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Boston U. Ends Cats’ Hockey Postseason in Third Game

March 20

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Falling in heartbreaking fashion to third seeded Boston University in the Hockey East quarterfinals, the University of Vermont men's hockey team gave new definition to the Ides of March. After alternating victories in the best ...

Senior Weekend Letdown

March 8

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On a snowy Friday evening, the Uni-versity of Vermont men's ice hockey team opened Senior Weekend by drop-ping a 2-1 decision to the suffocating defense and opportunistic scoring of the University of Massachusetts-Low-ell. De...

UMBC Spoils Lady Cats’ Comeback

February 27

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UMBC served the women's basketball team its fourth loss in five games on Tuesday at Patrick Gym.UMBC made 15 of 16 foul shots in the last minute of play to hold off Vermont 80-72.The Retrievers rallied behind Sharri Rhode's 2...

Women’s Hockey Falls to New Hampshire on Senior Weekend

February 27

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Despite a tenacious defensive effort, the Cata-mounts were unable to control the University of New Hampshire's high powered offense on Saturday afternoon in women's Hockey East action. The #4 ranked Wildcats (25-3-5, 17-1-1 Ho...

Men’s Basketball Finishes With a Slam Dunk

February 27

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Playing in their last regular season home game, seniors Chris Holm and Martin Kilmes helped to lead the Cats to a 90-73 victory over the Hartford Hawks on Sunday in front of a sellout crowd.UVM took a 14-point lead in the first...

A Thriller at “The Gutt”

February 28

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Two game misconducts, two tough goalies, one exciting game. This is college hockey at its best; fierce competition and an electric home crowd, some so electric it could be said they short-circuited and were forced to leave.Gutterson Fieldhous...

Cats Cruise past Black Bears

Dakota Rubin

February 21

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The University of Vermont Men's Basketball team brushed off their recent scoring woes in a blow out of Maine, 79-48, on Wednesday night. The Cats shot a blistering 53.3 percent from the floor and 50 percent from 3-point range,...

Women’s Hockey Loses to Northeastern on Senior Weekend

February 21

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In such a hard-fought, well-played game it was only fitting for the game to be decided in the final minutes. A Northeastern goal by Marie Desrosiers with 1:23 remaining in the third period dashed the Cats' hopes and gave Northeastern a ...

Women Squander Lead, Lose at Home to Stony Brook

February 14

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When you're up by 7 points with five minutes left, the last thing you need is to lose two starters to fouls.That is exactly what happened to the Women's Basketball Team Thursday night at home against the Stony Brook Seawolves...

#10 Vermont Blows Lead and Game to #12 Maine

Dakota Rubin

February 14

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In front of the 34th consecutive shutout at Gutterson Fieldhouse the Catamounts saw their lead vanish in the blink of an eye. The Maine Black Bears blasted the Catamounts with three goals in a span of 74 seconds in the third period...

Men’s Basketball Falls at Home

February 7

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The 3-time American East champion Catamounts did not look like a champion caliber team this Saturday. Coming off a huge (69-62) win at Maine, the Hawks of Hartford came to a sold out Patrick Gymnasium ready to play. Led by se...

Men’s Basketball Loses a Heartbreaker in Double OT

January 31

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It's not often you see a team out-rebound their opponent by more than 20 in one game. It's even rarer to see a team do so and lose the game, but unfortunately for the men's basketball team that was the case. The Catamounts ha...

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