Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass men’s swimming and diving looking for seventh-straight A-10 Championship

By Chris Corso

February 13, 2013

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s swimming and diving team heads into the 2013 Atlantic 10 Championship on Feb. 20 as the favorite to win its seventh-consecutive tournament title. UMass coach Russ Yarworth described his team’s mentality...

Kevin Roy lifts Northeastern to Beanpot final against BC

By Chris Corso

February 7, 2013

Filed under Archives, Conference Notebooks, Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

Freshman forward Kevin Roy's first-career hat trick was enough to carry the Northeastern hockey team past Boston University, 3-2, in the Beanpot semifinal at TD Garden on Monday.               The Huskies (8-13-3,...

Swiming and diving teams finish middle of pack at Upper Valley Invitational

By Chris Corso

January 29, 2013

Filed under Archives, Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams finished third and fourth, respectively, in the two-day Upper Valley Invitational at Dartmouth this weekend. The Minutemen tallied up a total score of 654.5 points, fa...

Terrier Invitational brings success for men and women’s swimming

By Chris Corso

November 20, 2012

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams both had a successful three-day weekend at Boston University’s Terrier Invitational. The Minutemen battled from behind on the final day to defeat the Terriers and take home the...

UMass swimming and diving teams suffer identical defeats

By Chris Corso

November 15, 2012

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams were both handed an identical 172-126 defeat on Saturday at Brown. “Brown is a phenomenal team which we picked up and really raised up our schedule here in the early f...

UMass swimming and diving swept by Brown

By Chris Corso

November 14, 2012

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Massachusetts men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams were both handed an identical 172-126 defeat on Saturday at Brown. “Brown is a phenomenal team which we picked up and really raised up our schedule here in the...

UMass women’s soccer eliminated in first round of A-10 tournament

By Chris Corso

November 1, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team was eliminated in the first round of the Atlantic 10 tournament in a disappointing, 4-1, loss against defending conference champions and second-seeded Dayton in Kingston, R.I., on Th...

Podcast: NBA Weekly

By Chris Corso

November 1, 2012

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

Chris Corso and Joey Saade discuss all the latest happenings in the NBA including the James Harden trade, Amare Stoudemire's injury and the marquee match-ups in week one of the NBA. NBA Weekly ...

UMass salvages tie with Charlotte, dismantles GW

By Chris Corso

October 22, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team kept its playoff hopes alive and moved back into the top eight in the Atlantic 10 following a draw and a victory at Rudd Field this weekend. After a hard-fought tie with Charlotte on Friday, the Minutewomen dominated George Washington on Sunday...

Women’s soccer hosts Charlotte, George Washington in last two home games

By Chris Corso

October 19, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

With four games to go in the regular season, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team currently sits on the outside looking in of the Atlantic 10 tournament picture. And after losing their last two games on the road, the Minutewomen (7...

UMass women’s soccer wasting no time

By Chris Corso

October 10, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

It’s no secret that the team that scores first can dictate the possession and control the pace of a soccer game. That’s exactly what the Massachusetts women’s soccer team has done in its latest two victories against conference fo...

Women’s soccer splits first two conference games

By Chris Corso

September 30, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

It turned out to be a successful weekend for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team, which split its first two Atlantic 10 conference games at Rudd Field. After dropping the Atlantic 10 opener, 4-0, to defending conference champions Dayton on Friday, the Minutewomen (6-6, 1-...