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October 25, 2016

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October 25, 2016

Defensive play will be critical for UMass hockey against No. 6 Quinnipiac -

October 25, 2016

UMass hockey faces tough task in traveling to No. 6 Quinnipiac -

October 25, 2016

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October 25, 2016

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October 25, 2016

Minutewomen fall in A-10 tournament to Richmond

Though the Massachusetts women’s basketball team stifled the Atlantic 10’s leading scorer Brittani Shells to nine points, they couldn’t conjure up enough offense to defeat Richmond. The Minutewomen got knocked out of the postseason with a 54-47 opening round loss to the Spiders, who pulled down 20 offensive rebounds.

Atlantic 10 Tournament begins

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team will start the Atlantic 10 Tournament on Friday. Here is a look at the rest of the field looking for the postseason championship.

49ers too much for Minutewomen

In their final regular game of the season, UMass fell to Charlotte Sunday afternoon 85-51. Meghan Zullo led UMass with 11 points. UMass takes on eighth seeded Richmond this Friday in the opening round of the A-10 tournament.

Minutewomen learn from loss at No. 6 Xavier

After suffering its largest loss of the season, UMass took the loss to the Musketeers as a learning lesson. Despite losing by 33, the Minutewomen saw what they need to do to play like a nationally ranked team.

Extra passes earning Minutemen success this season

In order to create more shot opportunities this season, Massachusetts men’s lacrosse coach Greg Canella has instituted an offensive strategy built on extra passing. The style of play paid off against Sacred Heart in the first game of the season when the Minutemen came back from a deficit to win, 15-12.

Minutewomen continue to make postseason push

Alone in ninth place in the Atlantic 10, the Massachusetts women’s team is in a good position to make the conference tournament. However, in order to make the postseason, the Minutewomen need to come up with a victory against La Salle tonight when they travel to Philadelphia for the second week in a row.

Minutemen defeat Sacred Heart, 15-12

The Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team escaped a third-quarter rally by Sacred Heart in the season-opener to win, 15-12, on Saturday. Anthony Biscardi finished the game with two goals and two assists.

Minutewomen lose to Flyers by 14 points

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team had three scorers in double-digits, but it was not enough to stop Dayton in its 74-60 victory. UMass shot 42.3 percent from the field.

Temple outshoot Minutewomen

Although Temple is typically not a great shooting team, it found its touch on Wednesday night in a 66-54 victory over UMass. The Minutewomen play on Saturday against Dayton.

New conference for UMass in 2010

After competing in the ECAC for a number of years, the Minutemen head to a more competitive CAA along with Penn State and Hofstra to compete against teams like Towson and Delaware. The Minutemen open their conference schedule on March 27 against Hofstra.

Team playing harder, more intense

Thanks to an average of 16.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 2.0 blocks and 1.5 assists in two games last week against Fordham and St. Bonaventure, Jasmine Watson earned her second A-10 Rookie of the Week award.

UMass playing harder

After winning their first game at the Mullins Center since Nov. 22, UMass coach Marnie Dacko is noticing that her team is starting to play much harder against opponents. She is also impressed with the improved play of freshman Jasmine Watson.

Minutewomen win at Mullins for first time in two months

With a change in its pre-game events, UMass earned its third win at home this season, the first one since a win over Villanova on Nov. 22.

Minutewomen attempt to mend losing ways at home

When it hosts Fordham on Saturday at the Mullins Center, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team will look to grab its third home win of the season. The game will be played on National Girls and Women in Sports Day and the Minutewomen, along with other UMass women’s teams, will offer a free clinic at Boyden Gymnasium beforehand.

UMass continues woes at Mullins Center

Hot shooting by St. Bonaventure kept the Minutewomen out of the game on Tuesday night as the Bonnies rolled to a 69-54 victory. SBU finished with 57 percent shooting from 3-point range.

Minutewomen look to make it two in a row against Bonnies

Fresh off a 71-61 victory over Rhode Island, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team hopes to make it two in a row against Atlantic 10 opponents when it takes on St. Bonaventure Tuesday night at the Mullins Center.

Minutewomen feel A-10 chances slipping away

Despite injuries, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team is not getting any sympathy from the coaching staff as it dropped its contest to George Washington on Wednesday. With the loss, the Minutewomen are now 1-4 in the Atlantic 10 and have fallen out of the top 10 in the standings.

Minutewomen fall short to Duquesne

Despite not being at full strength, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team rallied from an 11-point deficit before losing to Duquesne, 63-54. Kristina Danella, the leading scorer for the Minutewomen, had 18 points on 5-of-6 three-point shooting, while guard Diatiema Hill scored 11 points and had seven rebounds and three assists.

Minutewomen struggle over break to 2-5 record

A 2-5 record was not how the Minutewomen wanted to finish its winter break, but despite the poor record started out its conference schedule with some strong play.

Freshmen getting used to new roles

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team has seen freshmen Jasmine Watson, Shakia Robinson and Dee Montgomery shine in their new roles with the Minutewomen. Watson has played an important part in improving the team’s defense.