providence, 3-2, in Game One of HE Quarterfinals
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Grayson Downing (Abbottsford, British Columbia) notched a goal and an assist, but the seventh-ranked and fifth-seeded University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team came up short 3-2 to the 17th-ranked and fourth-seeded Providence College Friars in game one of the best-of-three Hockey East quarterfinal action at Schneider Arena.

March 12, 2013
No. 7 Men's Hockey Travels to Fourth-Seeded Providence College for Best-of-Three Hockey East Quarterfinals
DURHAM, N.H. -- The seventh-ranked and fifth-seeded University of New Hampshire men's hockey travels to Providence College for a best-of-three Hockey East quarterfinal series. The Wildcats dropped the season series 0-2-1 against the Friars and are looking for revenge in the postseason. The teams will play Friday night at 7 p.m., Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. (NESN) and Sunday's game, if necessary, would be at 4:30 p.m.

March 9, 2013
Fan Information - Men's Hockey Travels to Providence for Hockey East Quarterfinals - March 15-17
WAKEFIELD, Mass. -- The Hockey East Association announced the pairings for the upcoming 29th annual Hockey East Tournament on Saturday night, which begins next weekend with the best-of-three quarterfinal round on campus sites of the top four seeds.

March 8, 2013
Late Rally Falls Short in No. 4 Men's Hockey's 4-3 Loss to Maine
DURHAM, N.H. – Junior defenseman Eric Knodel (West Chester, Pa.) registered a pair of points on the night (1g, 1a) as the fourth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team fell by a score of 4-3 to border rival University of Maine on Friday night at the Whittemore Center.

March 8, 2013
Game On! Friday's Men's Hockey Game against Maine Remains as Scheduled
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire has announced that despite the curtailing of operations on campus, the men’s hockey game featuring the Wildcats and the University of Maine will remain as scheduled. Puck drop is set for 7:30 p.m. and the game will be televised live on NBC Sports.

March 6, 2013
No. 4 Men's Hockey Battles Rival Maine in Two-Game White Out Weekend (Fri - 7:30 - NBC Sport) (Sat - 4:00 - NESN)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The fourth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey enters into a pivotal weekend home series against rival Maine. The Wildcats and Black Bears will close out the regular season with games holding major playoff implications. Both games of this "White Out the Whitt" weekend will be televised. Friday night's game (7:30 p.m.) will air on NBC Sports, while Saturday's game (4:00 p.m.) can be seen on NESN.

March 4, 2013
Mann, Henrion: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Katie Mann (Prince George, British Columbia) of the women’s swimming & diving team and John Henrion (Holden, Mass.) of the men’s ice hockey team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

March 4, 2013
DeSmith, Henrion Collect Hockey East Weekly Honors
WAKEFIELD, Mass. - Sophomore goaltender Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) and senior forward John Henrion (Holden, Mass.) of the fourth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team were named Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week and Hockey East co-Player of the Week, respectively.

March 2, 2013
Henrion's hat trick, DeSmith's Shutout Lifts No. 5 Men's Hockey Past UMass 4-0
DURHAM, N.H. – Senior John Henrion (Holden, Mass.) scored the first hat trick of his career, and Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) turned aside 25 shots for his sixth career shutout as the fifth-ranked UNH men's hockey team blanked UMass 4-0 in Saturday night’s Hockey East contest at the Whittemore Center to take over sole possession of first place in the league standings.

March 1, 2013
Henrion's goal with four seconds left lifts No. 5 men's hockey to 2-2 tie vs UMass
DURHAM, N.H. –John Henrion (Holden, Mass.) scored his 10th goal of the season with under four seconds remaining in regulation to help the fifth-ranked UNH men’s hockey team claim a 2-2 tie with the University of Massachusetts in Friday nights Hockey East matchup at the Whittemore Center.

February 27, 2013
No. 5 Men's Hockey Entertains Massachusetts for Two-Game Home Series (Fri - 7:30 - WBIN/FCS Atlantic) (Sat - 7:00 - WBIN/FCS Atlantic)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The fifth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team begins a home-game home stretch to close out the regular season this weekend as it plays host to Hockey East foe Massachusetts. The Wildcats and Minutemen will play Friday (7:30 p.m.) and Saturday (7 p.m.) night with both game airing live on WBIN and FOX College Sports Atlantic.

