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16   Matt Anderson
Matt Anderson

RS Senior

West Islip, N.Y.

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 195



Last Team:
New England Junior Coyotes (EJHL)

  • 2005-06 Matt Anderson Photo Gallery

    As a Redshirt Senior in 2006-07:
    Game-by-Game Statistics

  • Had a goal and an assist in a victory at Northeastern (2/25).
  • Scored the game-winner on the power play vs. Northeastern (2/23).
  • Had a goal and an assist in a win at No. 13 Boston College (2/2).
  • Recorded his fifth assist of the season on the game-tying goal at BU (11/28).
  • Put UMass on the scoreboard with his second goal of the year against Union (11/25).
  • Scored his first goal of the season in the latter half of a home and home with Providence (11/4).
  • Tallied assists in consecutive games against Providence (11/3, 11/4).
  • Recorded assists in the first two games of the season vs. Sacred Heart (10/13) and Clarkson (10/14).

    As a Redshirt Junior in 2005-06: Game-by-Game Statistics
    Played in all 36 games ... Was third on the team in scoring with 20 points on seven goals and 13 assists ... Led the team with three gamewinning goals ... Named to the Hockey East All-Academic Team ... Finished the season with 11 penalties for 33 minutes ... Had a hand in all four goals vs. Clarkson, scoring two and assisting on two (10/15) ... Had an assist vs. Holy Cross (10/21) ... Assisted on the lone goal vs. New Hampshire (10/28) ... Ended an eight game pointless streak by scoring the gamewinning goal at Merrimack (12/6) ... Scored a goal vs. Bowling Green in the Toyota UConn Hockey Classic (12/29) ... Registered another gamewinning goal vs. Merrimack (1/6) ... Recorded an assist vs. the Warriors the next night (1/7) ... Assisted on the goal vs. New Hampshire (1/20) ... Scored two goals, including the gamewinner in overtime, and an assist at New Hampshire (1/21) ... Because of those efforts, was named Hockey East Player of the Week ... Tallied an assist at Boston University (1/28) and again vs. Boston College (2/3) ... Had two points vs. Vermont (2/17) and added another the next day against the Catamounts (2/18) ... Registered an assist vs. Boston University during game two of the Hockey East playoffs (3/11) ... Wore No. 16.

    As a Redshirt Sophomore in 2004-05: Game-by-Game Statistics
    Played in the first 18 games before being sidelined by a leg injury in early December ... Finished fourth on the team in scoring with seven goals and 13 assists for 20 points ... Ended the season with a plus/minus rating of +1 ... Recorded first career hat trick in season opener vs. Clarkson (10/9) with two power play goals and one shorthand, earning him Hockey East/CCM Player of the Week (10/11) ... Had five multi-point games highlighted by his five-point performance vs. Clarkson ... Notched two points vs. UMass Lowell (10/22), Providence (10/30), Merrimack (11/05) and Mercyhurst (11/14) ... Scored two goals vs. Merrimack (11/5) and had a plus/minus of +3 in the game ... Recorded a six-game point streak from Nov. 14 through Dec. 3 tallying seven points (0g, 7a) ... Accumulated 17 penalties for 34 minutes ... Wore No. 16.

    2003-04: Redshirted after recovering from off-season shoulder surgery.

    As a Freshman in 2002-03: Game-by-Game Statistics
    Appeared in 36 of the team's 37 games, missing only the second game of the Hockey East quarterfinals with Maine (3/7) ... Ranked fifth on the team in scoring with 31 points and his 21 assists were second on the team ... Ranked second among Hockey East freshmen in scoring, behind teammate Stephen Werner, and 13th nationally ... Had a career-best four points (2g, 2a) in 7-2 win over Dartmouth (11/30) ... In that game, Anderson tied a school record with two shorthanded goals and was +6 for the contest ... Tallied a three-point game (2g, 1a) against Merrimack (1/11) ... That performance, along with two points the previous night against the Warriors (1/10) earned Anderson Hockey East Rookie of the Week ... Contributed two-point outings against RPI, Princeton (12/1), Boston College (1/3), Connecticut (2/14) and Merrimack (3/1) ... Scored one goal in games against Nebraska-Omaha (10/27), Northeastern (11/2), Princeton (12/12) and Maine (3/6).

    Before UMass: Played for Gary Dineen and Lincoln Flagg for the New England Junior Coyotes (EJHL) ... Played lacrosse, soccer and track while at West Islip High School.

    Personal:Matthew Anderson ... Born Oct. 31, 1982 in West Islip, N.Y. ... Son of Thomas and Rosemarie Anderson ... A math major.

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