Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Philip Sanzo
Class of 2018, Phil served as the sports editor and the senior producer for the Daily Collegian. Having worked with the Collegian since his freshman year, Phil covered football and men's basketball.

Philip Sanzo, Sports Editor

May 01, 2018
The magic of this place (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
UMass men’s basketball gains Sy Chatman, but loses Chris Baldwin (Story)
Apr 13, 2018
Lindsey Cunniff to run the 2018 Boston Marathon for her ‘hype man’ (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Who to watch for in UMass football spring game (Story)
Mar 20, 2018
UMass notebook: UMass men’s lacrosse extends winning streak to three (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
UMass men’s basketball’s ride ends in the second round of the Atlantic 10 Tournament (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Carl Pierre makes the most of his first Atlantic 10 Tournament game (Story)
Mar 03, 2018
C.J. Anderson leaves Mullins Center with a win and an ovation (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
UMass men’s basketball travels to Richmond for first of final two games (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
UMass men’s basketball drops heartbreaker at George Mason (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
Mulligan, Minutewomen dominate on senior day, defeat Rhode Island 87-50 (Media)
Feb 20, 2018
UMass women’s basketball pulls off 70-68 victory over Davidson in annual Play4Kay game (Media)
Feb 18, 2018
UMass men’s basketball drops third straight game (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Randall West walks-on to UMass men’s basketball (Story)
Feb 03, 2018
Unique McLean leaves his mark vs. Dayton (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
UMass men’s basketball comes up short in fight with No. 22 URI (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
WMUA earns six Intercollegiate Broadcasting System Awards nominations (Media)
Jan 24, 2018
McCall holds ‘brutally honest’ film session, preaches mentality following loss to St. Louis (Story)
Jan 20, 2018
Sanzo: UMass’ game vs. St. Louis is a sign of what it is without its grit (Story)
Jan 07, 2018
Shorthanded, UMass men’s basketball shocks Dayton with 62-60 win (Story)
Jan 03, 2018
Otis Livingston II, George Mason drop UMass men’s basketball 80-72 (Story)
Dec 21, 2017
Twelve recruits sign with UMass football during early signing period (Story)
Dec 20, 2017
Georgia State’s buries UMass men’s basketball by shooting 64 percent from three (Story)
Dec 19, 2017
UMass names Jason Dowiak as new women’s soccer head coach (Story)
Dec 15, 2017
UMass men’s basketball looks to remain undefeated at home when Georgia comes to town (Story)
Dec 11, 2017
Emmi Beuger’s Day Off: S2E6 | Self Serving Activism (Story)
Dec 11, 2017
Emmi Beuger’s Day Off: S2E5 | UHS vs Superman (Story)
Dec 06, 2017
UMass men’s basketball comes away with 64-50 win over Holy Cross (Story)
Dec 06, 2017
The Puck Stops Here | Episode 4 | We’re Back (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
UMass Notebook: Mark Whipple’s contract will be extended (Story)
Dec 04, 2017
UMass men’s basketball falls to South Carolina, drops fourth straight (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
UMass football closes out its season against FIU (Story)
Nov 27, 2017
UMass notebook: Thanksgiving break recap (Story)
Nov 25, 2017
Late game collapse allows BYU to top UMass men’s basketball 68-66 (Story)
Nov 24, 2017
UMass basketball can’t overcome No. 14 Minnesota in 69-51 loss (Story)
Nov 19, 2017
Luwane Pipkins leads the UMass men’s basketball shooting show in 101-76 win over Niagara (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
Carl Pierre is a piece to Matt McCall’s basketball program (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
Why they stayed: Malik Hines, Chris Baldwin and C.J. Anderson (Story)
Nov 11, 2017
UMass football comes away with 44-31 win over Maine at Fenway (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Hines and Holloway shine in UMass men’s basketball season debut (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
The Sports Editors S1 E9: Streaking Celtics and Struggling Cavs (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
The Puck Stops Here | Episode 3 | Duchene Escapes Colorado (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