February 23, 2013
NESN Announce No. 5 Men's Hockey vs. Maine as Flex Game for Saturday, March 9 (New Time 4 p.m.)
WAKEFIELD, Mass. - The Hockey East Association and the New England Sports Network (NESN) announced on Saturday afternoon that the matchup between Maine and No. 5 New Hampshire will be broadcast live from the Whit- temore Center on Saturday, March 9th at 4pm. NESN’s Hockey East coverage begins immediately following NESN’s postgame coverage of the Philadephia Flyers at Boston Bruins game.

February 23, 2013
DeSmith, van Riemsdyk help No. 5 Men's Hockey to 1-1 Draw with Vermont
BURLINGTON, Vt. – Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) turned aside 30 shots to lift the fifth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to Saturday afternoon’s 1-1 overtime tie with the University of Vermont at Gutterson Fieldhouse in Hockey East action.

February 22, 2013
Block, Power Play Lift #5 Men's Hockey to 4-3 win over Vermont
BURLINGTON, Vt. – Austin Block (Thousand Oaks, Calif.) netted a pair of goals to lift the fifth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to Friday night’s 4-3 win over the University of Vermont at Gutterson Fieldhouse in Hockey East action.

February 19, 2013
No. 5 Men's Hockey Travels to Vermont for a Pair (Fri - 7 pm - NESN) (Sat - 4 pm - CBS Sports)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The fifth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team travels to Vermont for the final road trip of the regular season. The Wildcats and Catamounts will met up for the 101st and 102nd time in series history Friday and Saturday at Gutterson Fieldhouse in Burlington, Vt. Friday's game is slated for a 7 p.m. start on NESN, while puck drop is 4 p.m. Saturday on CBS Sports.

February 17, 2013
No. 5 Men's Hockey Skates to Draw with No. 4 Boston College, 4-4
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – Top liners Dan Correale (Prince George, British Columbia) and Grayson Downing (Abbottsford, British Columbia) each register a goal and an assist as the fifth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team skated to a 4-4 overtime tie with fourth-ranked Boston College in Hockey East action at Conte Forum Sunday afternoon.

February 15, 2013
No. 5 Men's Hockey Battles with No. 4 Boston College (Sun - 4 p.m. - Conte Forum)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The fifth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team travels to No. 4 Boston College on Sunday afternoon. The Wildcats and Eagles are playing for the season series at Conte Forum. Puck drops at 4 p.m.

February 13, 2013
Fifth-Ranked Men's Hockey Travels to Providence College (Wed - 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The fifth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team travels to Hockey East foe Providence College on Wednesday night. Puck drops at 7 p.m. at Schneider Arena.

February 13, 2013
Late Tally Sends Providence to 1-0 Win Over No. 5 Men's Hockey
PROVIDENCE, R.I. –Sophomore netminder Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) stopped 33 shots, but the fifth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team dropped Wednesday night’s Hockey East tilt, 1-0, to Providence College at Schneider Arena.

February 11, 2013
Hogan, Pavelski: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Kelsey Hogan (Nashua, N.H.) of the women’s basketball team and Scott Pavelski (Plover, Wis.) of the men’s ice hockey team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

February 10, 2013
Pavelski's Late Tally Propels No. 4 Men's Hockey to 3-3 Draw with Providence College
DURHAM, N.H. – Three different Wildcats found the back of the net, including an equalizer by Scott Pavelski (Plover, Wis.) late in the third period to force overtime, as the No. 4 University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team skated to a 3-3 draw against Providence College on Sunday afternoon at the Whittemore Center.

February 9, 2013
Monday’s UNH Coach’s Show at Buffalo Wild Wings Cancelled
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire has announced that the UNH Coach’s Show featuring head men’s ice hockey coach Dick Umile on Monday, Feb. 11, has been cancelled due to a radio conflict with the rescheduled women’s hockey game.

February 7, 2013
Fourth-Ranked Men's Hockey Plays Home-and-Home Series With Providence (Sun - 4 p.m - CBS Sports) (Wed - 7 p.m. @ PC)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The fourth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team enters into a home-and-home series with Hockey East foe Providence College. Sunday afternoon the pair will square off in Durham. Puck drops at 4 p.m. with national television coverage on CBS Sports. The teams will also play Wednesday night in Providence (7 p.m.).

