Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass men’s lacrosse moves on to Harvard

By Nick Canelas

February 21, 2013

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

When the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team’s flight home from Atlanta landed on Sunday, its 12-11 comeback win over No. 4 North Carolina became ancient history. It no longer mattered that the Minutemen (2-0) overcame a...

BC crushes Northeastern for fourth straight Beanpot title

By Jeffrey Okerman

February 14, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

After a scoreless first period of play, the Boston College hockey team exploded for four goals in just more than nine minutes in the second period en route to a 6-3 win over Northeastern. The victory signaled more celebrations for...

UMass baseball Beanpot title defense to take place at Fenway

By Daniel Malone

February 12, 2013

Filed under Archives, Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

If the Massachusetts baseball team is to defend its 2012 Baseball Beanpot title, it'll do it within the confines of one of the most cherished professional stadiums in American history – Fenway Park. The 2013 Baseball Beanpot...

Kevin Roy lifts Northeastern to Beanpot final against BC

By Chris Corso

February 7, 2013

Filed under Archives, Conference Notebooks, Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

Freshman forward Kevin Roy's first-career hat trick was enough to carry the Northeastern hockey team past Boston University, 3-2, in the Beanpot semifinal at TD Garden on Monday.               The Huskies (8-13-3,...

Jesse Morgan makes strong case to return to starting lineup with big game

By Stephen Hewitt

November 14, 2012

Filed under Archives, Men's Basketball, Sports

The last couple of weeks hadn’t exactly been favorable for Jesse Morgan. The Massachusetts men’s basketball shooting guard was suspended from the team’s Nov. 3 exhibition game and then didn’t start in his regular position in the starting lineup in...

Sampson Carter emerges as unlikely hero in season-opening win

By Stephen Hewitt

November 13, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball

It hadn’t exactly gone according to script. Sampson Carter has never been the most athletic or talkative player in the gym in his time in Amherst. Calmly and quietly, the Massachusetts men’s basketball forward has gon...

UMass beats Harvard at buzzer in ESPN College Hoops Tip-Off game

By Stephen Sellner

November 13, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball

For almost 39 minutes, 59 seconds, Sampson Carter couldn’t buy a basket. He was 0-for-2 from the field, including a missed lay-up, and after missing the final 30 games of last year with a hip injury and not suiting up for ...

UMass basketball takes on Harvard in season opener

By Stephen Hewitt

November 12, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Chaz Williams admitted he hasn’t been able to sleep much in the last few days. Aside from watching some basketball games on television over the weekend, the Massachusetts men’s basketball point guard can’t stop thinking about hi...

Video: UMass vs Harvard Basketball Preview

By Cameron McDonough

November 12, 2012

Filed under Sports Multimedia, Sports Videos, Web-Exclusive

UMass basketball head coach Derek Kellogg and guard Chaz Williams preview Tuesday's season and home opener against Harvard, which is set to begin at 10 am and will be televised on ESPN. UMass vs Harvard Basketball Preview from Daily Collegian on...

UMass settles for draw with Harvard

By Taylor C. Snow

September 1, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team easily could have left Friday’s home matchup against Harvard with its first loss of the season in a game in which the Crimson fired 18 shots, eight of which were on goal. But UMass senior goalkeepe...

Minutewomen show their youth in shutout loss

By Cameron McDonough

September 1, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Women's Soccer

The growing pains found their way back. The young Massachusetts women’s soccer team put up little resistance Friday afternoon at Rudd Field, as Harvard came in and dominated the Minutewomen, 2-0. The Crimson were on the attac...

UMass goes for 9-0 against SJU on Saturday

By Stephen Sellner

March 29, 2012

Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Sports

The undefeated No. 3 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team rolls into Saturday’s matchup with Colonial Athletic Association foe Saint Joseph’s at Garber Field to begin its five-game stretch of conference play to wrap up the...