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Video highlights: Dayton 78, UMass 50

By Scott Cournoyer

March 9, 2011

Filed under Sports Videos

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Minutemen’s season ends in blowout loss to Dayton

By Herb Scribner

March 9, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Before Tuesday night’s game, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team thought it held an advantage in hosting a first round Atlantic 10 conference tournament game. For the Minutemen, those sentiments could not have bee...

Lack of offense spells Minutemen

By Jay Asser

March 9, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Playing in front of its home crowd and under the spotlight, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team didn’t show up in any facet of the game, especially on offense. In a disappointing loss to Dayton in the first round of t...

Minutemen face Dayton in first-round of A-10 Tournament

By Herb Scribner

March 7, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team has been waiting for tonight’s first-round Atlantic 10 Tournament game against Dayton its entire season. Getting there was the hard part. After a disappointing 77-73 loss to Fordham on Saturday, the host of tonight’s contest was...

Minutemen clinch first-round home game despite loss

By Jay Asser

March 7, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

In its final game of the regular season, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team became the victim of Fordham’s first Atlantic 10 victory in 41 games Saturday afternoon at Rose Hill Gym in the Bronx in a 77-73 defeat. ...

Minutemen search for 3rd-straight against Explorers

By Jay Asser

February 24, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

With postseason implications involved in every game from here on out, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team will go for its third-straight win against La Salle on the road Sunday. UMass (15-11, 7-6 Atlantic 10) is currently i...

Minutewomen fall short after comeback bid

By Michael Counos

February 10, 2011

Filed under Women's Basketball

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team climbed back from a double-digit deficit in the second half but was ultimately unable to pick up the victory against Atlantic-10 conference rival Dayton. The two teams tipped off at 11 a.m. in Ohio as UMass played its first of t...

Schedule gets light for Minutewomen

By David Martin

February 8, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

As a team makes its way down the final lengths of the regular season, one of its biggest challenges to making the postseason cannot be found on the floor at the start of the game. Rather, it lies in the film room, the locker room and on the practice court. As the Massachusetts wom...

Top team Dayton next for UMass

By Michael Wood

February 8, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

With only a handful of games remaining on the schedule, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team will try to step up its play with the hope of gaining ground in the Atlantic 10 and securing one of the final spots in the conference tournament at the end of the season. The Minutewom...

UMass to play 7 games over winter break

By Herb Scribner

December 9, 2010

Filed under Men's Basketball

There’s no place like the Mullins Center for the holidays. As the University of Massachusetts campus empties out as students travel to their various destinations, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team will play a slew of games over winter break. Th...

Wright’s double-double snaps Dayton’s losing streak

By Stephen Sellner

December 6, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Senior Chris Wright’s double-double Saturday night snapped the Dayton men’s basketball team’s two-game losing streak as it handled Miami (Ohio), 70-58. Wright did it all for the Flyers (6-2), scoring 18 points, grabbing...

Xavier off to best start in school history

By Stephen Hewitt

December 6, 2010

Filed under Conference Notebooks, Women's Basketball

After starting 6-0 in non-conference play, the No. 4 Xavier women’s basketball team played host to Southern California and traveled across town to face off against in-state rival Cincinnati last week, which proved to be even...