February 7, 2013
Men's Hockey at Providence Rescheduled Due to Impending Weather; New Date Feb. 13 (7 p.m.)
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Due to the impending snow storm hitting New England on Friday, the game between the fourth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team and the Providence College Friars has been rescheduled. The game, which was originally slated for a 7 p.m. start Friday night, has been moved to Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. at Schneider Arena.

February 2, 2013
Silengo Scores Second Goal in No. 3 Men's Hockey's 4-1 Loss to Merrimack
DURHAM, N.H. – Jeff Silengo (Madison, Conn.) tallied his second goal of the season and the third-ranked UNH men’s hockey team compiled a 52-24 shot advantage, but Merrimack College skated to a 4-1 Hockey East victory against the Wildcats at the Whittemore Center on Saturday night.

February 1, 2013
DeSmith Stops 47, Third-Ranked Men's Hockey Downs Northeastern, 3-1
BOSTON – Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) stopped a season-high 47 shots and Kevin Goumas (Long Beach, N.Y.) had a pair of assists as the third-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to Friday night’s 3-1 win over Northeastern University at historic Matthews Arena in Hockey East action.

February 1, 2013
DeSmith's 47 saves leads No. 3 Men's Hockey past Northeastern, 3-1
BOSTON – Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) made a season-high 47 saves and Kevin Goumas (Long Beach, N.Y.) tallied two assists to lead the third-ranked UNH men's hockey team to Friday night’s 3-1 Hockey East victory over Northeastern University at Matthews Arena.

January 30, 2013
Third-Ranked Men's Hockey Takes on Northeastern (Fri. - 7 PM @NU) and Merrimack College (Sat. - 7 PM - Whitt - FOX COLLEGE SPORTS, WBIN-TV)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The third-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team plays a pair of league foes this weekend. UNH heads to Northeastern on Friday night (7 p.m.) to close out the season series. The 'Cats play host to Merrimack College on Saturday night in the teams final meeting in just a nine-day stretch. Puck drops Saturday night at 7 p.m. at the Whittemore Center with television coverage on WBIN-TV and FOX College Sports Atlantic.

January 26, 2013
No. 4 Men's Hockey Storms Past Merrimack College, 6-2; TVR named MVP
MANCHESTER, N.H. – Trevor van Riemsdyk (Middletown, N.J.) dished out four assist earning most valuable player honors as the fourth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team captured a convincing 6-2 win over Hockey East foe Merrimack College on Saturday night in the annual Battle for the RiverStone Cup XII at Verizon Wireless Arena.

January 25, 2013
Fourth-Ranked Men's Hockey Plays Home-and-Home Series With Merrimack (Fri - 7:30 - @MC) (Sat. - 5 - Verizon Wireless Arena)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The fourth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team enters into a home-and-home series with Hockey East foe Merrimack College. The teams play Friday night (7:30 p.m.) in North Andover, Mass. and go head-to-head Saturday night (5 p.m.) at Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, N.H.

January 25, 2013
No. 4 Men’s Hockey Falls at Merrimack College, 3-2
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – Jeff Wyer (Reading Mass.) stopped a career-high 32 shots, but the fourth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team dropped Friday night’s game, 3-2, at Merrimack College in Hockey East action at Lawler Arena.

January 24, 2013
Men’s Hockey Adds Newfields Native Andrew Silsby Through the Friends of Jaclyn Foundations
DURHAM, N.H. – Andrew Silsby (Newfields, N.H.) became the newest member of the University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team. The Wildcats officially adopted the 12-year-old in a locker room ceremony on Wednesday afternoon following a team practice.

January 19, 2013
No. 3 Men's Hockey Entertains Providence College on Saturday Night (7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The third-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team returns to action Saturday night against Hockey East foe Providence College. Puck drops at 7 p.m. at the Whittemore Center. The Wildcats are Friars are meeting for the first time this season.

January 19, 2013
Goumas tallies a goal, one assist in men's hockey's 6-5 loss to Providence
DURHAM, N.H. – Kevin Goumas (Long Beach, N.Y.) scored a goal and added an assist, but the third-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team suffered a 6-5 loss to Providence College in Saturday night's Hockey East clash at the Whittemore Center.

January 15, 2013
Wildcat Sports Radio Network Adds Concord/Lakes Region Affiliate WZEI (101.5-FM)
DURHAM, N.H. – The UNH athletic department, Wildcat Sports Properties (WSP), a property of Learfield Sports, and Great Eastern Radio LLC are pleased to announce a partnership that makes Meredith radio station WZEI (101.5-FM) an affiliate of the Wildcat Sports Radio Network, effective immediately.

