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UNH hockey notebook: Wildcats pick up the pieces after weekend sweep with Hockey East powers due up

Friday, January 22, 2016

DURHAM – The University of New Hampshire hockey team’s series against Northeastern last weekend couldn’t have gone much worse. The Wildcats were trampled by the Huskies, out-hustled and out-competed on nearly every trip up and down the ice. UNH eyed four points going in; it never came close to getting one. Sound harsh? Perhaps, but the Wildcats would sum it up the same way. “We talked about it in our …

Freshman talent succeeding in trial by fire with UNH hockey team

Friday, December 25, 2015

DURHAM – With the first half of the season in the books, Dick Umile was asked what’s been the biggest surprise for the University of New Hampshire men’s hockey team this year. The Wildcats’ longtime coach didn’t hesitate. “I think the freshmen have helped,” Umile said. “We’ve used the freshmen maybe more than …

UNH hockey’s Andrew Poturalski progresses into Hockey East force in sophomore year

Thursday, December 3, 2015

DURHAM – Special honors call for special comparisons – and University of New Hampshire hockey Coach Dick Umile had a glowing one for sophomore forward Andrew Poturalski. “He’s Krog,” Umile said. “There’s a lot of similarities. He’s very much like him, he can shoot the puck like him, he sees the ice like …

Day 2 Sprint Media Tour recap: NHMS to host Sylvania 300 again 

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Day 2 Recap  The second day of the Sprint Media Tour began with media sessions by Furniture Row and Michael Waltrip Racing. The discussions at Furniture Row revolved around the addition of Kurt Busch, the former Sprint Cup …

Day 1 Recap: NASCAR's Sprint Media Tour in North Carolina

Monday, January 21, 2013

Day 1 Recap  The four-day NASCAR Sprint Media Tour got underway today in Charlotte and began with an announcement on the season's first race, the Sprint Unlimited. Sprint announced the fan-friendly nature of the race, as internet and …

Drew Bonifant: Former teammates are net gains for UNH, Dartmouth

Tuesday, December 25, 2012

They’ve got the highest-profile positions on the two best teams in the Granite State. The University of New Hampshire and Dartmouth men’s hockey teams are among the top 10 in the country, and Casey DeSmith and Cab Morris …