University of New Hampshire Wildcats http://nhpr.org en Fired UNH Womens Hockey Coach Wants Reinstatement http://nhpr.org/post/fired-unh-womens-hockey-coach-wants-reinstatement <p>The former coach of the University of New Hampshire women’s hockey team says he should be reinstated.</p><p>The university <a href="http://nhpr.org/post/unh-fires-womens-hockey-coach-inappropriate-physical-contact">fired Brian McCloskey late last year</a> following an incident of what officials called “inappropriate physical contact” with a player on the bench.</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 22:17:06 +0000 Brady Carlson 41577 at http://nhpr.org Fired UNH Womens Hockey Coach Wants Reinstatement Hot Sauce Comes To Durham, Thanks To A Friendly Wager Over Football http://nhpr.org/post/hot-sauce-comes-durham-thanks-friendly-wager-over-football <p>Temperatures are set to reach the single digits this week in Durham, home to the main campus of the University of New Hampshire - but at least one house in town will be plenty hot.</p><p>Durham town administrator Todd Selig says he won himself a bottle of Louisiana hot sauce in a friendly wager with Hammond, Louisiana mayor Mayson Foster. The wager was over last weekend's football playoff game between the UNH Wildcats and the Southeastern Louisiana University Lions - a game, it should be noted, that was played in a venue called Strawberry Stadium.</p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 22:52:57 +0000 Brady Carlson 40253 at http://nhpr.org Hot Sauce Comes To Durham, Thanks To A Friendly Wager Over Football "Hungry" UNH Wildcats In NCAA Men's Hockey Tournament http://nhpr.org/post/hungry-unh-wildcats-ncaa-mens-hockey-tournament <p>The UNH Wildcats are taking on Denver University in the first round of the NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament.</p><p><strong>Allen Lessels</strong> <a href="http://www.unionleader.com/article/20130322/SPORTS22/130329692&amp;source=RSS" target="_blank">covers the Wildcats for the New Hampshire Union Leader</a>. He talks with All Things Considered host Brady Carlson about the team's turnaround season and how it matches up against its first-round opponent.</p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 21:22:48 +0000 Brady Carlson 24639 at http://nhpr.org "Hungry" UNH Wildcats In NCAA Men's Hockey Tournament UNH Looks For Turnaround in Hockey East Opener http://nhpr.org/post/unh-looks-turnaround-hockey-east-opener <p>After a sometimes challenging regular season, the University of New Hampshire Wildcats mens team play their first round games in the Hockey East tournament this weekend.<br /><br /><strong> Allen Lessels</strong> covers sports for the Union Leader. He recaps the Wildcats&#39; season and previews this weekend&#39;s tournament with All Things Considered host Brady Carlson.</p> Thu, 08 Mar 2012 21:00:00 +0000 Brady Carlson 2401 at http://nhpr.org UNH Football Looks For Playoff Win in Montana http://nhpr.org/post/unh-football-looks-playoff-win-montana <p>The University of New Hampshire football team is back in the playoffs. It’s the eighth straight playoff appearance for Wildcat Football.</p> Fri, 02 Dec 2011 23:03:27 +0000 Brady Carlson 743 at http://nhpr.org UNH Football Looks For Playoff Win in Montana