No. 17/19 River Hawks Drop 5-3 Battle to Maine; Split Series

ORONO, Maine—Despite a career night from senior Brian Chambers (Weymouth, Mass.), the No. 17/19 UMass Lowell men’s hockey team (12-9-1, 6-5-1 Hockey East) dropped a 5-3 battle to the Maine Black Bears (9-10-2, 3-6-1 HEA) on Saturday night at Alfond Arena to split the two-game series. Chambers led the River Hawks offensively in the Hockey East bout, […]

River Hawks Finish Fourth in America East Commissioner’s Cup

BOSTON, Mass. – Following another successful year, the UMass Lowell River Hawks finished fourth in the Stuart P. Haskell, Jr. America East Commissioner’s Cup standings, as announced by the conference office on Monday evening. The Commissioner’s Cup annually recognizes the strongest athletic program in America East, as determined by a scoring system that rewards a school […]

America East to Add Bryant University as Newest Member Institution

BOSTON – The America East Conference is adding a new member institution. Bryant University has accepted an invitation to become a full conference member, effective for the 2022-23 academic year. The Board of Presidents unanimously voted to welcome Bryant, which will officially join the conference on July 1, 2022.   “We are thrilled that Bryant University will […]

America East on Stony Brook Conference Championship Eligibility

The America East Conference issued the following statement yesterday morning regarding Stony Brook University’s eligibility to participate in Conference championships:   The America East Conference Board of Presidents has determined that in accordance with longstanding conference legislation, Stony Brook University is ineligible to participate in all America East Championships for the remainder of its tenure […]

America East Conference Membership Statement

America East Commissioner Brad Walker issued the following the statement this morning regarding conference membership: Stony Brook University officially notified the conference office last week of its decision to change its conference membership affiliation. Stony Brook has been a good conference member and partner for over 20 years and we wish it well. Led by […]