Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Video Highlights: Men’s Basketball knocks off feisty Youngstown State

By Frank Corona

November 18, 2013

The Minutemen pulled away late in the game to defeat the Penguins 85-69 and improve to 3-0 on the season. Here are the highlights. large from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Veteran leadership offers steady hand in UMass’ win

By Mark Chiarelli

November 17, 2013

  The Massachusetts men’s basketball team’s 85-69 victory over Youngstown State wasn’t flashy, nor was it ever in doubt. UMass carried itself with a business-like manner, spending  all but one minute, 23 seconds...

UMass pulls away late to knock off feisty Youngstown State

By Patrick Strohecker

November 17, 2013

  It took the Massachusetts men’s basketball team 35 minutes, six seconds to find the killer instinct to put away a feisty Youngstown State squad. It was better late than never. With the Penguins hanging around for most of ...

Three Man Weave: Episode 1

By Stephen Hewitt

November 13, 2013

Stephen Hewitt, Patrick Strohecker and Mark Chiarelli discuss the Minutemen's performance thus far, particularly the play of Cady Lalanne, Sampson Carter and Derrick Gordon, and look ahead to their next matchup against Youngstown S...

Video Highlights: UMass men’s basketball beats LSU in wild affair

By Anthony Chiusano

November 12, 2013

The Minutemen held on to beat the Tigers in their home opener by a score of 92-90. Here are the highlights. UMass Men's Basketball vs. LSU from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

UMass prepares for morning affair with LSU in home opener

By Mark Chiarelli

November 12, 2013

Just as the basketball higher powers envisioned, fans of Massachusetts men’s basketball will get a taste of NCAA Tournament-type basketball to go along with their morning breakfast. UMass will host Louisiana State on Tuesday at 11 a.m. for its home opener as part of ESPN’s 24-hour Tip-O...

Williams, Lalanne offer UMass a stabilizing force in second half vs. BC

By Mark Chiarelli

November 10, 2013

BOSTON – For Chaz Williams, Sunday’s game against Boston College was about gaining recognition. It offered a chance to earn notoriety in front of 6,037 TD Garden fans taking in two of the top teams in the region. “We're...

Building his palace: Cady Lalanne primed for big season with Minutemen

By Mark Chiarelli

November 7, 2013

Cady Lalanne receives a bounce pass from point guard Chaz Williams in the post, standing with his back to the basket on the left block. Williams’ pass is threaded dangerously, reaching around a defender as he practic...

UMass basketball guard Jesse Morgan appears to no longer be with team, sources say

By Stephen Sellner

April 12, 2013

Massachusetts men’s basketball guard Jesse Morgan’s career with the team appears to be over, according to a Wednesday report by The Daily Hampshire Gazette. The report, citing multiple sources close to the program, stated that Morgan, a junior, has been forced to withdraw from the U...

Hewitt: UMass hoops left out of Big Dance again, but best is still to come

By Stephen Hewitt

March 25, 2013

If you’re a fan of the Massachusetts men’s basketball team, it must have been tough watching this past weekend’s NCAA Tournament games. That’s because, for the 15th season in a row, the Minutemen were left to wat...

UMass hoops survives in spite of rebounding woes, foul trouble

By Stephen Sellner

March 15, 2013

NEW YORK – It took a sneaky Chaz Williams steal on the George Washington offensive end to save the Massachusetts men’s basketball team in the first round of the Atlantic 10 Tournament. Down by three with 12 seconds le...

Cady Lalanne bringing fans back down high school memory lane

By Stephen Hewitt

February 28, 2013

Cady Lalanne still likes to remind Tyler Bergantino about it from time to time. It began nearly three years ago to date, on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2010, at Oak Ridge High School in Orlando, Fla., where the two high school basketball standouts – Lalanne a senior, Bergantino a sophomore – pl...