Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass women’s basketball finding different ways to win games

By Joey Saade

November 26, 2013

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

Don't look now, but the Massachusetts women's basketball team is riding a two-game winning streak. Following Wednesday's upset win over a Rutgers team coached by Vivian Stringer, the Minutewomen battled a cold start against Hartford on Saturday and came out with a 63-59 come-from-behind victor...

Video: Men’s soccer falls to Hartford in home opener

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

September 12, 2013

Filed under Highlight Reels, Sports Multimedia, Web-Exclusive

The Minutemen came up short in their home opener against the Hawks and lost by a score of 1-0. Here are the highlights. Soccer vs Hartford Highlights from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Smith leads resurgent UMass offense

By Cameron McDonough

March 29, 2013

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports

After failing to reach 10 or more goals in six-straight games, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team’s offense came back to life last Saturday thanks to a career day from Kyle Smith. The senior attackman produced a single-game ca...

Podcast: Minutewomen Hoops Podcast

By Peter Cappiello

November 19, 2012

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

Daily Collegian women's basketball beat writers Daniel Malone and Peter Cappiello recap the Minutewomen's loses against Quinnipiac and Notre Dame along with a preview of Wednesday's game against Hartford. Minutewomen Hoops...

Springsteen illuminates stage at Hartford’s XL Centre

By Jonny Smith

October 30, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

HARTFORD – Bruce Springsteen provided an intense three and half hour set to his adoring faithful at the XL Center in Hartford last Thursday night as part of his “Wrecking Ball Tour,” providing a timely reminder of why he is ...

Minutemen look to bounce back after first loss

By Taylor C. Snow

September 12, 2012

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

Coming off its first loss of the season, the Massachusetts men’s soccer team continues with the second game of a four-game road trip under the lights on Wednesday night against Hartford in West Hartford, Conn. Despite knocking off a pai...

UMass jumping all over opposition from opening faceoff

By Stephen Sellner

March 16, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

Over the past two games, the No. 4 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team hasn’t waited long to pounce on the opposition. From the opening whistle, UMass (6-0) looks in mid-game form, jumping all over its competition in the first minutes of play to force the opposite side to play from behind. In its vic...

Baseball nabs first win of the year

By Scott Cournoyer

March 15, 2012

Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

After starting the season with three consecutive losses, the Massachusetts baseball team notched its first victory of the 2011 season, defeating Hartford, 8-7, on Tuesday afternoon. Trailing by one run late in the game, sopho...

Powerhouse defense key for UMass in clash with Hawks

By Cameron McDonough

March 12, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

In a 14-5 win, one might expect the offense to be the story of the game, but it was the defense that led the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team to victory on Saturday. The No. 5 Minutemen (6-0) held Hartford (1-4) to four...