Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass heads into bye week at No.8, Holmes earning more accolades

By Jay Asser

October 6, 2010

At the unofficial midway point of the season, the Massachusetts football team has been a modest surprise. After losing multiple seniors and starters from last year’s squad, UMass has had a successful first half en route to a 4-1 rec...

Running back tandem paying off for Minutemen

By Jay Asser

September 29, 2010

If there was any doubt before the start of the 2010 season that the No. 8 Massachusetts football team would rely heavily on the run, there is none now. The formula of being a run-first team with the ability to keep defenses hone...

Delaware remains undefeated

By Robert Hanlon

September 28, 2010

After setting freshmen rushing records last weekend, Andrew Pierce continued to impress for the Delaware football team. The Blue Hens went to Richmond and handled the Spiders, 34-13, staying undefeated with their fourth win on Satur...

Pierce sets school freshman record for Delaware

By Robert Hanlon

September 21, 2010

The Delaware football team remained undefeated with its third win of the season on Saturday over Duquesne, 30-6, on the strength of a stellar performance from running back Andrew Pierce. Pierce led the Blue Hens in their ground...

Minutewomen relying on younger roster this year

By Michael Counos

September 14, 2010

For the Massachusetts women’s soccer team, learning quickly might be its best strategy, as the squad welcomes 10 new players onto the pitch for the upcoming season. UMass head coach Ed Matz faces the challenge of developing a younger and less experien...

New women’s soccer coach Ed Matz brings experience, new staff to UMass

By David Martin

September 13, 2010

As the year advances closer and closer to the start of the 2010 season, change is heavy in the air for the Massachusetts women’s soccer team. UMass saw a change at the top of the chain in hiring head coach Ed Matz from Northeastern. Matz, who is coming off t...

Struggling economy could impact CAA, Minutemen

By Adam Miller

September 8, 2010

If you’ve been following the conference shifts in college football this offseason, you might be a little confused by the names of the conferences, which once upon a time meant something other than being part of a money-maki...

Column: UMass men’s soccer still A-10’s best

By David Brinch

September 7, 2010

Last season, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team advanced to its first postseason since 2004, playing its way into the Atlantic 10 tournament before losing to Fordham in the opening round. At the helm for the Minutewomen was Angela Napoli, a former standout goalk...