Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UM hits road fresh off signature win

By Stephen Sellner

February 1, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball

Fresh off its signature win over Saint Louis, the first place Massachusetts men’s basketball team returns to action at last place Rhode Island tonight as the Minutemen continue on with its Atlantic 10 schedule. UMass...

Dayton rebounds against Boston College

By Nick Canelas

December 6, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

After a lopsided affair sent the Dayton women’s basketball team home with a 78-38 loss to Connecticut on Thanksgiving weekend, the Flyers bounced back in front of their home crowd with a 69-60 win over Boston College on Sunday....

UConn blows out Dayton; Red Storm sneak past Temple

By Taylor C. Snow

November 30, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Sports

After winning its first two games of the World Vision Classic over Buffalo and Fairleigh Dickinson, the Dayton women’s basketball team entered the championship game against No. 2 Connecticut feeling good about its chances. However,...

After defeating the undefeated, UMass blown out by Dayton, 5-1

By Eric Mansfield

November 6, 2011

Filed under Women's Soccer

After defeating then-No. 23 and undefeated La Salle Friday night, the Minutewomen’s Atlantic 10 tournament run and title hopes came to an end, losing to Dayton 5-1 on Sunday afternoon. UMass coach Ed Matz said that the differen...

Dayton living up to expectations early in season

By Stephen Sellner

September 12, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

This article was originally published on DailyCollegian.com 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...

Dayton tops Hawks in A-10 series

By Amy Chaunt

April 26, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Despite struggling in the series opener, the Dayton baseball team defeated Saint Joseph’s in the final two contests to claim the series behind impressive starting pitching. The Hawks (14-25, 5-10 Atlantic 10) jumped out to an ea...

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...

Minutewomen ask for better weather

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 19, 2011

Filed under Softball, Sports

The members of the Massachusetts softball team are growing increasingly consistent all around the diamond, and are riding an eight-game winning streak in the process. Now if they can just get consistent weather from Mother Nature,...

Softball game rained out, UMass looks to the weekend

By Stephen Hewitt

April 14, 2011

Filed under Softball

For the second time in as many weeks, the Massachusetts softball team’s scheduled contest was rained out, as showers swept through Massachusetts to postpone the Minutewomen’s trip to Boston College on Wednesday afternoon...

Minutemen win home opener, lose series to Dayton

By Scott Cournoyer

April 11, 2011

Filed under Baseball

Despite a combined 8-for-12 at the plate from first baseman Peter Copa and a victory in its home opener Friday evening, the Massachusetts baseball team lost two of three against Atlantic 10 foe Dayton over the weekend. A...

Minutemen host Dayton in 3-game series

By Michael Counos

April 7, 2011

Filed under Baseball

After playing 20 away games, the Massachusetts baseball team will finally return home for a three-game series at Earl Lorden Field against conference foe Dayton this weekend. UMass (8-12, 2-1 in Atlantic 10) looks to edge ahead of the Flyers (14-15, 2-1 A-10) as both teams are tied in th...

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...