January 12, 2013
Henrion's Late Goal Lifts No. 4 Men's Hockey to 2-1 Win Over No. 2 Boston College
DURHAM, N.H. – John Henrion (Holden, Mass.) scored a power play goal at 15:12 of the third period to lift the fourth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to a 2-1 win over No. 2 Boston College Eagles on Saturday night at the Whittemore Center.

January 11, 2013
No. 4 Men's Hockey Falls at No. 2 Boston College, 5-2
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – Kevin Goumas (Long Beach, N.Y.) scored his ninth goal of the season, but the fourth-ranked UNH men’s hockey team fell at No. 2 Boston College, 5-2, on Friday night in Hockey East

January 9, 2013
No. 4 Men's Hockey Enters Into Home-and-Home Series with No. 2/3 Boston College (FRI | 7:00 | NESN) (SAT | 7:00)
DURHAM, N.H. – The fourth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team returns to Hockey East action for a critical home-and-home series against the 2/3 Boston College Eagles. The teams will start the series Friday night (7:00 p.m.) at Conte Forum with TV coverage on NESN. The weekend series will conclude Saturday night (7:00 p.m.) in Durham at the Whittemore Center.

January 7, 2013
Fobes, Camper: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Austyn Fobes (Howell, N.J.) of the gymnastics team and Jay Camper (Rocky River, Ohio) of the men’s ice hockey team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

January 6, 2013
UNH Coach's Show with hockey's Dick Umile Debuts Jan. 7
DURHAM, N.H. – The UNH Coach’s Show with Wildcat men’s hockey coach Dick Umile returns to the Wildcat Sports Radio Network for its 2013 season premiere Monday night, Jan. 7, from 7-8 p.m. live from Buffalo Wild Wings at the Fox Run Mall in Newington, N.H.

January 5, 2013
No. 4 Men's Hockey Plays Host to Rensselaer on Saturday Night (7 p.m.) on WBIN & FOX College Sports Atlantic
DURHAM, N.H. -- The fourth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team concludes non-conference play on Saturday night against ECAC-foe Rensselaer. Puck drops at 7 p.m. at the Whittemore Center. The game will be televised live locally on WBIN-TV and nationally on FOX College Sports Atlantic.

January 5, 2013
No. 4 Men's Hockey Ices RPI, 5-2, behind DeSmith's 20 saves
DURHAM, N.H. – Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) made 20 saves and eight different players scored points as the No. 4 UNH men’s hockey team skated to a 5-2 victory against Rensselaer on Saturday night at the Whittemore Center in the final non-conference game of the season.

December 31, 2012
No. 2 Men’s Hockey Captures 3-2 Overtime Win Over Bemidji State
DURHAM, N.H. – Trevor van Riemsdyk (Middletown, N.J.) scored at 2:08 of overtime to lift the second-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to Monday afternoon’s 3-2 overtime win against non-conference foe Bemidji State in the final round of the Ledyard National Bank Classic at Dartmouth College.

December 30, 2012
No. 2 Men's Hockey Plays at Dartmouth's Ledyard Bank Classic Dec. 30-31
DURHAM, N.H. -- The second-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team returns from holiday break when it travels to in-state foe Dartmouth for the Ledyard Bank Classic on Dec. 30-31. The 'Cats will play the 10th-ranked Big Green on Dec. 30 (7 p.m.) and will play either Bemidji State or UMass on Dec. 31 (4 p.m.). All the action is at Dartmouth's Thompson Arena.

December 30, 2012
No. 2 Men’s Hockey Falls at Tenth-Ranked Dartmouth College, 4-1
HANOVER, N.H. – Tenth-ranked Dartmouth College used a pair of first period goals to power past the second-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team, 4-1, on Sunday night in the opening round of the Ledyard National Bank Classic at Dartmouth College.

December 13, 2012
UNH Announces Men's Hockey Ticket Packages
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire has announced special ticket packages for select men’s hockey games. Packages start at $26 and are on sale now.

December 9, 2012
No. 1 Men's Hockey Plays to 2-2 Draw against U.S. Under-18 team in Exhibition Contest
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team played to a 2-2 draw against the U.S. National Under-18 team Sunday evening at the Whittemore Center in Durham, N.H. Casey Thrush (Easton, Md.) and Kevin Goumas (Long Beach, N.Y.) each tallied a goal in the game.

