Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen trying to improve foul trouble

By Herb Scribner

December 7, 2010

Fouls are a double-edged sword for the Massachusetts men’s basketball team. The Minutemen (7-1) not only squander from their own difficulties at the free throw line, but also give up a slew of fouls to the opposition. “Yeah I think that’s what we’re going to work o...

Rough first half dooms Minutemen

By Jay Asser

December 5, 2010

BOSTON –  In an electric environment at the TD Garden, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team struggled in the first half, ultimately leading to its first loss of the season. While the Minutemen have come out flat...

Last second call keeps Minutemen undefeated

By Herb Scribner

December 2, 2010

While guard Anthony Gurley scored the final two points to give the Massachusetts men’s basketball team a victory on Wednesday night, he did so without making the final basket. With one second remaining, the Minutemen (7-0)...

Minutemen put undefeated record on the line against Quinnipiac

By Jay Asser

November 30, 2010

After starting the season at a blistering pace, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team will put its undefeated record on the line in its first true road game of the season against Quinnipiac Wednesday night. The Minutemen (6-0) are one of only 30 teams out of 348 in the nati...

Minutemen getting it done differently in post-Harris era

By Herb Scribner

November 18, 2010

Hannah Cohen/CollegianOne of the main questions for the Massachusetts men’s basketball team as they entered the season was who was going to pick up the 20-point hole that Ricky Harris left town with. So far into the season, the scori...

Minutemen escape Sacred Heart, 73-65, on Wednesday

By Adam Miller

November 18, 2010

If there’s anything the Massachusetts men’s basketball team learned from its first win of the season against Rider, it’s that no lead is ever insurmountable for a young, scrappy team. The Minutemen (2-0) almost l...

Special Issue: Men’s Basketball 2010-11

By Staff

November 17, 2010

The Collegian preview the 2010-11 men’s basketball season with previews, sidebars and columns. Click on the pictures to see the .pdf of the front or back along with the page that followed it in publication. ...

Minutemen looking to continue momentum against Sacred Heart

By Jay Asser

November 16, 2010

Heading into its second game of the year, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team is still riding high from its win in the season opener. UMass rallied from a 22-point hole early in the second half to defeat Rider, 77-67. Senior Anthony Gurley...

Minutemen need to take big step forward

By Adam Miller

November 16, 2010

In today’s world of sports, you can generally judge how good a coach is within three years. However, if you were to judge Massachusetts men’s basketball coach Derek Kellogg by those standards, you would be setting unrealistic...

Anthony Gurley looks to lead in senior year

By Jay Asser

November 16, 2010

For Massachusetts men's basketball guard Anthony Gurley, there is no future left to live up to the high expectations. The senior has one final year at UMass to prove he was deserving of the hype he received when he transferred from W...

Video highlights: UMass defeats Rider 77-67

By Stephen Sellner

November 15, 2010

Also see footage from the press conference following the game. UMass defeats Rider 77-67 from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. Video and production by Stephen Sellner....

From shock to awe: UM comes back to top Rider 77-67

By Nick O'Malley

November 14, 2010

It doesn’t matter who you are, 20 points is a big halftime deficit. But for a young team trying to come into its own that only put up 24 first half points, it’s a colossal one.     So when Freddie Riley sank one o...