Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Dayton living up to expectations early in season

By Stephen Sellner

September 12, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

This article was originally published on on Sept. 13. Colleen Williams was selected as the Offensive MVP of the Boilermaker Challenge Cup after netting the deciding goal in the Dayton women’s socce...

UMass welcomes No. 25 Charlotte to Earl Lorden Field

By Scott Cournoyer

April 27, 2011

Filed under Baseball

After a consolation game victory against Northeastern Tuesday at Fenway Park, the Massachusetts baseball team will be back in action Friday, as the team will take on Atlantic 10-foe No. 25 Charlotte at home for the first game in a three-game series. UMass (13-21, 5-7 A-10) ...

Fordham, Dayton split doubleheader following rain delay

By Trevor Bray

April 26, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

The only gift April showers brought Fordham’s and Dayton’s softball teams was a tremendous rain delay as the two squads attempted to play a doubleheader Saturday. The teams waited for five-and-a-half hours to eventually split...

Charlotte dominates Saint Joseph’s

By Amy Chaunt

April 11, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

For Charlotte’s baseball team, offense was the key to success over the weekend against Saint Joseph’s. The 49ers defeated the Hawks Saturday afternoon and in a double header Sunday, improving their record to 8-1 in the Atlantic 1...

Dayton struggles as Charlotte and Xavier thrive

By Trevor Bray

March 24, 2011

Filed under Baseball

Prior to this year’s baseball season, the Atlantic 10 Conference released its preseason rankings which featured Charlotte as the predicted A-10 Champions. Xavier was slated to finish second, and Dayton, the 2009 champions, landed the t...

Turbulent season ends for Minutewomen

By David Martin

March 6, 2011

Filed under Women's Basketball

Though it shot 49 percent overall behind  sophomore Jasmine Watson’s game-leading 25-point performance, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team could not overcome a first half deficit, as Charlotte ended UMass' Atlan...

Davenport nets game-winner to lead Bonnies past Duquesne

By Stephen Hewitt

February 8, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

A 3-pointer sunk by guard Michael Davenport with 1.6 seconds remaining in regulation catapulted the St. Bonaventure men’s basketball team past Duquesne, 64-62, on Saturday. The loss for the Dukes (16-6, 8-1 Atlantic 10) ends...

La Salle wins overtime thriller, Duquesne rolls

By Stephen Hewitt

January 31, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

After a three-point advantage at halftime on Sunday afternoon, the Duquesne men’s basketball team pulled away in the second frame to stay undefeated in Atlantic 10 play, beating Dayton 82-64 at the CONSOL Energy Center.           Senior...

Charlotte suffers loss to Duke over weekend

By Stephen Sellner

November 29, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Women's Basketball

Kendria Holmes’ 15 points were not enough for the Charlotte women’s basketball team, which fell to Duke, 61-55, on Saturday. Shannon McCallum tallied 11 points for the 49ers (3-2), knocking down three shots from downtown....

Atlantic 10 predictions

By Adam Miller

November 16, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball

Also see: Predictions from around the A-10 Last season, we got a chance to see the potential of the Atlantic 10 with as many as six teams on the bubble of making the NCAA tournament at the end of the season. This year, the A-...

Minutemen’s season ends without trip to A-10 tournament

By Steve Levine

November 16, 2010

Filed under Men's Soccer

After an up-and down-season, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team came so close to achieving an Atlantic 10 tournament berth. Whether or not the Minutemen would be competing in the playoffs came down to the final weekend of...

Musketeers down Gamecocks, McCallum sisters lead 49ers.

By Stephen Sellner

November 15, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Women's Basketball

Ta’Shia Phillips’ double-double led the Xavier women’s basketball team over South Carolina, 84-65, on Friday night in USC’s Colonial Life Arena.  Amber Harris led all scorers with 21 points for the Musketeers, while...