December 6, 2012
No. 1 Men's Hockey Edged 3-2 by No. 7 Boston U.
DURHAM, N.H. - John Henrion (Holden, Mass.) scored a goal and assisted on another, but the top-ranked University of New Hampshire men's ice hockey team suffered a 3-2 loss to No. 7 Boston University at a sold-out Whittemore Center on Thursday night.

December 5, 2012
Top-Ranked Men's Hockey Takes on No. 7 Boston University (Thurs. | 7 p.m.) & U.S. Under-18 Team (Sun. | 4 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The top-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team looks to continue its winning ways as it wraps up the first half of the season this weekend. The Wildcats will play host to No. 7 Boston University on Thursday night at 7 p.m. and close out the first half with an exhibition against the U.S. Under-18 national team on Sunday afternoon (4 p.m.)

December 4, 2012
Men's Hockey's Casey DeSmith Collects Hockey East Goaltender of the Month for November
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – Sophomore goaltender Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) of the top-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named Hockey East Goaltender of the Month for November. The league office made the announcement Tuesday afternoon. DeSmith earns the award for the second time in his career and does so in back-to-back months. The netminder becomes the first Wildcat since Brian Foster (December 2010, January 2011) to win this award in consecutive months.

December 3, 2012
Grayson Downing Earns Hockey East Player of the Week; UNH Named Hockey East’s Team of the Week
DURHAM, N.H. -- Sophomore forward Grayson Downing (Abbottsford, British Columbia) of the top-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named Hockey East Athletic Republic co-Player of the Week. In addition, the Wildcats claimed Hockey East's Team of the Week honors for the third-straight week.

December 3, 2012
Men’s Hockey Captures No. 1 Spot in Two National College Hockey Polls
MINNESOTA, Minn. & COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team ascended to the number 1 spot in USCHO.com Division I Men’s College Hockey Top 20 Poll and the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Men’s College Hockey Poll.

December 1, 2012
No. 2 Men's Hockey Charges Past UMass Lowell, 5-2
LOWELL, Mass. – Dalton Speelman (San Jose, Calif.) scored a pair of goals, while a trio of defensemen netted goals to lift the second-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to Saturday night’s 5-2 win over the University of Massachusetts-Lowell in Hockey East action at Tsongas Center.

November 30, 2012
No. 2 Men's Hockey Enters Into Home-and-Home Series with UMass-Lowell (FRI | 7:30 | WBIN - FOX College Sports) (SAT | 7:00)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The second-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team enters into a critical home-and-home Hockey East series with league power UMass-Lowell. The River Hawks, winners of two-straight, are trying to avenge a 3-0 loss in the teams first meeting. The teams play in Durham on Friday night (7:30 p.m.) with TV coverage on WBIN-TV and FOX College Sports Central. Saturday night the series concludes in Lowell at 7 p.m. at the Tsongas Center.

November 30, 2012
Second-Ranked Men's Hockey Captures 5-2 Win Over UMass-Lowell
DURHAM, N.H. – Grayson Downing (Abbottsford, British Columbia) tallied a pair of goals to lift the second-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to a 5-2 win over the University of Massachusetts-Lowell on Friday night at the Whittemore Center.

November 26, 2012
Belanger, Goumas: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Elizabeth Belanger of the women’s basketball team and Kevin Goumas of the men’s ice hockey team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

November 26, 2012
Goumas Earns Hockey East Player of the Week; UNH Named Hockey East’s Team of the Week
DURHAM, N.H. -- Junior forward Kevin Goumas (Long Beach, N.Y.) of the second-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named Hockey East Athletic Republic Player of the Week for the first time this season. In addition, the Wildcats were named Hockey East's Team of the Week, collecting these honors for the second-straight week. The announcements were made Monday by the league office. This is Goumas' first time receiving the Hockey East Player of the Week honor in his collegiate career and becomes the first UNH player to win this award since Dalton Speelman did so Oct. 15.

November 24, 2012
Goumas, Downing & Wyer Lift Men's Hockey to Dramatic 6-4 Win Over No. 2 Denver
DENVER – Grayson Downing (Abbottsford, British Columbia) and Kevin Goumas (Long Beach, N.Y.) each scored their first career hat tricks as the third-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team rallied from a early 3-0 deficit to capture a 6-4 win over the No. 2 University of Denver on Saturday night in non-conference action at Magness Arena.

