Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Jesse Morgan: Something to prove

By Stephen Sellner

November 9, 2012

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Jesse Morgan has always felt like he’s had something to prove. Ever since he was cut from his eighth grade AAU basketball team, the Huntington Park Warriors in Philadelphia, Morgan hasn’t stoped working to try to prove...

Dayton hands UMass worst loss of season, wins by 33

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

February 27, 2012

Filed under Men's Basketball

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team may have picked the worst time to have its worst game of the season. The Minutemen (19-9, 8-6 Atlantic 10) hurt their chances of finishing in the top four in the A-10 with a 76-43 loss t...

UMass notches signature win, outlasts Saint Louis, 72-59

By Jackson Alexander

January 30, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball

On Saturday afternoon, 8,399 fans packed into the Mullins Center to see the Massachusetts men’s basketball team win its biggest game in recent memory. The Minutemen (16-5, 5-2 Atlantic 10) used a monster first half to defeat Saint Louis (16-5, 4-3 A-10), 72-59, and move in...

Highest attendance in nearly five years sparks UMass victory

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

January 30, 2012

Filed under Men's Basketball

The Mullins Center was a special sight on Saturday afternoon for a variety of reasons. Sure, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team grabbed the top spot in the Atlantic 10 after running past Saint Louis. And yes, the Minutemen extended their perfect home record to 11-0. ...

UM hoops returns to Springfield, takes on Siena in Friday night showdown

By Stephen Hewitt

December 8, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

Since its undefeated start, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team has been far from consistent. After beginning 4-0, UMass has alternated wins and losses in its past six games, and has failed to build on any momentu...

UMass prevails in crunch time

By Stephen Sellner

December 8, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

If the Massachusetts men’s basketball team has proved anything in the 2011 season to date, it’s the fact that the team can mount big leads in a hurry. What had yet to be determined was whether or not the Minutemen c...

Slideshow: Basketball players show us their game face

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

December 1, 2011

Filed under Sports Slideshows

The Minutemen and Minutewomen give it their all; you can see it on their faces....

Minutemen host NJIT Thursday, hope to improve to 3-0

By Jackson Alexander

November 17, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

On Thursday night, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team will have a golden opportunity to improve their record before their non-conference competition stiffens. After back-to-back home wins versus Elon and Northeastern, UMass (2-0) will face off against New Jersey Ins...

Slideshow: Sports of the Week

By Jeff Bernstein

November 17, 2011

Filed under Sports Slideshows

This week the Massachusetts men's basketball team went head to head with Boston University and the hockey team faced off against Holy Cross and Northeastern. ...

Large rotation key during UMass’ early success

By Stephen Sellner

November 16, 2011

Filed under Men's Basketball

Through two games, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team has refused to take its foot off the gas pedal. Thanks to the quality minutes it is receiving throughout the roster, UMass (2-0) has been able to maintain this intensity and pressure for the entire 40 minutes of play, shu...