With UMass reaching the end of a disappointing regular season, Derek Kellogg decided to make practice interesting by putting starting jobs on the line.
Minutemen look to build off win on Saturday to top Dukes in battle of teams near bottom of the A-10.
Minutemen coach Derek Kellogg returns to original starting five in win over Saint Joseph’s.
Minutemen pick up their first win at Hagan Arena since 2010 as Donte Clark once again paces UMass offensively.
Explorers swingman B.J. Johnson went for a double-double (28 points, 11 rebounds) as the Minutemen dropped to 2-8 in Atlantic 10 play.
At times, DeJon Jarreau has looked like one of the better players in the A-10 while at others he’s struggled with his turnovers. With proven talent, both Jarreau and Derek Kellogg are looking for consistency for a full 40 minutes.
After starting his first game of the season last Saturday against George Mason, C.J. Anderson has no change in mindset starting games versus coming off the bench.
The Minutemen finished with a season-high 12 blocks in their loss to the Patriots Saturday afternoon.
A failed last second three by C.J. Anderson sealed the seventh conference loss for the Minutemen.
UMass men’s basketball looks to use strong second half in loss to George Mason to gain confidence moving forward
The Minutemen outscored the Patriots 40-33 in the second half after being outscored 43-34 in the first 20 minutes of play.
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
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.
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.
UMass freshmen see more minutes in the Minutemen’s 95-77 win over Kennesaw State Saturday at Mullins Center.