UMass football team makes things interesting, but falls in Starkville (Story)
Nov 04, 2017
Sports Editors S1 E8: UMass football trending up (Story)
Nov 03, 2017
Chris Baldwin gives a taste of what he can do for UMass men’s basketball (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Mississippi State to be UMass football’s biggest challenge of the year (Story)
Oct 31, 2017
The Puck Stops Here | Episode 2 | The Bruins are inconsistent and the NHL can’t market their stars (Story)
Oct 28, 2017
UMass football defeats Appalachian State 30-27 in program’s biggest FBS win (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Sports Editors S1 E7: The World Series is whack (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
Sanzo: Appalachian State is a reminder of the type of win UMass football needs (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
The Puck Stops Here | Episode 1 | We Finally Made It (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Sports Editors S1 E6: Hoops and Hockey (Story)
Oct 14, 2017
Sports Editors S1 E5: This one goes off the rails (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
Unique McLean will have the opportunity to play a large role for UMass basketball (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
UMass notebook: Tre Wood commits to UMass basketball (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
Jaylen Brantley to miss entire 2017-18 season with ‘previously undiagnosed heart condition’ (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Sanzo: UMass football took one step forward, and two steps back (Story)
Sep 29, 2017
Sports Editors S1 E3: Your day is probably better than Rick Pitino’s (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
UMass football to host Ohio before facing extended bye-week (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
UMass football travels to Tennessee for its first Power Five game of 2017 (Story)
Sep 16, 2017
UMass football unable to make the big plays, falls to Temple 29-21 (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
Sports Editors S1 E2: Touri is a BIG fan of Shohei Otani (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
Notebook: Whipple sees improvement in offensive line in practice (Story)
Sep 12, 2017
Sanzo: why UMass CAN beat Temple (Story)
Sep 09, 2017
Offensive line struggles doom UMass football (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
Sports Editors S1 E1 – Welcome To The Podcast – 9:8:17, 2.14 PM (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
A tough start to 2017 for UMass football is met with an even tougher schedule (Story)
Sep 07, 2017
Aside from a new system, Ed Pinkham brings a change in culture to UMass football defense (Story)
Aug 26, 2017
Heartbreak again as UMass football falls to Hawaii (Story)
May 18, 2017
UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU (Story)
May 15, 2017
Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program (Story)
May 10, 2017
Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit (Story)
May 02, 2017
What it’s like to be an Aggie (Story)
Apr 28, 2017
Late-inning grand slam gives Dayton 5-2 win over UMass baseball (Story)
Apr 26, 2017
UMass baseball bullpen getting stronger as the season goes on (Story)
Apr 19, 2017
Fourth inning propels UMass baseball over Northeastern (Story)
Apr 19, 2017
Seventh inning sinks UMass baseball vs UConn (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
Young receivers vie for starting roles vacated by graduates from UMass football team (Story)
Apr 08, 2017
Thompson outlasts UMass baseball’s Lasko in pitching duel against VCU (Story)
Apr 06, 2017
Harvard tacks on five runs against Carter Knapek in the freshman’s first start for UMass baseball (Story)
Mar 31, 2017
Zach Lewis and Zach Coleman reportedly to transfer from UMass (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
UMass baseball falls to Boston College in a ‘wasted day’ (Story)
Mar 29, 2017
UMass baseball coach Mike Stone trying not to dwell on 2017 being his final season (Story)
Mar 23, 2017
Sanzo: Inability to win close games has hurt UMass baseball (Story)
Mar 22, 2017
Holy Cross 10-run eighth inning sinks UMass baseball (Story)
Mar 16, 2017
UMass splits mid-week games against NDSU and Harvard (Story)
Mar 10, 2017
Ryan Bamford looks to bring in a coach that will ‘outwork’ his resources (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
