Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass football coach Don Brown resigns, leaves for Maryland

By Eli Rosenswaike, Collegian Staff

January 25, 2009

P.J. Stanley/CollegianThree weeks after pulling out of the running for the head coaching vacancy at Yale, Don Brown pulled out of his position as the University of Massachusetts coach to become the defensive coordinator at the University of Maryland. In five years as UMass head coach, Brown reached t...

Spring sports starting in coming weeks

By Eli Rosenswaike

January 25, 2009

Mass Attack suffers January slip, drops several Hockey East games

By Ryan Fleming, Collegian Staff

January 25, 2009

P.J. Stanley/CollegianIt's developing into an intersession trend. The annual winter break never ceases to bring snow, the too short/too long period away from school and the ever certain bump in the road for the Massachusetts hockey team. Last season the Minutemen (10-11-2, 5-7-2 Hockey East) won the...

UMass hockey still searching for results

By Melissa Turtinen, Collegian Staff

January 25, 2009

Massachusetts hockey coach Don Cahoon tried not to repeat the fall of his team that occurred in the intersession of the 2007-08 season, but his team's record looks just the same this season. UMass (10-11-3, 5-7-3 Hockey East) has been inconsistent for the majority of the season, and this January was no...

Road woes continue for UMass men

By Jeffrey R. Larnard, Collegian Staff

January 25, 2009

While it is expected to protect your home court, elite teams are those which win on the road. On the season, the Massachusetts men's basketball team is 1-7 on the road and 5-3 at home. While its one victory away from the Mullins Center (UMass' first victory of the year was away but at a neutral site a...

Minutewoman basketball experiences four-game losing streak

By David Brinch, Collegian Staff

January 25, 2009

Ryan Fung/CollegianThe beginning of Atlantic 10 play has not worked out the way Massachusetts women's basketball coach Marnie Dacko wanted. ' After an 80-51 home route of Northeastern on Dec. 20, the Minutewomen (8-12, 1-4 A-10) dropped seven of their last nine contests, including its past four conference g...

Putney staying out of trouble

By Jackson Alexander

December 31, 1969

With almost half of the Atlantic 10 season in the books for the Massachusetts men’s basketball team, one thing has become evident; it’s a different team with Raphiael Putney on the court. Last Saturday, the 6-foot-9 forward managed to stay out of foul trouble and played a season-high 36 minutes in the Minutemen’s 72-59 win over the Billikens. ...