Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Saint Louis tested at home by George Mason

By Marc Jean-Louis

February 4, 2014

It took an extra five minutes at the Chaifetz Arena on Saturday, but after scoring on nine of its first 10 possessions in overtime, the Saint Louis men’s basketball team pulled out an electrifying victory, defeating George Mason...

Saint Louis, Richmond, Dayton each pickup marquee Atlantic 10 wins

By Matthew Zackman

February 4, 2014

The Saint Louis women’s basketball team snapped a six-game losing streak at Saint Joseph’s Hagan Arena with a 69-65 win on Wednesday. At halftime, the Hawks (16-5, 5-3 Atlantic 10) held a seven-point lead over the Billikens...

George Washington knocks off Creighton, VCU rebounds

By Anthony Chiusano

December 3, 2013

After falling to No. 25 Marquette on Friday in the Wooden Legacy, the George Washington men’s basketball team rebounded to defeat No. 20 Creighton 60-53 on Sunday to take home third place in the tournament. It was George Washington’s first win against a nationally-ranked ...

URI wins first game of season, GW falls to SEC foe

By Robbie Acer

December 3, 2013

The Rhode Island women’s basketball team won its first game of the season Friday, defeating the Detroit 70-59 in the first game of the FAU Thanksgiving Tournament. Detroit (2-6) battled with the Rams (1-6) in a first half marked by 11 lead changes, but ultimately fell short of Rhode Island’s attack. ...

NIU defeats Toledo, Bowling Green runs over Eastern Michigan

By Jason Kates

November 26, 2013

The Bowling Green football team won its eighth game of the season on Saturday, routing Eastern Michigan. The Falcons (8-3, 6-1 Mid-American Conference) outplayed the Eagles (2-9, 1-6 MAC) on both sides of the ball, recording 560 total yards on offense while only allowing 65 the ...

UML defeats new-addition Notre Dame, BU draws

By Tyler Fiedler

November 26, 2013

The No. 11 UMass Lowell hockey team defeated No. 6 Notre Dame, 3-1 on Saturday. UMass Lowell got by the top-ranked penalty killing unit in the country; scoring three power play goals to win its second game in a row. Connor Hellebuyck had a stellar game, savi...

NIU, Buffalo continue to roll in MAC play

By Matthew Zackman

October 29, 2013

The Buffalo football team remained undefeated in the Mid-American Conference, outplaying Kent State to a score of 41-21. Bulls senior running back Branden Oliver led the rout of Kent State by rushing for 185 yards on 31 carries and scoring a career-high four touchdowns. Senio...

Alabama rolls on, Maryland embarrassed by Florida State

By Matthew Zackman

October 8, 2013

The No.1 Alabama football handled Georgia State with ease Saturday, rolling over the newest addition to the Football Bowl Subdivision, 45-3. Crimson Tide quarterback A.J. McCarron threw just a single incompletion in the first half, going 15-of-16 for 166 yards and four touc...

Northern Illinois, Ball State continue MAC dominance

By Tyler Fiedler

October 8, 2013

The No. 23 Northern Illinois football team improved to 5-0 on the season with a 38-24 victory over Kent State, continuing its run as the Mid-American Conference’s most dominant program. Huskies junior running back Cameron Stringily ran wild against the Golden Flashes (2-4, 1-2...