Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Hill, Benton to be honored at senior night

By Steve Levine

February 25, 2010

The abundant youth on the Massachusetts women’s basketball team has been the story from the start of the season. However, that will not be the case tonight as UMass will honor two of its most important players as they play...

Minutewomen learn from loss at No. 6 Xavier

By Neil Carroll

February 22, 2010

Every so often, fans, critics, coaches and players of a team deem wins and losses as ‘learning experiences.’ For the Massachusetts women’s basketball team, the outcome of its game on Saturday was one of those experiences. UMass...

Watson’s 20 points give UMass win over Explorers

By Steve Levine

February 17, 2010

It took the final few minutes for the Massachusetts women’s basketball team to squeeze out a 62-57 win over Atlantic 10 rival La Salle Wednesday night. On a night where UMass (10-16, 4-7 A-10) received just seven points from...

Minutewomen continue to make postseason push

By Neil Carroll

February 16, 2010

With four games left in the 2010 season, the Atlantic 10 women’s basketball standings are really shaping up. The Massachusetts women’s basketball team is in prime position – as of right now – to make the A-10 tournament....

Rebounding hurts Minutewomen

By Steve Levine

February 15, 2010

A strong piece of the Massachusetts women’s basketball team’s game was nowhere to be found on Saturday, when it lost to Dayton, 74-60. The Minutewomen (9-16, 3-7 Atlantic 10) average 1.5 more rebounds per game than their...

Minutewomen lose to Flyers by 14 points

By Neil Carroll

February 15, 2010

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team’s effort was not enough to beat Dayton on Saturday afternoon. The Minutewomen fell, 74-60, to the Flyers but rallied to within four points at halftime. “I’m pleased with our...

Temple outshoot Minutewomen

By Neil Carroll

February 12, 2010

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team has struggled to defend teams with a high 3-point shooting percentage so far this season. Although Temple did not shoot at a higher percentage than the Minutewomen coming into the game,...

Minutewomen try to make it three in a row against Owls

By Steve Levine

February 10, 2010

Maybe the momentum has finally arrived. The Massachusetts women’s basketball team has won two of its last three games for the first time since early December. It will look to win three of four for the first time this season...

Team playing harder, more intense

By Neil Carroll

February 10, 2010

After the first win in the Mullins Center since Nov. 22 against Villanova, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team is ready to head back on the road against Temple, with a confidence-building 60-50 win over Fordham on Saturday. The...

Minutewomen hope to knock off Temple in Philly

By Steve Levine

February 9, 2010

 Maybe the momentum has finally arrived. The Massachusetts women’s basketball team has won two of its last three games for the first time since early December. It will look to win three of four for the first time this season...

UMass playing harder

By Neil Carroll

February 9, 2010

After the first win in the Mullins Center since Nov. 22 against Villanova, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team is ready to head back on the road against Temple, with a confidence-building 60-50 win over Fordham on Saturday. The...

Minutewomen win at Mullins for first time in two months

By Neil Carroll

February 7, 2010

The streak has ended. After eight consecutive losses at home, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team nabbed its third home win of the season, defeating the Fordham, 60-50, on Saturday in the Mullins Center. The last home win ca...