Massachusetts Daily Collegian

GALLERY: Best of Football September 2019

September 30, 2019

The University of Massachusetts Football team played Akron, Coastal Carolina, and Southern Illinois at home during the month of September.  They finished the month with a 1-4 overall record.  Photos by Parker Peters, Eva Trainer, and Nina Walat....

GALLERY: UMass Soccer September 2019

September 24, 2019

The University of Massachusetts Amherst Men's and Women's Soccer teams faced off against Richmond, Tenesseee, Sacred Heart, Pitt, and BU in the month of September.  Photos by Anish Roy, Mehroz Kapadia, Nina Walat, and Parker Peters....

Inside the Park with Marky Mark: January 27, 2015

By Marc Jean-Louis

January 27, 2015

Massachusetts Daily Collegian senior sports multimedia producer Marc Jean-Louis and UMass Sports Weekly analyst Zander Manning make Super Bowl predictions and discuss the Deflategate scandal. Is the NHL scheduling too many outdoor games? Daily Collegian sports editor Mark Chiarelli joins us to previe...

2013 NBA playoff predictions: Round 1

By Joey Saade

April 29, 2013

Eastern Conference Miami Heat (1) vs. Milwaukee Bucks (8) - Miami in 5 I will go out on a limb and predict that the Bucks can steal one game at home. Picking Miami to sweep this series is too mainstream, and...

Bruins’ Jaromir Jagr sets stage for playoff run

By Peter Cappiello

April 3, 2013

Samuel Adams Boston Jagr. The nickname that never was, now has a fighting chance thanks to the Boston Bruins’ acquisition of forward Jaromir Jagr from the Dallas Stars — the scoring threat that Boston has been looking for...

Boston Red Sox 2013 Offseason Tracker: Koji Uehara

By Jackson Alexander

March 3, 2013

Koji Uehara Former team: Texas Rangers Position: Relief pitcher Contract: 1-year, $4.25 million Projected role: Middle reliever For a team supposedly in “rebuilding mode,” the Boston Red Sox made plent...

Evaluating the Boston Celtics at the trade deadline

By Mark Chiarelli

February 21, 2013

As the armchair general managers and rabid sports radio callers amp up their intensity this week, Danny Ainge will remain very much in the background. Many will demand ludicrous trades while others will defend the current...

What defines an elite NFL quarterback?

By Mark Chiarelli

February 15, 2013

With the Super Bowl coming and going, plenty of attention now resides on the shoulders Joe Flacco. Due to America’s fascination with professional quarterbacks, Flacco understandably now becomes a major factor in sports discussion. With the spotlight, stardom and face-time that comes with a ...

Boston Red Sox 2013 Offseason Tracker: Jonny Gomes

By Jackson Alexander

February 12, 2013

Jonny Gomes Former team: Oakland Athletics Position: Outfield Contract: 2-year, $10 million Projected role: Starting left fielder In 2011, the Boston Red Sox were accused of focusing on beer, chicken an...

Boston Red Sox 2013 Offseason Tracker: Mike Napoli

By Jackson Alexander

January 24, 2013

Mike Napoli Former team: Texas Rangers Position: Catcher/First base Contract: 1-year, $5 million Projected role: Starting first baseman Mike Napoli’s balky hip turned what would have been a po...