Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UMass hockey prepares for home-opening series against Michigan State

By Cameron McDonough

October 17, 2013

Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

Both of the Massachusetts hockey team’s opening weekend losses followed a similar script: UMass outplayed its opponent early on, but couldn’t cash in on its opportunities. Then, its opponents took advantage on their chanc...

Minutemen drop home opener to Hartford, 1-0

By Patrick Strohecker

September 11, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team can look back at each of its last three games and key in on one play that has turned a draw or a win into a loss. Wednesday was no different for UMass in a 1-0 home-opening loss to Hartford ...

Minutemen battle heated conditions

By Mark Chiarelli

September 11, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Men's Soccer, Sports

The Massachusetts men’s soccer team stepped between the lines of Rudd Field for the first time Wednesday, returning home after starting the season with four consecutive road contests. Despite familiar and friendly confines, UM...

UMass prepares for home opener against Indiana

By Stephen Hewitt

September 7, 2012

Filed under Football, Sports

After losing badly to Connecticut in its season-opener and Football Bowl Subdivision debut last Thursday, Massachusetts football coach Charley Molnar gave his team two options. He told his young squad Minutemen that they could either l...

Minutemen improving on both ends of the ice

By Steve Levine

October 13, 2011

Filed under Hockey

In last year’s home-opener against Boston University, the Massachusetts hockey team drew a home-opening record of 7,021 fans. It ultimately fell to the Terriers, 4-3, marking the first of many one-goal, heartbreaking losses...