Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Video: UMass Women’s Basketball Season Preview

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

November 7, 2013

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan previews the Minutewomen's upcoming 2013-2014 season. Women's Bball Season Preview from Daily Collegian on Vimeo....

Minutewomen finish season with loss on Senior Day

By Jeffrey Okerman

March 4, 2013

Senior Day at the Mullins Center was celebrated by the bookend classes of the  Massachusetts women’s basketball team. On an afternoon when Dee Montgomery and Jasmine Watson were honored for their four years of service to the team, ...

Basketball careers coming to an end for pair of Minutewomen

By Daniel Malone

February 27, 2013

As the only members of the senior class on the Massachusetts women’s basketball team, Jasmine Watson and Dee Montgomery have shared four long years of conversations and memories together. But recently, the usual day-to-day chatter...

Minutewomen downed by Duquesne despite late surge

By Peter Cappiello

February 26, 2013

With about three minutes left on the clock, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team could almost taste its first win in 11 tries. Senior center Jasmine Watson sank a layup to cut her team’s deficit to four as UMass ...

UMass fails to stop Saint Louis Thursday, skid stretches to 7

By Peter Cappiello

February 12, 2013

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team had its losing streak stretched to seven games Thursday night, falling at Saint Louis, 59-50, during a nationally televised affair aired on CBS Sports Network. Senior center Jasmine Watson...

Overmatched Minutewomen blown out on the road by No. 17 Dayton

By Daniel Malone

January 28, 2013

It’s been a difficult season full of inconsistent play and frustrating defeats for the Massachusetts women’s basketball team, but the Minutewomen’s 83-44 loss at No. 17 Dayton on Sunday might be the team’s lowest point yet. ...

Minutewomen bitten by Bulldogs in first ever meeting with Butler, extend losing streak to three games

By Peter Cappiello

January 24, 2013

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team failed to break out of its losing ways Wednesday night at the Mullins Center, falling 75-61 to new conference-foe Butler in the first ever meeting between the two schools. UMass coach Sharon Daw...

Bleak first half slips up Minutewomen in Boston against Terriers

By Daniel Malone

December 6, 2012

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team has been plagued by poor starts so far this season, and this trend continued on Wednesday as the Minutewomen were unable to overcome a dismal first half that saw the team shoot just 8-of-30...

UMass travels to the Buckeye State for battles against Ohio and Miami (Ohio)

By Peter Cappiello

November 29, 2012

A change of scenery could be just what the doctor ordered. After going winless in a two-game homestand against Hartford and Holy Cross, the Massachusetts women’s basketball team leaves the Mullins Center for the Buckeye ...

Minutewomen fall to Central Connecticut in first road game

By Daniel Malone

November 14, 2012

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team lost 78-69 to Central Connecticut State on Tuesday in an out-of-conference matchup that kicked off the team’s early season road schedule. Sophomore guard Emily Mital led the Minutewom...

Jasmine Watson joins 1,000 point club in Minutewomen blowout win

By Daniel Malone

November 11, 2012

For three years, senior co-captain Jasmine Watson had toiled endlessly in, more often than not, losing efforts for the Massachusetts women's basketball team. Quietly, she went about her work as the Minutewomen's dominating low...

Minutewomen notch a win on Senior Night

By Jeffrey Okerman

February 22, 2012

The Massachusetts women’s basketball team boasted four double-digit scorers on Senior Night to defeat Rhode Island, 68-57. Jasmine Watson led the way on offense with 15 points and four rebounds. The win means that UMass no...