Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Not quite like Mike, but close enough

By Adam Miller

December 9, 2010

Filed under Senior Columns, Sports Columns

Editor’s note: Sports Editor Adam Miller has worked for the Massachusetts Daily Collegian for the entirety of his time at UMass, and is graduating at the end of the current semester. Ever since...

FBS, FCS should combine divisions

By Adam Miller

December 7, 2010

Filed under Sports Columns

Just like many other students wish for, I would also like to see the Massachusetts football team plays in the Football Bowl Subdivision. I just don’t know if the Mid-American Conference is the right place for the Minutemen. Is there ...

UMass Football: Final Report Card

By Adam Miller

November 29, 2010

Filed under Football, Sports Columns

The Massachusetts football team finished 2010 with one more victory and one less defeat from 2009’s 5-6 campaign. UMass coach Kevin Morris and the rest of the Minutemen have one question going into the off-season: How can they carry momentum from a winning rec...

Minutewomen sign Canadian for next year

By Adam Miller

November 21, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team signed its third recruit of the November early signing period Thursday. Rashida Timbilla, a 6-foot-1 forward from Nepean, Ontario, is part of the Class of 2015, which includes Emily...

Minutemen escape Sacred Heart, 73-65, on Wednesday

By Adam Miller

November 18, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball

If there’s anything the Massachusetts men’s basketball team learned from its first win of the season against Rider, it’s that no lead is ever insurmountable for a young, scrappy team. The Minutemen (2-0) almost l...

Atlantic 10 predictions

By Adam Miller

November 16, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball

Also see: Predictions from around the A-10 Last season, we got a chance to see the potential of the Atlantic 10 with as many as six teams on the bubble of making the NCAA tournament at the end of the season. This year, the A-...

Minutemen need to take big step forward

By Adam Miller

November 16, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball

In today’s world of sports, you can generally judge how good a coach is within three years. However, if you were to judge Massachusetts men’s basketball coach Derek Kellogg by those standards, you would be setting unrealistic...

Jordan Laguerre signs with Minutemen

By Adam Miller

November 12, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team locked up another point guard for the 2011-12 season with the signing of Jordan Laguerre. He’s currently at New Hampton Prep in New Hampshire. Last year, he averaged 14 points per...

Minutewomen best sports story of semester at UMass

By Adam Miller

November 2, 2010

Filed under Sports Columns

UMass Field Hockey @ La Salle from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. Just one week after covering the Massachusetts football team’s game against New Hampshire at Gillette Stadium, I hit the road again for Comedy Central hosts Jon Stewart and St...

Video: Minutewomen clinch first seed in conference tourney

By Adam Miller

November 2, 2010

Filed under Field Hockey

UMass Field Hockey @ La Salle from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. PHILADELPHIA – The Massachusetts field hockey team clinched the first seed in the Atlantic 10 tournament by extending its winning streak to nine games with wins over West Ches...

Fear and sanity in Washington D.C.

By Adam Miller

October 28, 2010

Filed under Archives

Can't make it to the Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear? The Daily Collegian has you covered. We'll be leaving Amherst at noon tomorrow and have a full weekend ahead starting with the two rallies. Afterwards, we're heading to...

Piekos’s maturity leads Minutemen

By Adam Miller

October 27, 2010

Filed under Columns, Sports

Goalkeeper Chris Piekos is not your average senior. You only need to look at his age – 26 years old – to figure that out. To put that in perspective, when the keeper graduated high school, midfielder Stuart Amick – also...