The Minutewomen look to hold off Fordham and other challengers in the A-10 title chase as several teams fight for remaining tournament spots.
The Minutemen lose their third straight and 11 of last 12, falling to SLU 8-1 Saturday afternoon.
Senior Jena Cozza is officially back with the team after missing first 29 games.
Saint Louis wins two of three in tournament over weekend.
The Minutewomen were outscored in the opening quarter 28-12 and committed 21 total turnovers in their loss to the Billikens Wednesday night at Mullins Center.
After three close finishes, the Minutewomen will look to snap their four-game losing streak against the Billikens at Mullins Center.
The last-place St. Louis Billikens stun the Minutemen 74-70 behind 21 points from Aaron Hines.
The Minutemen travel to the Gateway to the West to face the Billikens in what will be SLU coach Travis Ford’s first game against his former team.
Ten different Minutewomen scored Friday evening as UMass set a new school record for goals scored in a game.
Trey Davis finished with a game-high 36 points Saturday, but the Billikens’ 22-2 second half run carried them past the Minutemen.
The Minutewomen have faced the Atlantic 10’s top three teams just four games into conference play.
The Minutemen held off a late Billikens rally and won their second game in a row behind strong play from center Cady Lalanne.
Jordair Jett’s game-winning layup with 3.4 seconds left lifted No. 17 Saint Louis past the UMass men’s basketball team.
The UMass men’s basketball team begins Atlantic 10 play on Thursday night on the road at Saint Louis.
Fresh off its Beanpot championship on Wednesday, the UMass baseball team will take on Saint Louis this weekend in a pivotal three-game series.
UMass (16-5, 5-2 A10) moved into a three-way tie for first place on Saturday, defeating the Saint Louis Billikens (16-5, 4-3 A10).
The Massachusetts men’s basketball team will take on a streaking Saint Louis team on Saturday at the Mullins Center in a clash of two first-place Atlantic 10 squads.
Both the Saint Louis and Dayton men’s basketball teams capped off successful tournaments on Sunday night. Temple, however, failed to close out Bowling Green late.
The Minutemen ran into Billikens team that was physical and sharp from behind the line in a 69-53 loss.
Despite keeping the game close, UMass could not pull of a win against the Colonials. Freddie Riley led the team with 15 points.