Danielle Williams added three goals for Amherst, and Alison White assisted on four tallies in the victory.
Diana Cohen (South Salem, NY) suffered the loss in net for UConn stopping 28 shots on goal, while Heidi Alexander made 10 saves in net. Amherst outshot UConn, 38-10.
Connecticut will travel to the College of the Holy Cross on Thursday, February 15 for a game slated to begin at 7:00 p.m. in Worcester, MA.
Amherst 10, Connecticut 0
Connecticut 0 0 0 - 0 Amherst 4 6 0 - 10 SCORING: First Period: AM Danielle Williams (Elissa Landes, Gretchen Bowe) 3:33; AM Tory Serues (unassisted) 10:25 SH; AM Bowe (Alison White) 12:13; AM Williams (Bowe) 14:07. Second Period: AM Bowe (White) 00:27; AM Katie Potter (Serues) 1:11; AM Landes (Serues, White) 3:17; AM Hilary Zwerdling (unassisted) 7:54; AM Williams (Potter, Courtney Wieland) 8:17; AM Bowe (White) 15:38. Third Period: None. SHOTS: UC 10, Amherst 38 SAVES: UC 28 (Diana Cohen), Amherst 10 (Heidi Alexander) PEN/MIN: UC 1/2, Amherst 1/2 POWER PLAYS: UC 0-1, Amherst 0-1