Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Minutemen defeat Rams

By Herb Scribner

January 30, 2011

Something has inspired the Massachusetts men’s basketball team. Whether it was from their travel issues, the 4,239 in attendance at Sunday’s game or a Gordon Bombay-like speech from UMass coach Derek Kellogg, the M...

Gurley, Bailey make big plays over URI

By Jay Asser

January 30, 2011

Massachusetts men’s basketball guard Anthony Gurley is used to making pivotal plays which lead to wins. Center Hashim Bailey, however, doesn’t get that opportunity too often. Nevertheless, both players contributed significant baskets to help UMass win i...

Minutemen trying to improve foul trouble

By Herb Scribner

December 7, 2010

Fouls are a double-edged sword for the Massachusetts men’s basketball team. The Minutemen (7-1) not only squander from their own difficulties at the free throw line, but also give up a slew of fouls to the opposition. “Yeah I think that’s what we’re going to work o...

Sean Carter reclaims starting spot and contributes to UMass wins

By Jay Asser

November 28, 2010

Through its six wins to begin the season this year, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team has received significant contributions from a number of players. The latest addition to that group is junior center Sean Carter. Carter ...

Minutemen escape Sacred Heart, 73-65, on Wednesday

By Adam Miller

November 18, 2010

If there’s anything the Massachusetts men’s basketball team learned from its first win of the season against Rider, it’s that no lead is ever insurmountable for a young, scrappy team. The Minutemen (2-0) almost l...

Minutemen look to fill holes in offseason

By Herb Scribner

October 26, 2010

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team has some holes to fill after losing its top scorer Ricky Harris to graduation. “In losing Ricky, we lost 20 points a game and a guy who’s been here and scored the ball his own career,” UMass coach Derek Kellogg s...