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Boston College basketball players Taylor Soule (left) and Cameron Swartz are shown at a practice in 2020.

Boston College teams up with New Balance to outfit its athletes and give them a role in uniform designs

“This partnership will be an absolute game-changer for Boston College athletics and our student-athletes,” athletic director Pat Kraft said.

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Captain Jake Gaudet (top left) and his UMass teammates celebrate the men's hockey championship they clinched Saturday in Pittsburgh.

A well-deserved salute to UMass athletics and the recently crowned men’s hockey champs

After Saturday's 5-0 rout of St. Cloud State in the NCAA title game, we toast all that is good about UMass sports.

The University of Massachusetts hockey team was all together at the culmination of a long journey as the Minutemen celebrated their victory over St. Cloud State in the NCAA championship, the program's first national title.

To get to the Frozen Four, UMass has learned how to play a relentless game

The Minutemen offered 60 minutes of digging, grinding, going to the crease, scrapping in the corners, and behind the net.

Reed Lebster UMass grins and celebrates after scoring in the first period against St. Cloud State during the NCAA hockey championship game in Pittsburgh.

The ‘best moment of their life’: UMass men’s hockey team rolls over St. Cloud State to win national championship

After jumping to a 2-0 lead in the first period, the Minutemen cruised to their first national title.

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The Minutemen celebrate their 5-0 win against St. Cloud St., avenging their loss in the NCAA final in 2019.

Two years after national title heartbreak, dominant UMass knew how to get it done

The Minutemen were dominated in 2019's championship game, but were dominant in 2021.

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UMass is back in the national championship game, with less fanfare and more focus.

UMass returns to Frozen Four title game with greater experience, composure

“The first time you get here, it’s fun, it’s exciting. You’ve never done it before. The second time, you’re more on a mission.”

Red Gendron was named coach of the University of Maine men's hockey team in 2013.

University of Maine men’s hockey coach Dennis ‘Red’ Gendron dies at 63

Gendron had been head coach at Maine since 2013 after working as an assistant at UMass (2005-2011) and associate head coach at Yale (2011-2013).

UMass defeated Minnesota Duluth in the semifinals.

A guide to UMass’s appearance in the men’s hockey national championship game

It's UMass vs. St. Cloud State on Saturday at 7 p.m. for all the marbles in men's college hockey.