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UMass-Lowell completed one of the most surprising single season turnarounds in college hockey history, going from finishing last in Hockey East with just 10 points in 2011 to finishing 2nd with 35 points last season.
It was the best of times….
Lowell made a surprising run to the NCAA tournament, but the seeds were laid early as they began the Hockey East season 7-3, rattling off five wins in a row including a sweep over New Hampshire and a win over eventual ...