Massachusetts Daily Collegian

MAC Notebook: Huskies nearly pull off upset, Akron notches first win

By Tyler Movsessian

September 22, 2015

Filed under Archives, Conference Notebooks, Fall Sports, Scrolling Headlines, Sports

After former Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel got inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame, he almost watched the nation’s top team get upset, as the Buckeyes snuck by Northern Illinois in a tight game, winning 20-13. The...

NIU defeats Toledo, Bowling Green runs over Eastern Michigan

By Jason Kates

November 26, 2013

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

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 ...

UMass football hosts Akron hoping for a win on Senior Day

By Nick Canelas

November 14, 2013

Filed under Football, Sports

Akron will always have a special place in Massachusetts football history. It was the team the Minutemen beat on the road last season for their first-ever Football Bowl Subdivision victory, and marked UMass coach Charle...

NIU, Buffalo continue to roll in MAC play

By Matthew Zackman

October 29, 2013

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

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...

Akron nearly shocks Michigan in Big House

By Andrew Cyr

September 17, 2013

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

Michigan barely held off Akron in a 28-24 victory on Saturday following its 41-30 win against Notre Dame last week, Heading into Saturday’s game, the Wolverines (3-0)  were 16-0 at home under Michigan coach Brady Hoke, but...