Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Rematch on tap for Minutemen

By Jackson Alexander

April 27, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

For the second straight year, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team faces off against Delaware in the team’s regular-season finale on Saturday. UMass (12-0, 5-0 Colonial Athletic Association) will look to tack on an...

McCormack earns CAA Player of Week honors

By Stephen Sellner

April 17, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Tim McCormack, the goalie of the No. 1/2 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team, has had a phenomenal senior season to date. And after his 14-save performance in UMass’ nail-biting win over Drexel on Saturday, the rest of the conference i...

Penn State, Delaware winners; SJU struggles continue

By Brendan Tuma

April 10, 2012

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Heartbreaking losses continue to be a trend for the Drexel men’s lacrosse team as the season heads into its final games. The Dragons (5-6, 3-1 Colonial Athletic Association) hosted No. 16 Penn State but was unable to hold...

Men’s lacrosse continues the streak with a win over Penn State

By Stephen Sellner

March 17, 2012

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse

The No. 4 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse kicked off conference play in grand fashion. Mike Fetterly netted the game-winning goal in overtime to lift UMass past No. 16 Penn State, 9-8, on Saturday in University Park, Pa., in bot...

CAA lacrosse roundup

By Patrick Strohecker

February 28, 2012

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports

Three consecutive fourth quarter goals by Mount Saint Mary’s gave the Mountaineers a 12-10 win over No. 16 Delaware on Saturday. The Blue Hens (2-3) and the Mountaineers (1-0) went back and forth in a game that featured six...

UMass creates committee for football coaching search

By Stephen Hewitt

December 6, 2011

Filed under Campus News, News

The decision to hire the next Massachusetts football coach will go through representatives from the Athletic Department, University and former players. Last Wednesday, Director of Athletics John McCutcheon announced that a...

UMass leaving CAA after Saturday’s game

By Steve Levine

November 16, 2011

Filed under Football, Sports

For the Massachusetts football team, it’s almost time to close the book on its time playing in the Colonial Athletic Association. The Minutemen have been a part of the CAA since its creation in 2007, when UMass captured the c...

CAA ends weekend with three-way tie for 1st place

By Clinton Angus

November 9, 2011

Filed under Football, Sports

After the dust settled from another weekend of football in the Colonial Athletic Association, the conference is feeling top-heavy with a three-way tie for first place. Currently, Maine, New Hampshire and Towson each have 5-1...

UNH defeats UMass in final Colonial Clash, 27-21

By Stephen Sellner

October 23, 2011

Filed under Football

FOXBORO -- Turnovers and miscues dug the Massachusetts football team into a hole it could not escape from as New Hampshire led the entire way and emerged on top, 27-21, in the second annual Colonial Clash at Gillette Stadium in Fo...

Towson pulls off stunning victory over Monarchs

By Christopher Corso

October 17, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

With just a few minutes remaining and the Towson football team trailing Old Dominion by three points, Tigers quarterback Grant Enders converted on a fourth-and-29 with a touchdown pass to receiver Tom Ryan for 63 yards. The r...

Anderson leads JMU over Spiders

By Christopher Corso

October 3, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Sophomore Jordan Anderson rushed for 162 yards and two touchdowns in a career-performance that fueled a 31-7 victory for the James Madison football team over Richmond at Bridgeforth Stadium on Saturday. The Dukes advanced t...

Minutemen look to end skid against Hawks Saturday

By Herb Scribner

March 31, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The No. 17 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team could catch a break from its tough schedule, as it takes on a winless Saint Joseph’s team on Saturday afternoon, in UMass’ second Colonial Athletic Association game of the season. The...