November 23, 2012
No. 3 Men's Hockey Ties No. 14 Colorado College, 4-4
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Casey Thrush (Easton, Md.) scored a pair of goals to lift the third-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to Friday night’s 4-4 overtime tie with No. 14 Colorado College in a non-conference tilt at World Arena.

November 21, 2012
Third-Ranked Men's Hockey Travels West to Take on No. 14 Colorado College and No. 2 Denver
DURHAM, N.H. -- The third-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team will pack up the skates, turkey, all the fixings and head out west for a pair of top-flight non-conference games in Colorado. The 'Cats will play at No. 14 Colorado College on Friday night (9:37 ET) and take on second-ranked University of Denver (9:07 ET) on Saturday night.

November 19, 2012
Casey DeSmith Garners Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week; UNH Named Hockey East’s Team of the Week
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – Sophomore goaltender Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) of the third-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week for the fourth time this season. The announcement was made Monday by the league office. DeSmith collects this honor for the fifth time in his collegiate career and the fourth time in the last five weeks.

November 18, 2012
No. 5 Men's Hockey Skates Past No. 11 Boston University, 3-1
BOSTON – Kevin Goumas (Long Beach, N.Y.) scored a pair of goals and Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) stopped 45-of-46 shots to lift the fifth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to Sunday afternoon’s 3-1 win over No. 11 Boston University in Hockey East action at Agganis Arena.

November 16, 2012
No. 5 Men’s Hockey Blanks UMass-Lowell, 3-0
LOWELL, Mass. – Trevor van Riemsdyk (Middletown, N.J.) notched a goal and an assist, while sophomore netminder Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) stopped all 23 shots he faced for his third-straight shutout to lift the fifth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to a 3-0 win against Hockey East foe the University of Massachusetts-Lowell at Tsongas Center.

November 14, 2012
Connor Hardowa Named a Senior CLASS Award Candidate
Overland Park, Kan. – Senior Connor Hardowa (Edmonton, Alberta) of the University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named one of 20 candidates for the 2012-13 Senior CLASS Award, announced Wednesday morning.

November 13, 2012
No. 5 Men's Hockey Travels to UMass-Lowell & No. 11 Boston University This Weekend
DURHAM, N.H. -- The fifth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team begins a four-game road series with a pair of games against Hockey East foes this weekend. The Wildcats will travel to UMass-Lowell on Friday night (7 p.m.) and head to Boston University on Sunday (1 p.m.)

November 10, 2012
Ninth-Ranked Men's Hockey Blanks Vermont, 4-0; DeSmith Posts Second Straight Shutout
DURHAM, N.H. - Senior Austin Block (Thousand Oaks, Calif.) recorded a pair of goals and sophomore Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) posted 27 saves in net as the ninth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's ice hockey team blanked Vermont, 4-0, Saturday night at the Whittemore Center.

November 8, 2012
Ninth-Ranked Men's Hockey Squares Off Against Vermont Saturday Night at the Whitt
DURHAM, N.H. -- The ninth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team returns home for a single game against Hockey East foe Vermont on Saturday night. The Wildcats put their perfect 4-0 record at the Whittemore Center on the line at 7 p.m. against the Catamounts.

November 6, 2012
Saturday’s Men’s Hockey Game Against Vermont Will Be UNH Hockey Alumni Night
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire men’s ice hockey program and the athletic department are happy to announce that Saturday, Nov. 10 will be UNH Hockey Alumni Night at the Whittemore Center. The Wildcats will take on Hockey East rival Vermont at 7 p.m.

November 5, 2012
Casey DeSmith Earns Third-Straight Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – Sophomore goaltender Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) of the ninth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week for the third-straight week. The announcement was made Monday by the league office. DeSmith collects this honor for the fourth time in his collegiate career and the third time in as many weeks. He becomes the first player in Hockey East to collect this award three weeks in a row since Parker Milner did so Feb. 20-March 5, 2012.

November 4, 2012
No. 9 Men's Hockey Blanks Maine, 4-0
ORONO, Maine – Austin Block (Thousand Oaks, Calif.) scored a pair of goals and Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) stopped 42 shots for his third career shutout to lift the ninth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to Sunday afternoon’s 4-0 win over the University of Maine at Alfond Arena.

