Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutewomen to host Duquesne, St. Bonaventure this weekend

By David Martin

October 20, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Soccer

In what will be its last two home games of the regular season, the Massachusetts women’s soccer team will try to improve its standing in the Atlantic 10 conference as it takes on Duquesne and St. Bonaventure this weekend at...

Charlotte tops Duquesne, Owls win

By Taylor C. Snow

October 19, 2011

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Two days after Charlotte’s Guiseppe Gentile’s hat trick performance against St. Bonaventure, the standout freshman scored yet again to give the 49ers a 1-0 victory over Duquesne on Sunday afternoon. It was a very defensive co...

Minutewomen open A-10 tournament against Dukes

By Jackson Alexander

April 28, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Lacrosse

On Friday, the No. 14 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will begin their bid for a third-straight Atlantic 10 title when they take on Duquesne. The top-seeded Minutewomen (14-2, 7-0 A-10) will face the fourth-seeded Dukes (11-6, 4-3 A-1...

Women’s lacrosse A-10 tournament kicks off

By Jackson Alexander

April 26, 2011

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

On Friday, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team will enter the Atlantic 10 tournament in Philadelphia as the top seed. Despite going undefeated in conference play, there are three teams that are ready to contend with UMass...

Saint Joe’s Edges Saint Mary’s with Paolucci’s game-winner

By Matt Strong

March 29, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

Freshman Val Paolucci had the best game of her young career on Saturday, scoring both her first career goal, and the game winner. Paolucci’s second goal put Saint Joseph’s up 8-7 as tight defense by the Hawks held Saint Mary’s...

Freshman Morgan shines in UM loss

By Jay Asser

February 16, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

Despite dropping its fourth consecutive contest to Duquesne, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team received a surprising performance from an unlikely source Wednesday at the Mullins Center. In 18 minutes off the bench, freshman guard Jesse Morgan tallied a team-high 1...

Xavier claims top spot in Atlantic 10

By Ben Lambert

February 16, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

After a back-and-forth contest, No. 24 Xavier took control late to defeat Duquesne, 71-63, on Sunday afternoon. With the victory, the Musketeers took sole possession of first place in the A-10 conference. With an 8-1 run, the...

Minutemen look to break losing streak

By Herb Scribner

February 14, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

As the Massachusetts men’s basketball team made its way to the court for practice on Monday, it looked like soldiers returning from battle. Sophomore guard Freddie Riley stepped onto the court with a stiff limp and the...

First conference victory eludes Fordham once again

By Matt Catizone

February 14, 2011

Filed under Conference Notebooks

With Sunday’s 76-70 loss to Saint Joseph’s, the Fordham men’s basketball team dropped its 13th-straight game. Playing at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J., the Rams looked like they were going to break thei...

Temple, Xavier highlight Atlantic 10

By Joseph Tempesta

February 9, 2011

Filed under Women's Basketball

After leading Temple to two straight conference wins to move them into third place in the conference, junior forward Scottie Randall was named the Atlantic 10’s Men’s Basketball Player of the Week. Randall earned the accolade by leadi...

Davenport nets game-winner to lead Bonnies past Duquesne

By Stephen Hewitt

February 7, 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...