Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Atlantic 10 conference gains competitive spotlight

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

April 14, 2011

Head coach Angela McMahon and the No. 15 Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team couldn’t have asked for a better start in Atlantic 10 play. But the Minutewomen’s clean Atlantic 10 record will be put to the test this weekend...

Sara Plourde, Lindsey Webster win A-10 weekly honors

By Amy Chaunt

April 4, 2011

Junior Saint Joseph’s player Bernadette Moran was awarded the title of Atlantic 10 Conference Softball Player of the Week. Massachusetts’ Sara Plourde, meanwhile, was named the Pitcher of the Week, and Lindsey Webster was na...

Minutemen head to Hartford for matchup with Hawks

By Eric Mansfield

March 30, 2011

The Massachusetts baseball team ended its spring break road trip with a three-game win streak. The Minutemen will look to get back on the winning track, after losing its last two games to George Washington and Holy Cross, when they take on Hartford on Thursday. The Hawks (1-16-1...

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

By Matt Strong

March 29, 2011

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...

Minutemen open up A-10 play against George Washington

By David Martin

March 24, 2011

With the arrival of the season’s first set of conference games, the Massachusetts baseball team will look to take a strong first step in the Atlantic 10 standings on the road against George Washington this weekend. The Min...

UMass basketball drops third-straight to Colonials

By Jay Asser

February 14, 2011

On a night where offense wasn’t easy to come by, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team couldn’t compensate with its defense and suffered its third-straight loss to conference opponent George Washington, 59-51, at the Mullins...

Minutewomen drop seventh-consecutive game to GW

By David Martin

February 14, 2011

Despite a second half rally, turnovers and a slow start out of the gate proved to get the better of the Massachusetts women’s basketball team in their 62-46 road loss to George Washington on Saturday afternoon. The Minutewomen...

Colonials March into Amherst for Leaman Legacy Game

By Jay Asser

February 11, 2011

Coming home and getting a week of rest might be the best medicine for the Massachusetts men’s basketball team, as it looks to put two-straight conference road losses in the rearview mirror. Standing in the way of the Minutemen getting back on track is Atlantic 10 foe Ge...

Minutewomen look to halt skid at 6, travel to GW on Saturday

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

February 10, 2011

The Massachusett’s women’s basketball team is in desperate need of a win, and getting one this Saturday could possibly save their season. UMass (6-19, 2-8 Atlantic 10) is currently in 12th place in the conference as...

George Washington jumps teams in A-10 standings

By Matt Catizone

February 8, 2011

Strong back-to-back games have made the George Washington women’s basketball team relevant again in the Atlantic 10. After suffering through a brutal 11-game losing streak which saw the Colonials (7-15, 2-6 A-10) lose...

Davenport nets game-winner to lead Bonnies past Duquesne

By Stephen Hewitt

February 8, 2011

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...

Xavier continues dominance in A-10 play

By Stephen Hewitt

January 24, 2011

The Xavier women’s basketball team continued its conference dominance last week, blowing out St. Bonaventure and Charlotte to improve its Atlantic 10 record to 5-0 and overall record to 16-2. The week’s work began at ...