After extending their lead to 11 in the first half, the Spiders responded with a 22-2 run to drop the Minutemen on their senior night.
The Minutemen look to end season strong taking on a top-level A-10 team on Wednesday.
With UMass reaching the end of a disappointing regular season, Derek Kellogg decided to make practice interesting by putting starting jobs on the line.
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Zach Lewis, DeJon Jarreau propel Kellogg’s brand of “UMass basketball” in the win against La Salle.
Patrick Steeves and Tyler Cavanaugh pace the Colonials in their win over the Minutemen Thursday.
Minutewomen seniors Megan Burke and Alyx Stiff were honored prior to the game against La Salle Sunday afternoon.
Solid bench play and rebounding from the Explorers gave the Minutewomen their ninth-straight loss, 57-52.
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Maggie Mulligan’s 17th double-double couldn’t save the Minutewomen from turnover-heavy blowout.
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.
The Explorers top five scorers are all guards who account for 80 percent of their offense.
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.
The Minutewomen dropped their second consecutive game after leading by double digits in the second half.
The Minutewomen look to bounce back after their double overtime loss against GW last Saturday at Mullins Center.
Trent Kindvall, Maja Boric, Katie Polk and Emma Roush all posted career-highs and qualified for the regional NCAA tournament over the weekend.
Goals by Ty Goncalves and Josh Jess gave the Minutemen a 2-0 win against the Rams Wednesday afternoon.
The Minutewomen will look to get their first conference point of the season Sunday afternoon against Richmond.
The Minutewomen look to put their past offensive struggles behind them as they open conference play Thursday night against La Salle.
The 11-day rest period included shoring up both the offensive and defensive side of the ball.
Rhode Island falls to Brown in overtime, La Salle loses final nonconference game to UMBC.
The Minutewomen went winless in Providence over the weekend in two games against the Friars and Brown.