November 2, 2012
Men's Hockey Travels to UMass and Maine This Weekend
DURHAM, N.H. -- The ninth-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team hits the road for a pair of Hockey East road games. The 'Cats will travel to UMass on Friday night (7 p.m.) and head north to rival Maine on Sunday afternoon (4 p.m.). Listen to all the action on the Wildcat Sports Radio Network.

November 2, 2012
No. 9 Men’s Hockey Falls in Overtime to Massachusetts, 2-1
AMHERST, Mass. – Darren Howe scored a power play goal at 3:08 of overtime to lift Massachusetts to a 2-1 win over the ninth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team Friday night at Mullins Center.

November 1, 2012
Casey DeSmith Collects Hockey East Goaltender of the Month for October
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – Sophomore goaltender Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) of the ninth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named Hockey East Goaltender of the Month for October. The announcement was made Thursday afternoon by the league office. DeSmith earns the award for the first time in his career and becomes the first Wildcat since Matt Di Girolamo (March 2011) to win this award.

October 29, 2012
Casey DeSmith Repeats As Hockey East co-Defensive Player of the Week
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – Sophomore goaltender Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) of the ninth-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named Hockey East co-Defensive Player of the Week for the second-straight week. DeSmith shared the award with Bryan Mountain of Northeastern. The announcement was made Monday by the league office. DeSmith collects this honor for the third time in his collegiate career and the second time in as many weeks.

October 27, 2012
DeSmith Backbones No. 11 Men's Hockey's Scoreless Tie with No. 15 Northeastern
BOSTON – Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) stopped all 34 shots he faced to guide the 11th-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to Saturday night’s 0-0 scoreless tie against 15th-ranked Northeastern University at Matthews Arena. The Huskies' senior netminder Bryan Mountain stopped a career-high 44 shots to record his first collegiate shutout.

October 26, 2012
Henrion's Late Goal Lifts No. 11 Men's Hockey to 4-3 Comeback Win Over 15th-ranked Northeastern
DURHAM, N.H. – John Henrion (Holden, Mass.) scored with 53 seconds remaining in regulation to lift the 11th-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team to Friday night’s 4-3 Hockey East victory against 15th-ranked Northeastern University at the Whittemore Center.

October 24, 2012
No. 11 Men's Hockey Enters Home-and-Home Series with 15th-ranked Northeastern University (FRI - 7:30 - TV: WBIN, FCS | SAT - 7:00 @NU)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The 11th-ranked University of New Hampshire men's hockey team will play a Hockey East home-and-home series with No. 15 Northeastern University. The teams will play Friday night in New Hampshire and Saturday evening in Boston. Friday's game is slated for a 7:30 start with TV coverage on WBIN and FOX College Sports, while Saturday's game is set for a 7 p.m. puck drop at Matthews Arena.

October 22, 2012
Casey DeSmith Earns Hockey East co-Defensive Player of the Week
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – Sophomore goaltender Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) of the 11th-ranked University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was named Hockey East co-Defensive Player of the Week. DeSmith shared the award with Doug Carr of UMass-Lowell. The announcement was made Monday by the league office. DeSmith collects this honor for the second time in his collegiate career and the first time since Feb. 6, 2012.

October 20, 2012
No. 15 Men's Hockey Downs 11th-ranked Boston University, 4-1
DURHAM, N.H. - John Henrion (Holden, Mass.), Nick Sorkin (Rockville, Md.), Eric Knodel (West Chester, Pa.) and Scott Pavelski (Plover, Wis.) all scored goals to power the No. 14 UNH men's ice hockey team to Saturday night's 4-1 Hockey East conference victory against No. 11 Boston University before a sellout crowd of 6,501 at the Whittemore Center.

October 18, 2012
Wildcat Country Mourns the Loss of Former Baseball Coach and Men's Hockey Assistant Chris Serino
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire athletic department is mourning the loss of former baseball coach and assistant men’s hockey coach Chris Serino, who passed away Monday after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 63.

October 17, 2012
No. 15 Men's Hockey Plays Host to No. 11 Boston University in Hockey East Opener (Sat. 7 p.m. | WBIN - FOX College Sports)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire men's hockey team plays host to 11th-ranked Boston University on Saturday night at the Whittemore Center Arena. Puck drops at 7 p.m. with radio coverage on the Wildcat Sports Network and television coverage on WBIN-TV and FOX College Sports.

