Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Maturing Minutemen

By Jay Asser

January 27, 2011

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball

In a long college basketball season with a young, developing team, adversity can either bring out the best or the worst in players. For the Massachusetts men’s basketball team, it was the former as it overcame an unusual roa...

Minutemen basketball return home to face Rams

By Herb Scribner

January 27, 2011

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team is returning home on Sunday afternoon after a week that featured travel woes, practice in an airport with a shoe instead of a ball and a win against Atlantic 10-opponent St. Bonavent...

The tale of two teams

By Nick O'Malley

January 24, 2011

Filed under Hockey, Men's Basketball, Sports Columns

Both the Massachusetts men’s basketball and hockey team have come back to Earth. Whether or not that’s a good or bad thing depends on which team you’re talking about. For men’s basketball, preseason expectations wer...

Second-half offensive attack beats UM

By Jay Asser

January 23, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

In its loss to Atlantic 10 foe Richmond, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team had the tough task of defending a Spiders’ offense which went off for 51 of their 84 points in the second half. After an Anthony Gurley 3-pointer...

Men’s basketball face off against rival Spiders

By Herb Scribner

January 20, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

On Saturday, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team will have another opportunity to knock off a top Atlantic 10 opponent when it returns to the Mullins Center for a contest against Richmond. The Minutemen (11-6, 3-1 A-10) re...

UM men’s basketball team starting to shine

By Jay Asser

January 20, 2011

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball

While the strength of the Massachusetts men’s basketball team may lay in the backcourt, Terrell Vinson and Sean Carter are proving in the conference schedule that the team’s big men should not be overlooked. Both Vinson a...