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McCall holds ‘brutally honest’ film session, preaches mentality following loss to St. Louis

McCall holds ‘brutally honest’ film session, preaches mentality following loss to St. Louis

By Philip Sanzo

January 24, 2018


Filed under Archives, Headlines, Men's Basketball, Scrolling Headlines, Sports

Carl Pierre sat quietly at his locker, upset at over what had just transpired. The Massachusetts men’s basketball team had just finished a game vs. Saint Louis, but it was as if the Minutemen didn’t show up to play. UMass put up a season low 47 points, though Pierre had 13 points (second most...

George stepping up for Minutewomen

George stepping up for Minutewomen

By Thomas Haines

January 24, 2018


Filed under Archives, Scrolling Headlines, Sports, Women's Basketball

Lost in the shuffle of a recent six-game losing streak for the Massachusetts women’s basketball teamwas the ascension of junior guard Jessica George into the starting lineup for the Minutewomen. The losing streak has since ended — the Minutewomen pulled out a 79-75 win over Virginia Commonwealth, ...

UMass men’s basketball prepares for rematch with La Salle Wednesday

UMass men’s basketball prepares for rematch with La Salle Wednesday

By Amin Touri

January 24, 2018


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The Massachusetts men’s basketball team needed to climb out of a 21-point deficit to top La Salle two weeks ago; the Explorers will get a chance to turn the tables on Wednesday. The Minutemen (10-10, 3-4 Atlantic 10) head to Philadelphia this week looking to get back in the win column after consecutive...

Hampton-Bey and UMass women’s basketball look to get back to .500 record Wednesday at Davidson.

Hampton-Bey and UMass women’s basketball look to get back to .500 record Wednesday at Davidson.

By Dan McGee

January 24, 2018


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The Massachusetts women’s basketball team will head to North Carolina on Wednesday to take on Davidson. While the Minutewomen came out on top in last year’s matchup against Davidson, UMass knows that grabbing the road win will be no easy feat. “They’re really good defensively; they can score,”...

Slow start dooms UMass hockey Tuesday night

Slow start dooms UMass hockey Tuesday night

By Ryan Ames

January 23, 2018


Filed under Archives, Hockey, Scrolling Headlines, Sports, UMass hockey, Winter Sports

Playing its fourth game in a seven-day span, with three of those games being held away from the friendly confines of the Mullins Center, the Massachusetts hockey team couldn’t overcome a lethargic start in its 2-1 loss to Boston College Tuesday night. The Eagles (12-9-3, 12-4-0 Hockey East Association)...

UMass drops second straight game in 2-1 loss on the road at Boston College

UMass drops second straight game in 2-1 loss on the road at Boston College

By Liam Flaherty

January 23, 2018


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The Massachusetts hockey team could not overcome a slow start against Boston College on Tuesday night and fell to its Hockey East Association opponent 2-1 on the road at Chestnut Hill. The Eagles (12-9-3, 12-4-0 HEA) were willed to victory by first and second period goals off the sticks of Jesper...

UMass looks to maintain discipline in Tuesday’s tilt at Boston College

UMass looks to maintain discipline in Tuesday’s tilt at Boston College

By Liam Flaherty

January 23, 2018


Filed under Archives, Hockey, Scrolling Headlines, Sports, Winter Sports

The Massachusetts hockey team travels to Chestnut Hill on Tuesday to face off with Boston College in a significant second half Hockey East Association matchup. The Minutemen (11-11-1, 5-7-1 HEA) are coming off a split with Northeastern over the weekend and enter the midweek matchup with the Eagles...

UMass men’s and women’s swimming and diving earns second place finishes at Dartmouth Invitational

UMass men’s and women’s swimming and diving earns second place finishes at Dartmouth Invitational

By Justin Ekstrom

January 23, 2018


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The Massachusetts men's and women’s swimming and diving teams headed to Dartmouth College to compete in the Tate Ramsden Invitational last weekend. Even after solid performances, both teams could not edge out Dartmouth, as both the men’s and women’s teams placed second. The highlight of the...

Rashaan Holloway ruled academically ineligible, will miss rest of season

Rashaan Holloway ruled academically ineligible, will miss rest of season

By Thomas Johnston

January 22, 2018


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The Massachusetts men’s basketball team suffered a setback Monday, as UMass Athletics announced that Minutemen center Rashaan Holloway was ruled academically ineligible for the spring semester and will miss the rest of the season. Holloway started 13 of UMass’ first 15 games this season, averaging...

Minutewomen hold on to defeat VCU, snap losing streak

Minutewomen hold on to defeat VCU, snap losing streak

By Thomas Haines

January 22, 2018


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The Massachusetts women’s basketball team snapped a six-game losing streak with a 79-75 win over Virginia Commonwealth Sunday, led by freshman Bre Hampton-Bey’s career-high 31 points. After a last-second free throw sent UMass to defeat against Saint Louis on Thursday, UMass (9-10, 1-5 Atlantic-10...

UMass hockey falls flat in 5-0 loss to Northeastern

UMass hockey falls flat in 5-0 loss to Northeastern

By Amin Touri

January 20, 2018


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If Friday night’s victory over Northeastern was a statement for the Massachusetts hockey team, Saturday night’s outing was hardly a whimper. Twenty four hours removed from its biggest win of the season, a 3-0 upset over the No. 8 Huskies, the Minutemen (11-11-1, 5-7-1 Hockey East Association)...

UMass women’s track and field takes first, men fourth at Joe Donahue Games

UMass women’s track and field takes first, men fourth at Joe Donahue Games

By Will Katcher

January 20, 2018


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The Massachusetts women’s track and field swept through the Reggie Lewis Center in Roxbury, MA on Friday, taking first place at the Joe Donahue Indoor Games. UMass scored 259 points, beating out Northeastern, and avenging last week’s result at the Beantown Challenge. It was a team effort for the...