Massachusetts Daily Collegian

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...

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   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...