October 15, 2012
Roberts, Speelman: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Jenni Roberts of the swimming and diving team and Dalton Speelman of the hockey team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

October 15, 2012
Men's Hockey Breaks into USCHO's National College Hockey Poll
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team broke into the USCHO.com Men’s College Hockey Poll Top 20. The Wildcats garnered 273 points, just 10 points behind 14th-ranked Northeastern.

October 15, 2012
Speelman Earns Hockey East Player of the Week
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – Junior forward Dalton Speelman (San Jose, Calif.) of the University of New Hampshire men's hockey team was named Hockey East Athletic Republic Player of the Week. The announcement was made Monday by the league office.

October 15, 2012
2013 NCAA Northeast Regional Tickets Now On Sale
DURHAM, N.H.— The University of New Hampshire athletic department and the NCAA announced that tickets for the 2013 NCAA Northeast Regional on Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30 hosted by UNH and the Verizon Wireless Arena are now on sale.

October 13, 2012
Men's hockey Completes Weekend Sweep of St. Cloud State, 4-2, on Saturday night
DURHAM, N.H. - John Henrion (Holden, Mass.) and Nick Sorkin (Rockville, Md.) both recorded a goal and an assist to propel the UNH men's ice hockey team to Saturday night's 4-2 non-conference victory against St. Cloud State University at the Whittemore Center.

October 12, 2012
Men's Hockey Opens Season with St. Cloud State for Two Game Home Series (Fri - 7:30 - TV) (Sat. - 7 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire men's hockey team plays host to St. Cloud State to open the 2012-13 season this weekend. The teams play Friday night at 7:30 p.m. with coverage on the Live Well Network locally and nationally on FOX College Sports Pacific. Saturday's game is slated for a 7 p.m. puck drop at the Whitt.

October 12, 2012
Umile Captures 500th Career Win; Men's Hockey Wins Season Opener 5-3 Over St. Cloud State
DURHAM, N.H. – Dalton Speelman (San Jose, Calif.) and Connor Hardowa (Edmonton, Alberta) recorded three points apiece to lead the University of New Hampshire men’s ice hockey team to Friday night’s 5-3 non-conference victory against St. Cloud State University in the season opener for both teams at the Whittemore Center. The win marked the 500th in the 23-year tenure of head coach Dick Umile.

October 8, 2012
Men's Hockey Announces Friday Night Home Game Time Changes
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire athletic department announces that all Friday night men's hockey home games have moved from 7 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. start times effective immediately.

October 6, 2012
Men's Hockey Opens 2012-13 Campaign with Exhibition Game Against St. Francis Xavier
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire men's hockey team opens the 2012-13 season with an exhibition game against St. Francis Xavier. Puck drops at 7 p.m. on Saturday night at the Whittemore Center in Durham, N.H.

October 6, 2012
Men's Hockey Defeats St. Francis Xavier, 5-2, in Exhibition Play
DURHAM, N.H. -- Trevor van Riemsdyk (Middletown, N.J.) scored a pair of goals and Justin Agosta (East Meadow, N.Y.) dished out three assists in the University of New Hampshire men's hockey team's 5-2 win in an exhibition game on Saturday night at the Whittemore Center.

September 24, 2012
Men’s Hockey Selected Fourth in Hockey East Preseason Coaches’ Poll; Hockey East Television Package Released
BOSTON – The University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team was voted fourth in the Hockey East Preseason Coaches’ Poll, which was announced Tuesday afternoon at the league’s annual media day at Legends Restaurant at the TD Garden.

September 18, 2012
2012-13 UNH Men's Hockey Media Guide Now Available
DURHAM, N.H. – The 2012-13 University of New Hampshire men’s hockey media guide is now available to view at www.unhwildcats.com. The publication features coach and player bios, a game-by-game recap and full statistics from the 2011-12 season, a season preview and comprehensive team records.

June 25, 2012
Men's Hockey Lands 12 on Hockey East All-Academic Team
WAKEFIELD, Mass. -- The Hockey East Association announced that the University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team placed 12 student-athletes on the 100-player Hockey East All-Academic team.

May 18, 2012
Men's Hockey Releases 2012-13 Schedule
DURHAM, N.H. -- Dick Umile, head coach of the University of New Hampshire men’s ice hockey team, recently announced the team’s schedule for the 2012-13 season. The schedule is subject to change.

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