Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Smooth landing

By Herb Scribner

January 27, 2011

Maybe the Massachusetts men’s basketball team should have travel issues more often. Whether it was the delayed landing or not, the Minutemen (12-7, 4-2 Atlantic 10) earned another conference victory, 78-69, against Saint Bonaven...

Minutemen take on Saint Bonaventure

By Jay Asser

January 26, 2011

Jeff Bernstein/Collegian The schedule doesn’t get any easier for the Massachusetts men’s basketball team as it gets set to take on another formidable Atlantic 10 opponent in Saint Bonaventure on the road tonight....

Easy points, gym time concern for Kellogg

By Herb Scribner

January 26, 2011

On Jan. 22 at the Mullins Center, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team had a slew of chances to put away easy points and continue to pressure Atlantic 10-rival Richmond. These chances were ill-fated, however, as the...

Podcast – Men’s Hoops: Good, but not that good

By Nick O'Malley

January 23, 2011

From there, they discuss Anthony Gurley's role in the offense, where the team fits in Atlantic 10 and how vital Tracy Morgan is to the Minutemen. (The last one makes sense in context) Right-Click save as to download: CollegianCast 1-23 MHoop Note: I'm experimenting with names. Note 2:  The intro song ...

Spider-bitten

By Herb Scribner

January 23, 2011

Since Atlantic 10 play began, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team adopted a style of play that saw its prolific scorer Anthony Gurley work with the rest of the team in a pass-oriented offense. This was not the case on ...

Freddie Riley sparks UMass to 73-54 win

By Jay Asser

January 20, 2011

The Massachusetts men’s basketball team wrapped up its three-game road trip with a 73-54 win over Atlantic 10 opponent Charlotte to improve its conference record to 3-1 and overall record to 11-6. Guards Freddie Rile...

Duquesne pushing Temple for Atlantic 10’s best team

By Scott Cournoyer

January 19, 2011

The Duquesne University men’s basketball team was projected to finish eighth in the preseason polls this season, with three-time Atlantic 10 conference champions Temple University expected to take the crown once again. Last Saturda...

Video: UMass falls to Maine, 68-56

By Stephen Sellner

December 9, 2010

Videos and production from Wednesday night's game by Stephen Sellner. Press Conference   UMass-Maine Press Conference 12-8 from Daily Collegian on Vimeo. Highlights   UMass falls to Maine, 68-56 from Daily Colle...

UMass to play 7 games over winter break

By Herb Scribner

December 9, 2010

There’s no place like the Mullins Center for the holidays. As the University of Massachusetts campus empties out as students travel to their various destinations, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team will play a slew of games over winter break. Th...

Podcast: Men’s hoops, UMass fans and FBS

By Nick O'Malley

December 9, 2010

On the last night of production for the semester, Nick O'Malley and Jay Asser return to talk about the men's basketball team's recent slump, UMass' sports presence in Massachusetts and what a jump to FBS would mean for the UMass football team. Right Click, Save-As her...

Minutemen look to stay unbeaten against instate rival BC

By Herb Scribner

December 2, 2010

On Saturday night, the Massachusetts men’s basketball team will compete against Boston College at the TD Garden, home of the Boston Celtics in the Boston Tip-Off Classic. The Boston Classic will pit the undefeated Minutemen (7-0) against the historically-strong Eagles...

TD Garden resonates for Kellogg, Minutemen

By Jay Asser

December 2, 2010

When the Massachusetts men’s basketball team defeated a high-profile team in Memphis at the TD Garden last season, it turned heads both locally and nationally. If the Minutemen can remain undefeated after Saturday night’s contest against Boston College at the Garden, the...