The UMass hockey team earned a sweep over UMass Lowell with a 4-1 win on Saturday night to move up the Hockey East standings into 7th place. Adam Phillips scored twice for the Minutemen, while Paul Dainton carried a shutout into the midway point of the third period.
The Minutemen will head to 9th place Vermont for a weekend pair this Friday and Saturday.
Springfield Republican: UMass dominates UMass-Lowell in 4-1 hockey victory
Daily Hampshire Gazette: Phillips scores twice as Minutemen sweep Lowell