The Minutemen currently are tied for the second-worst record in conference play through glimmers of hope and growing pains.
UMass did itself no favors by committing 19 turnovers against a defensively solid Fordham basketball team in loss Saturday
Minutemen drop to 2-5 in Atlantic 10 conference play following loss to Fordham Saturday afternoon
The Minutewomen’s offense simply did not show up on Thursday as they put up their worst scoring performance since the third game of the season, scoring only 38 points.
Lewis scored a season-high 23 points for the Minutemen, while their bench outscored their starters 27-2 in the first half and 46-16 overall.
Luwane Pipkins’ 3-pointer when in-and-out with 13 seconds remaining as the Minutemen dropped to 1-4 in Atlantic 10 play Sunday afternoon at URI.
Wednesday’s win was the first for the Minutemen in A-10 conference play.
Rashaan Holloway had a career dad for the Minutemen finishing with 22 points, 11 rebounds and four blocks, however it wasn’t enough to knock off one of the A-10’s top teams.
UMass men’s basketball drops tightly-contested conference matchup against George Mason Wednesday night
Center Rashaan Holloway finished with 17 points and 10 rebounds for his first double-double of the season, but the Minutemen fell short to the Patriots Thursday night.
Jaylen Adams (29 points) and Matt Mobley (23) combined for 52 points as the Minutemen had their four-game winning streak snapped in the first game of conference play.
The Minutemen used an 18-point first half run to down the Panthers Wednesday afternoon.
Clark became the 50th player in Minutemen history to reach 1,000 career points, finishing Thursday with 27 points and eight rebounds.
Mullins Center General Manager Brian Caputo says the reduction of LED lights has cut game day electricity bills by roughly 50 percent.
UMass freshmen see more minutes in the Minutemen’s 95-77 win over Kennesaw State Saturday at Mullins Center.
Chris Baldwin and Brison Gresham each played minutes at power forward Saturday afternoon, giving the Minutemen options to mix and match lineups moving forward.
Kennesaw State coach Al Skinner returns home to Amherst, where he played in the 1970s.
After narrowly defeating N.C. A&T Tuesday night at Mullins Center, the Minutemen look to build upon arguably their worst performance of the year.
The Mintuemen missed their first 12 3-point attempts Tuesday night against the North Carolina A&T 2-3 zone.
The Minutemen struggle mightily in the first half, but are able to pull out the win behind a strong performance by Donte Clark.
Butler beats Cincinnati on Saturday behind strong effort by Kelan Martin.