Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass Transportation Center wins competitive $3.5 million grant

By Melanie Muller

February 9, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

  The University of Massachusetts Transportation Center has been named one of 10 recipients of a $3.5 million grant by the U.S. Department of Transportation, according to an article on MassLive.com.   The Fede...

UMass Tennis drops a pair of dual matches

By Cameron McDonough

January 30, 2012

Filed under Tennis

It was a tough weekend for the Massachusetts women’s tennis team as it suffered a pair of losses to in-state rivals Harvard and Boston College. This past weekend’s action marked the first time the Minutewomen played ...

Losing streak ends, hockey team draws with Crimson

By Steve Levine

December 5, 2011

Filed under Hockey

The Massachusetts hockey team put an end to its three-game losing streak Friday night when it tied Harvard in overtime, 4-4, at the Mullins Center. Although the Minutemen never trailed in the contest, each of their goals were answ...

Minutemen split 2 games

By Eric Mansfield

April 21, 2011

Filed under Baseball

After a blowout loss to Connecticut on Monday, the Massachusetts baseball team bounced back with an 8-3 win at Central Connecticut State on Tuesday. The Minutemen (12-18, 5-4 A-10) looked to have their bats stay hot on Wednesday, when they traveled to Brookline, Mass., to play agai...

Minutemen succumbed to Harvard comeback in 11-9 loss

By Jay Asser

March 29, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Despite building a sizeable first-half lead, the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team succumbed to a comeback by Harvard, falling 11-9 in Cambridge, Mass. on Tuesday night. The Crimson (6-2) handed the No. 14 Minutemen (5-3,...

Minutemen kick-off three-game road trip against Harvard

By Stephen Sellner

March 29, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

The No. 16 Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team begins its difficult three-game road stint with a matchup against Harvard on Tuesday afternoon. The Crimson (5-2, 1-1 Ivy League) feature an aggressive and energetic style of play, ma...

Minutemen look to end first half struggles

By Herb Scribner

March 29, 2011

Filed under Men's Lacrosse

When the Massachusetts men’s lacrosse team fell to Penn State last Saturday, it was in a game that featured a hard-nosed effort by the Minutemen to hold off the Nittany Lions for the majority of the game. The defense felt absen...

No. 4 Hofstra remains undefeated with win over Harvard

By Matt Catizone

March 9, 2011

Filed under Lacrosse, Men's Lacrosse, Sports

With Saturday’s 15-9 win over Harvard, Hofstra men’s lacrosse team remained undefeated through its first four games. Facing the Crimson at home in Hempstead, N.Y, the No. 6 Pride played with high intensity throughout the enti...

UMass still seeking first win against Fairfield

By Herb Scribner

September 9, 2010

Filed under Men's Soccer

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team may have found the confidence boost it needs, after going winless in its two openers, when it faces Fairfield this Saturday. The Minutemen (0-1-1) will head to the home of the Stags (1-1-1)...

Minutemen suffer first loss of season to Harvard

By Herb Scribner

September 7, 2010

Filed under Men's Soccer

Even though the Massachusetts men’s soccer team fell to Harvard, 3-2, it can at least hold its head up high knowing it went down fighting. “We talk a lot about how we decide who wins or who loses,” UMass coach Sam Koch said. “I think for about 75 percent of t...

Minutemen suffer first loss of season to Harvard

By Herb Scribner

September 6, 2010

Filed under Men's Soccer

- Click here for our season preview on the Minutemen. Even though the Massachusetts men’s soccer team fell to Harvard, 3-2, it can at least hold its head up high knowing it went down fighting. “We talk a lot about how we de...

Lack of scoring causing problems for UMass

By Jay Asser

March 4, 2010

Filed under Women's Lacrosse

For the third straight game, the Massachusetts women’s lacrosse team was held to under 10 goals. In all three cases, scoring under 10 goals resulted in a loss. Despite getting off to an early 5-2 lead in the first 10 minutes...