St. Bonaventure eliminates UMass men’s basketball from the Atlantic 10 tournament (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
UMass men’s basketball pulls out win despite near second-half collapse (Story)
Mar 04, 2017
End of game slip ups cost UMass men’s basketball in regular season finale (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
UMass baseball opens its season with three-game series at Elon this weekend (Story)
Mar 01, 2017
Winning in practice meant winning the starting job for UMass men’s basketball’s ‘red team’ (Story)
Feb 27, 2017
UMass men’s basketball successfully drops La Salle 84-71 in confidence-building win (Story)
Feb 23, 2017
The Hart of the Lineup (Story)
Feb 18, 2017
Notebook: Jack Gibbs stars as UMass men’s basketball team drops game to Davidson Saturday (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
Duquesne stomps UMass men’s basketball 96-66 in Pittsburgh (Story)
Feb 08, 2017
UMass men’s basketball’s inexperience shows once again against Rhode Island Tuesday (Story)
Feb 07, 2017
Rhode Island adds another challenge for struggling UMass men’s basketball team (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
Much of UMass men’s basketball’s success moving forward rides on DeJon Jarreau (Story)
Jan 28, 2017
UMass men’s basketball drops its third straight game in 76-74 loss to George Mason (Story)
Jan 26, 2017
UMass men’s basketball falls to St. Louis, drops to bottom of Atlantic 10 standings (Story)
Jan 21, 2017
Nineteen turnovers sink UMass men’s basketball in loss to Fordham Saturday (Story)
Dec 17, 2016
UMass men’s basketball tops Kennesaw State with balanced offensive performance. (Story)
Dec 13, 2016
UMass men’s basketball team looks to learn from mistakes following near loss to N.C. A&T (Story)
Dec 10, 2016
In a game riddled with mistakes, UMass men’s basketball falls to Providence (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
UMass men’s basketball shows improvement in 3-point shooting. (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
UMass men’s basketball kicks off Gotham Classic at home against Pacific (Story)
Dec 03, 2016
UMass men’s basketball shooting woes continue as the Minutemen fall 65-62 to UCF (Story)
Dec 01, 2016
Brison Gresham makes long awaited debut for UMass men’s basketball (Story)
Nov 29, 2016
Notebook: Ty Flowers to have increased role for UMass men’s basketball amidst injuries to Baldwin and Jarreau (Story)
Nov 20, 2016
Donte Clark, Seth Berger lift UMass men’s basketball in win over Holy Cross (Story)
Nov 17, 2016
DeJon Jarreau late 3-pointer gives UMass men’s basketball a thrilling victory over Temple (Story)
Nov 17, 2016
Zach Lewis embracing role as sixth man for UMass men’s basketball (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
Rashaan Holloway leads UMass men’s basketball in scoring with 21 points in the Minutemen’s opening game victory (Story)
Nov 10, 2016
From New Orleans to Amherst, Jarreau and Gresham continue friendship at the college level (Story)
Nov 10, 2016
UMass men’s basketball prepares for season opener against UMass Lowell Friday (Story)
Oct 16, 2016
VIDEO: UMass Football vs. Louisiana Tech postgame interviews (Story)
Oct 15, 2016
UMass football’s defense can’t keep up with Louisiana Tech’s punishing passing game (Story)
Oct 06, 2016
Recovering from a broken foot, Malik Hines aims to help UMass’ front court in 2016-17 (Story)
Oct 05, 2016
UMass men’s soccer caps off non-conference games with a 1-0 win over Central Connecticut (Story)
Sep 29, 2016
Alex DeSantis continues strong play for UMass men’s soccer as season reaches midway point (Story)
Sep 19, 2016
Controlling possession was key in UMass’ 2-0 victory over Brown. (Story)
Sep 13, 2016
UMass men’s soccer plans to continue growth against Albany Tuesday (Story)
Sep 07, 2016
UMass defense holds its ground despite 4-1 loss to UNH (Story)
Sep 06, 2016
UMass men’s soccer prepared to shock the Atlantic 10 again in 2016 (Story)
Sep 04, 2016
UMass men’s soccer ties Saint Peter’s in home opener (Story)
Jun 14, 2016
Four former Minutemen depart from UMass hockey program (Story)
Apr 25, 2016
Heartbreaking 10-9 loss to Hofstra ends UMass men’s lacrosse playoff hopes (Story)
Apr 17, 2016
Inability to score plagues UMass men’s lacrosse for third straight week (Story)
Apr 13, 2016
