Minutewomen Angela McMahon rebuilt the Huskies from the ground up during her first coaching stint and now looks to beat the team that provided her with so many opportunities.
The Minutemen will take on the fifth-ranked Tar Heels Saturday afternoon in Chapel Hill.
McMahon, who has won four straight Atlantic 10 titles as the head coach at UMass, will coach Italy this summer in the European Championships.
Coming off a disappointing end to the 2014 season, the Minutemen now prepare for the first of many tough nonconference matchups to open 2015.
The Nittany Lions and the Dragons earn wins while Towson falters as the Colonial Athletic Association wraps up the regular season
No. 11 UMass women’s lacrosse ends regular season with undefeated A-10 record for fourth straight season with win over Duquesne
The Minutewomen defeated Duquesne in their season finale on Sunday, 16-8, for their fourth straight perfect Atlantic 10 record.
The UMass men’s lacrosse team was outpaced across the field by Delaware in a 15-7 romp to end its season on Friday.
With one Colonial Athletic Association playoff spot up for grabs, the Minutemen will have to beat the Blue Hens to earn a berth into the postseason.
The Minutewomen will welcome winless St. Bonaventure to McGuirk Stadium on Friday before traveling to Duquesne on Sunday for their season finale.
This year’s men’s lacrosse freshmen class has exceeded expectations for the Minutemen
The Minutemen could not overcome inefficient offense and a strong Hofstra attack en route to their third straight loss of the season.
The Minutewomen will hit the road on Saturday to face the second place Spiders.
Kelsey McGovern continued her successful recovery from an ACL tear by setting a new UMass career record in draw controls in Sunday’s win over George Mason
The Dragons scored five goals in the final quarter as UMass men’s lacrosse drops back-to-back conference games.
The Minutewomen defeated the Colonials in the nation’s capital 20-6 behind the offensive attack of Katie Ferris, Sam Rush, and Tanner Guarino on Friday.
After having its game slowed down in a 6-5 loss to Towson, UMass is anticipating a fast-paced road matchup against speedy Drexel on Saturday at 4 p.m.
The Minutewomen will be going out on the road for the first time in almost a month on Friday before returning home on Sunday for their Senior Day game.
UMass goaltender Zach Oliveri and his defense showed poised throughout its 6-5 loss to Towson on Saturday.
Nick Mariano’s last second attempt falls just short in the Minutemen’s 6-5 loss to Towson on Saturday.
The Minutewomen fell behind in the opening minutes, but turned things around quickly to beat La Salle 19-10 for their first Atlantic 10 win.