An unbreakable bond: UMass men’s lacrosse’s seniors share connection that goes beyond sport (Story)
Apr 10, 2016
UMass men’s lacrosse falls to Towson, drop to 0-2 in CAA (Story)
Mar 31, 2016
Delaware marks the beginning of conference play for UMass men’s lacrosse (Story)
Mar 25, 2016
VIDEO: UMass Football Pro day, 2016 (Story)
Mar 23, 2016
UMass men’s lacrosse ranked No. 18 after back-to-back wins against ranked opponents (Story)
Mar 09, 2016
UMass men’s lacrosse suffers worst loss of season as Albany erupts for 16 goals (Story)
Mar 02, 2016
No setback for UMass men’s lacrosse in quick turnaround vs. Hartford (Story)
Feb 28, 2016
UMass men’s lacrosse falls to Harvard in overtime (Story)
Feb 27, 2016
VIDEO: UMass falls to Harvard in overtime 10-9. (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
Conference championship returns to Amherst for UMass men’s swimming and diving (Story)
Feb 20, 2016
UMass men’s lacrosse tops No. 11 Ohio State, not looking too far ahead (Story)
Feb 11, 2016
Uncertainties surround UMass men’s lacrosse as it kicks off season against Army (Story)
Feb 10, 2016
First inside look at the John Francis Kennedy Champions Center (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
Men’s swimming and diving beats Fordham while women fall to the Rams (Story)
Jan 27, 2016
UMass women’s basketball’s comeback falls short against URI (Story)
Jan 23, 2016
Head Coach Derek Kellogg and Trey Davis talk to the media following Saturday’s loss to St. Louis 86-75 (Story)
Jan 21, 2016
Rest has been key ingredient to success for UMass swimming and diving team (Story)
Dec 02, 2015
UMass swimming and diving looks to maintain condition in month-long midseason break (Story)
Nov 11, 2015
UMass field hockey to host Kent State in Wednesday’s play-in game of NCAA tournament (Story)
Nov 10, 2015
UMass diving tested in exhibition against UConn (Story)
Nov 07, 2015
UMass field hockey defeats Saint Joseph’s to set up A-10 finals rematch (Story)
Nov 04, 2015
Contrasting offenses to clash in UMass field hockey’s first round of A-10 championship (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
UMass rowing ‘pleased’ with results as season winds to a close (Story)
Oct 22, 2015
La Salle the next in line of must-win games for UMass field hockey (Story)
Oct 19, 2015
UMass field hockey’s Senior Day dampened by loss to BC (Story)
Oct 14, 2015
Down but not out, UMass views VCU as the start of ‘must win’ games (Story)
Oct 02, 2015
UMass field hockey escapes against Saint Louis despite lack of discipline (Story)
Sep 30, 2015
UMass field hockey needs Nicole Miller to be spark plug throughout A-10 play (Story)
Sep 21, 2015
UMass field hockey inconsistent in double-overtime loss to Richmond (Story)
Sep 17, 2015
UMass field hockey kicks off conference play against Saint Joseph’s and Richmond (Story)
Sep 11, 2015
UMass field hockey inaugurates new home field with 4-3 win over UMass Lowell (Story)
Sep 06, 2015
UMass field hockey drops Sunday matinee to No. 4 Syracuse (Story)
Sep 03, 2015
UMass field hockey pulls off thrilling overtime victory against Northeastern (Story)
Aug 30, 2015
UMass field hockey splits weekend matches with UNH and BU (Story)
Apr 23, 2015
UMass tennis falls short of ultimate goal despite special season (Story)
Apr 14, 2015
Chanel Glasper shines as UMass tennis ends season in dominant fashion (Story)
Apr 08, 2015
UMass tackles tricky three-game stretch as A-10 tournament approaches (Story)
Mar 31, 2015
UMass tennis keeps on rolling, downs Albany 5-2 (Story)
Mar 26, 2015
UMass heads home to take on Albany (Story)
Mar 23, 2015
UMass tennis stays hot with two wins over break (Story)
Mar 05, 2015
UMass enters crucial part of season with matches against Providence, Saint Louis (Story)
Feb 26, 2015
Dartmouth and Fordham to start stretch of key games for Minutewomen (Story)
Feb 19, 2015
Beasts of the Northeast: Ana Yrazusta and Carol Benito earn regional acclaim (Story)
Feb 09, 2015
UMass tennis earns first win of 2015 against Quinnipiac (Story)
Feb 03, 2015
UMass tennis sets sights on winning Atlantic 10 championship (Story)
Nov 05, 2014
UMass tennis finishes fall season on high note at Big Green Invitational (Story)
Oct 28, 2014
Northern Illinois, Central Michigan hang on for victories while Western Michigan rolls (Story)
Oct 07, 2014
UMass baseball tops Dartmouth 7-1 in fall exhibition (Story)
Oct 01, 2014
Depth, chemistry powers UMass club hockey (Story)